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Exclusive Red Dawn: We need to fight back

Exclusive Red Dawn: We need to fight back

If your town were to be invaded tomorrow– by aliens, by enemy armies, whatever– would you have the courage to fight back? It’s not a question many of us will face in our lives, but it’s...
Good New Year’s Resolutions for College Students

Good New Year’s Resolutions for College Students

January 1st: the start of a new year and, for many college students, a time to reflect between semesters. With the new year comes New Year’s resolutions, too. How can you tell if your resolutions...
What to Expect for Your First Job: Fact vs. Fiction

What to Expect for Your First Job: Fact vs. Fiction

Myths are fun. If you swallow chewing gum, will it stick in your stomach for seven years? If you drop a penny off the Empire State Building, does it become a deadly weapon? When you get your first job,...
Facebook Becomes Your New Job-Search Friend

Facebook Becomes Your New Job-Search Friend

Instead of getting fired from your job for trolling Facebook or posting pictures during the day, you can now use it to find a new career opportunity. Facebook’s Social Jobs Partnership app, which officially...
Ultimate Guide for Surviving Your Entry-Level Job

Ultimate Guide for Surviving Your Entry-Level Job

If you’ve ever changed careers, you know what a challenge it can be to settle in to a new position. But what if you’ve been in the workforce for several years and suddenly find yourself in an entry-level...
4 Tips for becoming everyone’s favorite coworker

4 Tips for becoming everyone’s favorite coworker

Even if you’ve managed to work out a virtual agreement with your workplace or you’re a full-time freelancer, chances are you’ve experienced the mixed blessing of coworkers at least once on your...
7 In-Demand Jobs for Master Multitaskers

7 In-Demand Jobs for Master Multitaskers

As such, being a master multitasker isn’t about talking on the phone, updating a spreadsheet and listening to music all at the same time—a sure recipe for sloppy work. It’s about being able to efficiently...
Best Things Your References Can Say About You

Best Things Your References Can Say About You

Here’s a part of the job-search process we don’t talk about enough: briefing your references. Yes, that’s right, briefing them. It’s simply not enough to offer names and numbers to your potential...
Tech Workers are Less Likely to Be Unemployed

Tech Workers are Less Likely to Be Unemployed

Sick of hearing about — and maybe feeling like a victim of — high unemployment? Then maybe it’s time to work on those tech skills. The average unemployment rate for tech jobs is about 6 percent,...
Do Our Gadgets Really Threaten Airplanes?

Do Our Gadgets Really Threaten Airplanes?

Electronic devices and airplanes.  Is there a risk?  Do our gadgets really threaten aviation safety? Anyone who’s flown in the past 20 years knows that the reminder to turn off your cell phones is...
Summer Flings Make Me Feel Fine

Summer Flings Make Me Feel Fine

Life has a sense of humor; sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s tragic and sometimes that asshole, called life, is a bit of a pecker as she peppers your life with copious amounts of ironic sorrow. It’s...
Seven Ways to Let a Date Down Easy

Seven Ways to Let a Date Down Easy

Letting someone down can be difficult. You want to be clear that you are not interested, but at the same it is important to 1) be respectful to the other person and 2) be consistent with your own personal...
Remaining Friends with an Ex: The Research is in!

Remaining Friends with an Ex: The Research is in!

Those four little words that you have been dreading just spilled out of your partner’s mouth: Let’s. Just. Be. Friends. Although you are heartbroken, you ask yourself, “A friendship would be better...
Read This Before Saying, ‘I Love You.’

Read This Before Saying, ‘I Love You.’

In a relationship, who do you think is more likely to say “I love you” first – men or women?  If you are like most people, you might be tempted to say women.  In a recent study, 64% of participants...
Face it: Looks Matter, But So Does Your Attitude

Face it: Looks Matter, But So Does Your Attitude

I just spent nearly an hour chatting with New York psychologist Vivian Diller, author of  face it: What Women Really Feel as Their Looks Change, about aging, dating, beauty, attraction and the role looks...
When Love and Career Collide

When Love and Career Collide

Like most women in my post-feminist generation, I grew up knowing exactly what I did not want when it came to love and work. I did not want to sacrifice my personal life at the altar of the all-consuming...
Why a Man Chooses One Woman over Another

Why a Man Chooses One Woman over Another

Perhaps you imagine that love is mysterious and that what draws two people together is subject to the alignment of the stars in the sky. The truth, however, is that several factors are magnets which draw...
Three Ways to Know if He’s a Good Guy

Three Ways to Know if He’s a Good Guy

When you first meet a guy or have simply gone on a few dates with him, it can be hard to tell if he is a truly good guy – or just acting like one until he shows you who he really is. Well, fear not,...
How to Tell if It’s Romance or Friendship

How to Tell if It’s Romance or Friendship

James, in his mid-30s, was ready to meet his life partner, get married and have children. After dating many women, he met Cindy. “She is really beautiful, although I’m not sure she’s my type. But...
How to Rekindle the Spark in Your Relationship

How to Rekindle the Spark in Your Relationship

Whether you have been in a relationship for a month or 20 years, it is difficult to maintain that same spark you had when you first met. It is common to get so comfortable with your partner that you begin...
4 Simple Ways To Make Your Relationships Stronger

4 Simple Ways To Make Your Relationships Stronger

For most people with a healthy perspective on dating and relationships, dating is ultimately about 1 thing; forging a lasting and loving, long term relationship. Now it’s not that you can’t and shouldn’t...