| May 27, 2014
| 11:31 AM
After the dark days following 9/11, I was laid off from my high-level corporate job, and it was devastating. Not only had my world turned upside down from the tragedy, but I lost my employment in a way that stripped me of my self-esteem and my sense of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Almost 60% of U.S. employees at LinkedIn are white or Asian men, including about 70% of the executive ranks, reflecting the broader lack of women and minorities working in the technology industry.
“Over the past few years, we’ve experienced...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Dear Joyce: My husband is looking for a job for the first time in more than 10 years. I've read a lot of articles about resume writing and things seem to have changed. What do you think are the very most important things to know about writing resumes in...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Del. Jon Cardin rejected Thursday the endorsement of a Baltimore-based rapper after learning that the man who calls himself Ski Money is facing charges of human trafficking.
Cardin, a candidate for attorney general, said he knew nothing of the rapper'...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Thinking of quitting your job to start your own venture? You need to plan a smooth exit. And that means resigning as graciously as possible.
You may have been planning to say something along the lines of "take this job and shove it,"...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Ashley Haws and Orest Sopka were friends who played together on a soccer team in Chicago. They both loved the water.
Saturday morning, Sopka invited Haws and other friends for a day trip to New Buffalo, Mich. on his sleek motor boat. They were on...
| May 9, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Reports are saying Apple may acquire Beats Electronics, but in the meantime the Cupertino, Calif., giant has for sure landed another figure in tech: Nokia's former camera expert.
Apple has hired Ari Partinen, who previously was senior engineer on Nokia'...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The close of May brings with it so many iconic images: warm temperatures, blooming foliage and a long line of college graduates who stride across stages nationwide to accept diplomas, snap selfies and solemnly move tassels from right to left,...
| May 12, 2014
| 10:15 AM
The art of the selfie can be a lot more complicated than fish faces and flattering angles, particularly for recent college graduates trying to nail a job.
To address the issue and make sure Millennials aren't posting frat party pictures as their job...
| May 16, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A couple times a week, I receive email such as these: "Please recommend some retail outlets where I can find your selections, as there are many I would like to try" or "I enjoyed your column, but I am a little disappointed in attempting to find some of...
| May 18, 2014
| 5:20 PM
The relationship between George O'Leary and UCF fans has reached The Jerry Springer Show status at times over the last decade. A few folding chairs and expletives have been cast O'Leary's way, not to mention the occasional jab at one his 8x10...