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  1. The unisphere in Flushing, Queens in New York City. (Photo: Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

    How to Make the Most of a Gap Year in New York City

    If you are international student planning to take a gap year in the greatest city on the planet (that’s right, it’s NYC), here are some ideas to expedite your immersion into American culture – and make some cash so that you can really take advantage of the city. ...
  2. How to Address Gaps in Your Resume

    4 Tips for Addressing a Gap on Your Resume

    As the economy and consumer confidence steadily improve, we are slowly emerging out of the fiscal crisis of the last five years (wow, has it been that long?!). We’ve all had enough and, thankfully, we seem to be back on the upswing if rising home prices are any indication. ...
  3. Who You Know (Photo: iStockphoto)

    Is It Really All About Who You Know?

    You’ve heard that expression, it’s not about what you know, but who you know when trying to get a job.  That is only partially correct. ...
  4. Harvard University commencement (Photo: Robert Spencer/Getty Images)

    3 Reasons Why an MBA from a Lesser-Known School Isn’t Worth It

    First-round deadlines for business school applications are coming up and I’m starting to field questions from mid-career folk contemplating the value of an MBA. Every year, I get asked some form of this question: “Does it matter where I get my MBA?” and every year I give the same response: “Absolutely.” ...
  5. Positive Career Choices

    5 Ways to Identify a Positive Career Choice

    If you are lucky enough to be in a career that you love and have a job that you can’t wait to wake up to, congratulations, you are in the vast minority. ...
  6. Weston Clay NYC Book Events (Photo: iStockphoto)

    NYC Book Events, Part 3: Finding a Free Business Adviser

    Considering that I've spent seven years of my life studying English and a good deal more of it reading for pleasure, NYC Book Events is a natural evolution for me. After all, the subject of the business itself ...
  7. Hate losing? Be a winner! (Photo: iStockphoto)

    Do You Hate to Lose More Than You Love to Win?

    With the U.S. Open coming to town, it brings to mind past tennis greats.  Jimmy Connors, who won the U.S. Open five times in the 70s and 80s, is famous ...
  8. Take your career to the next level (Photo: iStockphoto)

    5 Ways to Take Your Career to the Next Level

    The first sign that it is time to take your career up a notch is the feeling of satisfaction and complacency that comes with getting too comfortable in your present role. ...
  9. Capitalize Your Network (Photo: iStockphoto)

    How to Capitalize on Your Network to Find Your Next Job

    Leveraging your network is a daily grind, especially when searching for your next opportunity. It can feel tedious managing a schedule of informational interviews, coffee chats and after-work cocktails. But  these meetings are vital to conducting a strong job search. ...
  10. How to Quit Your Job (Photo: iStockphoto)

    How to Quit Your Job

    Leaving a job on your own terms really is the sweetest feeling a professional can feel. Despite every bone in your body just aching to burst out of your seat and leave with your tall men blazing, you have to resist and maintain class. ...