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Podcast: Some Work Breaks Are More Effective Than Others:


Many of us take breaks at work, but some breaks work better than others at helping us stay effective. Wall Street Journal contributor Heidi Mitchell talks about studies that set out to find which ...


Bill Gates reveals what he'd study if he were a college freshman today:




What Skills Are Rated Most Difficult When it Comes to Innovation? (The Answer Might Surprise You):


A common misconception is that innovation can't be taught. Similar to how some people believe that artists are born, not made - innovation has often seemed to be the purview of the great thinkers, the ...


What to Consider Before Retiring in a College Town:


The advantages, at first blush, are clear: a stimulating atmosphere, opportunities for continuing education, a diverse population, a stable economy (for the most part), and, frequently, lots of restaurants, ...


S#!t yeah! Swearing makes you stronger:


If you've ever lifted something unexpectedly heavy while uttering coarse expletives, you'll be happy to learn that psychologists have now shown that swearing aloud actually makes you a little bit stronger. ...


8 Essential Qualities Necessary to Be Great in Relationships:




Google exec, Mark Cuban agree that these college majors are the most robot-resistant:


If self-made billionaire Mark Cuban was starting college right now, he'd choose philosophy as his major over accounting. Marguerite Ward Full Story: http://www.cnbc.com/2017/04/21/these-college-majors-are-the-most-robot-resistant.html *** University ...


USA Today - How to teach a girl to lead: Montana state legislator Ellie Hill Smith :


'You made me feel special,' an 8-year-old said. 'I am going to run for office too, just like you!' There are some similarities between speaking in front of the Montana State Legislature and speaking ...


This coding startup trains autistic people to take on the tech industry:


People on the autism spectrum are getting the support and skills they need to break into the tech industry. And it's all thanks to a new program for autistic people, by autistic people. A new ...


Career Coach: Build your confidence by asking yourself these five questions:


Confidence. It's a state of mind, a way of being and a belief in one's self. We know it when we see it. It's courage, energy, self-assuredness and a comfort in one's own skin. Lack of confidence can ...


6 Ways to Ask for Advice Without the Dreaded 'Can I Pick Your Brain?':




The Smokey Generation's new Smokejumper Collection - Video:


I am so excited to announce the launch of The Smokey Generation's new Smokejumper Collection (Great Video) https://www.facebook.com/TheSmokeyGeneration/videos/592207177608474/ . Last summer, with ...


Make a job fair work for you:




6 Must-Haves for Your Data Science Resume:


With all of the recent talk and tech articles about how hot data scientists are in the job market, many data pros in a job now might be getting a bit restless. But technologists that have been out ...


How The Most Successful People Start And End Their Workdays:




Today's TED Talk - Know your worth, and then ask for it:


Your boss probably isn't paying you what you're worth -- instead, they're paying you what they think you're worth. Take the time to learn how to shape their thinking. Pricing consultant Casey Brown shares ...


These 13 online classes will help you jump-start your career this year -- and they're all $10:


With 2017 still so young, there's no better time to set goals for yourself. Even if you've already let one New Year's Resolution slip away, there's plenty of time to start a new one. With this in mind, ...


5 words you should never use in a job interview:


Receiving an invitation to a job interview is both exciting and nerve-racking. It can also be highly competitive depending on the industry and economy. That's why it's necessary for you to prepare ...


"Being Engaged In The Community Is Better For Your Business" PowerHouse Montana For Women, 3/27, Kalispell:


Mentor Monday series offers resources for women PowerHouse Montana http://www.powerhousemt.org , the online platform connecting Montana women to the mentors and resources they need to succeed, ...


Young workers highly sought-after at Flathead HS Career Fair:


"It's great for the freshman to be able to look at these different careers and be able to explore them because it can help them choose what they want to as far as elective classes their junior and senior ...


How To Get Ready To Give A Speech Faster!:




What Does It Take to Climb Up the Ladder?:


What drives success? Cognitive skills are important, but so are harder-to-measure strengths that fall under the heading of what is sometimes called character. Richard V. Reeves, of the Brookings Institution, ...


Five New Authors Share Insights on Personal Growth:


During a recent event organized by the Authors@Wharton speaker series, Wharton management professor Adam Grant hosted five new authors of recently released business books. Here is each author's "lightning ...


7 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Do Before 7 a.m.:


While it may take some trial and error to find your ideal morning routine, it will be worth the challenge in the end since it will make you more successful both professionally and personally. Success ...


11 Ways Successful People Deal With People They Don't Like:




10 hard skills to learn that will last a lifetime:


To survive growing up on a remote cattle ranch in the middle of Wyoming, I needed to be scrappy, gritty, and tenacious. If I wasn't keeping an eye out for rattle snakes, I was avoiding horned bulls from ...


This 75-Year Harvard Study Found the 1 Secret to Leading a Fulfilling Life:




Why Mindfulness Is Your New Secret Weapon:


You've heard that Kobe Bryant meditates, and that most pro athletes perform their best while in a flow state. But what does that mean, and how do you get there? Three new books attempt to demystify ...


First-year doctors will be allowed to work 24-hour shifts starting in July:


The controversial decision ends the latest phase in a decades-old discussion over how to balance physician training with the safety and needs of patients whose care is sometimes handled by young, sleep-deprived ...
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If You Want to Be Happy at Work, Have a Life Outside of It:


We spend most of our adult waking hours working. Half of Americans continue to work when they reach their mid-sixties, and, according to a 2015 Gallup survey, full-time American employees work an average ...

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