Don’t Have a BA? Apply Anyway, Guys

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An interview with a business man who’d hire you without a BA.

When Should You Accept Failure or Admit Success?

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A student asks the most difficult question a professor ever had to handle.

Hard Evidence: Are Young People’s Job Prospects Improving?

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Recessions always hit young people hard.

The Good Millenials

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Millenials get slaughtered in the media for being ignorant, lazy, wishy-washy and entitled, but the ones Patrick Brothwell knows don’t demonstrate that at all.

3 Feminist Lessons From Beyoncé, LeBron, and Eva Longoria

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Alyssa Rosenberg takes a closer look at what men can learn from women and why men and women need to be equally invested in pay equality.

From Colonel and Pentagon Aide to Homeless

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After serving his country, Col. Robert Freniere finds himself homeless. Unfortunately, his story is far from unique.

Raising the Minimum Wage to $10.10 Could Lift Nearly 5 Million Out of Poverty

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A higher minimum wage would also erase half of the uptick in poverty created by the recession.

Diversifying our Opportunities

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In our male-dominated economy, it’s women who provide the most opportunity for us to grow. Conrad Liveris explores what we stand to gain through gender equality.

Front Row to a Dark Drama: A Good Man Loses

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Reverend Neil O’Farrell with a heartbreaking story of homelessness and those times when our help feels helpless.

Transforming the Space Between Inner Change and Social Change

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Lodro Rinzler on turning the will to do good work into actual good work.

South African Boy Inspires Philadelphia Woman to Pour Coffee

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A 16-year-old boy in foster care is the inspiration behind an award-winning, Philadelphia-based social venture which helps bridge the gap between foster care and interdependence.

Why I Decided to Stop Being Underemployed

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N.C. Harrison completed graduate school and wound up back at the old job that he had worked as an undergraduate. Then he decided to quit and follow his dreams.

My Wife and I Don’t Have Jobs. This Makes People Nervous.

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Mike Sliwa believes people worry about the future and miss the present.

How Do You Know Which Day-to-Day Tasks Will Lead You to Success?

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David Kaiser, on high-value tasks vs low-value tasks. Knowing what to choose, and how to say NO.

Pride and Recession

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Brian Shea has seen a recessionary job market before, and knows he’s lucky to have come through it, and learned from it.

After 32 Years, Butterball Will Begin Hiring Men for Their ‘Turkey Talk’ Hotline

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Butterball has never hired men for their turkey hotline, but after 32 years they think it may be time.