Dear John: Will Absence Make Her Heart Grow Fonder? Doesn’t Sound Like It

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A college student worrying about a long distance relationship, a middle-aged man looking for a relationship, and an office worker afraid of the boss’ dogs. Dear John has advice for them all.

Twenty Tips for Surviving Your Twenties

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Sami Jankins was asked for a decade’s worth of pointers to live by by a friend who was turning 20. She dug deep and found them.

Economists Agree the Stimulus Improved the Economy. Surprised?

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After years of political and economic doom and gloom, should we celebrate good economic news and keep moving our country forward?

No More Doin’ Work

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Doyin Richards discusses his evolving life, his plans for the future, and shows us just how amazing and important change can be.

How the Career Advice We Give Our Kids is Failing Them

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The advice kids get about their career can have unexpected and unintended consequences years later.

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.

I Hated My Job. Here Is Why.

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Stanley Fritz discusses what makes up a toxic work environment, and how to get out of it.

A Man’s Guide to Surviving Unemployment

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5 tips on navigating a hostile job market with focus and calm from Steve Harper, a life-long freelancer.

May Call For Submissions- HELP WANTED: Best, Worst, Oddest Guyhood Jobs

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Have you worked an absolutely terrible job, a truly odd job, or a dream job? Guyhood wants your story.

Why I Refuse To Be Black and Angry

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Life can be rough at times for African Americans. But, the writer of this piece is annoyed at the ‘Woe Is Me’ attitude prevalent in certain sectors of the Black community.

RealLifeStarter: The Kickstarter That Encourages Millennials To Get Real Jobs (Video)

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Here is a comedic look at the sometimes difficult lives of young creatives.

Monsters University and Being a Young Man

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Monsters University reminds us that failing does not always stop us from achieving our dreams, something that more young men desperately need to hear.

How a Chainsaw Made Me a Better Man

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Awarding “Man Points” for stereotypically masculine actions is misleading and can be damaging. But I love how that chainsaw helped me grow.

“That’s why the recent budget deal that cut military benefits by $6B is a problem, don’t ya think?”

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This comment by Tom Brechlin on the post From Colonel and Pentagon Aide to Homeless

The 11 Ultimate Rules to Triumphing Workplace Politics

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Keay Nigel with some tips for guys entering the workforce.

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.