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Should You Apply For a Job You’re Not Qualified For?

“Women only apply for jobs when they are 100 percent qualified. Men, on the other hand, tend to […]

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Trash Grains to Treasure: Student Entrepreneurs Innovate for Change

Working as a server at a restaurant in San Diego, Rey Mustafa watched kitchen staff throw away huge, […]

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Experiencing Wage Theft? How to Know and How to Fix It

At the end of every shift as a server in Okoboji, Iowa, Rachel was required to pay up. […]

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How a Hair Pulling Disorder Inspired a Smart Bracelet Startup

For more than 20 years, Aneela Idnani Kumar hid her hair pulling disorder. Disguising her absent eyebrows with […]

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How to Start Saving a Little When You Don’t Earn a Lot

Whether by our parents, grandparents, teachers or older siblings, we’ve all been lectured on the importance of saving […]

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Building a Better Bike Helmet by Reinventing the Wheel

Jordan Klein and David Hall’s ideal bike helmet doesn’t look like a bike helmet at all. It’s a […]

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What to Know About Starting Your Own Nonprofit

So, you want to make a difference, huh? It’s one thing to have an interesting idea to improve […]

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When You Have Student Loan Debt — and Your Friends Don’t

Each spring, Sarah Ober plans a vacation with her best friend. Ober, 26, has significant student debt. Her […]

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Finding a Mentor Can Be Tricky. Here’s How To Do It.

It was just an email. But that’s all it took for Alex Robinson, now a human resources manager […]

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How Our Student Loans Are Making Us Sick

By the time Camille Kraljic and her partner finish graduate school programs this May, they will have a […]

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Bullied By Your Boss? Here’s What You Can Do About It

Sarah’s supervisor never raised her voice. But Sarah, then 21, felt berated nonetheless, often personally insulted if she […]

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How to Be Authentic at Work While Keeping Up Appearances

Most people would never lie on a resume. But what about saying you’re outgoing when you’re really not? […]