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It Was The Best of Times, The Most Indulgent of Times


How the Language in Job Ads Affects the Quality of Applicants

Ads have a better chance of drawing excellent candidates when they emphasize what the job offers, rather than what it requires, according to the results of a new psychological study. ... More>


Your Personality and Career Sculpt Each Other

Some people seem destined for their careers just by virtue of their personality traits and ambitions. But could the opposite also be true? Could our jobs actually affect our personalities? ... More>


It was the best of times, the most indulgent of times

Young Americans have gotten a fair share of criticism in recent decades. College students in particular—and those leaving college to enter the work force—have been described as self-absorbed and entitled, […]... More>


Burnout Comes in Three Varieties

There may be at least three types of “burnout syndrome” – that is, the fatigue, cynicism, and professional inefficacy that comes with work-related stress. ... More>