Job & Career

How to Write Emails That Actually Get Answered

Email: It’s the thing we love to hate… or at least complain about. But it’s also the key to new opportunities. “Emails matter because they’re how doors open and close all day long,” says Danny Rubin, author of Wait, How Do I Write This Email? Whether you’re looking for a new job or reconnecting with an old boss, networking experts share exactly what to write (and not to write) to get the response you’re hoping for.

How to Be a Good Boss at Home

Hiring someone to look after your kids, do the cleaning, or take care of an aging relative gives you freedom and peace of mind, but the intimate nature of the relationship can make things tricky. Here, a concise guide to getting it right.

Why You Need to Take More Vacation Time—and How to Get the Best Deals

Over 662 million vacation days were wasted last year. It’s time to take back your vacation.

What 5 Highly Successful People Do Every Morning When They Wake Up

What is the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning?

How to Get Back Into the Workforce

Whether you’ve been home raising kids, on furlough due to downsizing, or out for family issues, Jennifer Gefsky, a cofounder of Après, a company specializing in career transitions, has smart strategies for coming back strong.

The 10 Most Popular Jobs For Recent Grads

Yes, assistant did make the list.