Here's the new retirement goal: Love your job and keep working
12/08/2017
Retirement just might be the best time to spice up your career. Nearly 3 out of 4 Americans plan to work beyond traditional retirement age on at least a part-time basis, according to a recent Gallup poll of 718 adults. Close to 40 percent of those participating in the survey said they plan to retire after age 65. Believe it or not, more adults say they intend to extend their careers beyond retirement age because they would like to — not necessarily because they have to: 44 percent of...

How to be ready to apply for your next job before you need to look
12/04/2017
You’re just coming off that promotion you’d been angling for, and feeling great about the bump in pay, added responsibilities, bigger team, and the chance to make a deeper impact. You’re still settling into the new position, so the last thing on your mind is your next role after that. But maybe it should be. The point isn’t to encourage paranoid, presumptuous, or premature action–it’s just to make it clear that there are risks to  not  planning...

8 workplace predictions for 2018
11/28/2017
The end of a year and the promising start of another lap around the sun can often feel like an opportunity to make exciting changes, both personally and professionally. From considering a bold move across industries to the allure of obtaining your MBA or finally taking the plunge and asking for the raise you deserve, January 1 might feel like a catalyst to creating more fulfillment in your career. Before you take that leap of faith into job boards, job alerts, graduate school applications,...