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Premium Strategy 2020-11-25T19:49:36Z
Todd Markson

24 podcasts picked by industry leaders, executives, and business school professors that are almost as good as getting an MBA

Top leaders are listening to everything from "Reply All" to the stories of TED speakers — and swear these podcasts are as good as a business degree.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-25T19:37:13Z
Morgan Overholt

A 34-year-old freelancer who quit the job she hated and now makes $200,000 a year debunks 5 of the biggest myths she's encountered about becoming your own boss

Graphic designer Morgan Overholt felt underpaid and overworked, so she quit her job and went to work for herself, learning key lessons along the way.
Premium Enterprise 2020-11-25T17:00:02Z
Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, or AWS, the retail giant's cloud-computing business.

Amazon Web Services salaries revealed: These 12 cloud jobs fetch as much as $185,000 in base pay — and this is what it takes to get hired

These are the highest-paying jobs at AWS, including key responsibilities and how many years of experience they require.
Premium Premium 2020-11-25T17:00:00Z

[SLIDE DECK] Six Figure Side Hustles 2020

Whether you're doing it to pay off student loans or pursue an unfulfilled passion, you may be able to turn your side hustle into a high-paying career.
Premium Finance 2020-11-25T15:43:00Z

5 books to read if you want to get started as a real estate agent

合约数字币和虚拟币home prices have hit historic highs, luring many new brokers. These books, by top names from Ryan Serhant to Gary Keller, can kick-start your career.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-25T13:00:00Z

PRESENTING: How to get a job at Google, Amazon, or Microsoft, according to current and former employees and senior recruiters

Be curious, passionate, think big, have an original story to tell recruiters, and be ready to be tested on the big tech companies' values.
Premium Careers Contributors 2020-11-25T12:01:09Z

A recruitment boss at King, which developed Candy Crush, says the trick to nailing an interview lies in 2 key questions

Aparicio says there are two key questions to think about when it comes to your interview — one to ask and one to answer.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-11-24T17:20:00Z

The late Alex Trebek hosted more than 8,200 'Jeopardy!' episodes, with his last slated to air on Christmas Day. Here's a look at his life and legacy, from his start as a Canadian sports announcer to Emmy-winning millionaire.

Trebek filmed a record number of "Jeopardy!" episodes before his death. New shows with guest hosts including Ken Jennings start production this week.
Premium Careers 2020-11-24T16:47:03Z

Healthcare is set to see massive job growth over the next decade. From nurses to doctors, here's the education and skills you need to break into the medical field.

Some nursing positions require just a bachelor's degree while others need a master's. Future doctors have years of school ahead of them.
Careers 2020-11-24T14:05:27Z

Industries like healthcare, tech, and education are poised to add a lot of high-paying jobs in the next decade. We found how to break into those fields.

An in-depth look into the educational and training requirements for several careers poised to grow rapidly over the next ten years.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-24T12:30:48Z

How to get hired at Microsoft, according to current and former engineers and recruiters

Be curious, passionate, and collaborative — and be ready to be quizzed on Microsoft's products.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-23T15:51:00Z

Satya Nadella overhauled Microsoft's hypercompetitive 'stack rankings' to reward collaboration between employees. Here's how performance reviews work now, according to the HR chief.

Microsoft performance reviews involve three main criteria — individual impact is just one. Now the tech giant optimizes for inclusion and innovation.
Careers 2020-11-23T15:22:00Z

The top 10 coding languages recruiters are looking for right now — and how to learn them online for free

An analysis of Indeed.com job listings revealed which languages are the most highly sought after, including C++ and Javascript.
Premium Finance 2020-11-23T15:04:00Z

DON'T MISS NEXT WEEK: Elite recruiters from The Carlyle Group, Apollo, and Bain Capital will break down how to get hired in private equity

Join Business Insider for an exclusive live event to learn what it takes to land a coveted job at top private-equity firms.
Premium Finance 2020-11-23T14:13:00Z

Meet 10 recruiters and career coaches that can help you nab a 6-figure job at consulting firms like McKinsey and Bain

The independent experts shared advice they'd give to candidates interested in consulting roles, or how they can develop transferrable skills.
Premium Careers 2020-11-23T13:35:00Z

Inside the rise of the 'career influencer,' a growing group of content creators using TikTok and LinkedIn to disrupt the $11 billion coaching industry

These creators use their social-media followings to help early-career and young professionals navigate an uncertain working world.
Advertising 2020-11-23T13:33:00Z

Inside Amazon: Everything we know about the e-commerce giant's growing advertising business

Amazon is building a giant ad business, but other retailers like Walmart and Instacart are trying to chip away at its dominance.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-23T13:25:00Z

The 30 highest-rated US and UK CEOs during the coronavirus pandemic, according to employees

Jobs website Glassdoor analyzed thousands of anonymous employee reviews to find which CEOs are leading well during these difficult times.
Premium Careers 2020-11-22T14:20:00Z

2.3 million high-paying, high-growth jobs: How to plan career success in the 2020s

We used economic data to rank the best jobs of the future — and industry insiders revealed the best career paths for fields that are set to boom.
Finance 2020-11-22T13:30:00Z

Management consulting salaries revealed: How much top firms like McKinsey and PwC pay everyone from interns to C-suite execs

Here's exactly how much you could get paid at some of the world's top consulting firms, whether you're an MBA grad or an experienced executive.
Careers 2020-11-21T15:00:00Z

PRESENTING: A dating app ghostwriter and consultant who charges $2,500 a month shares what her job is like — and her best tips for creating the perfect profile

Online dating profile expert Meredith Golden recommended having a great first photo and avoiding using apps after 5 p.m. on weekends.
Enterprise 2020-11-21T15:00:00Z

An Air Force veteran who taught himself to code explains how he started a nonprofit that has educated other vets on how to get jobs in tech

Air Force veteran Jerome Hardaway couldn't find a job when he left the military until he learned coding. Now, he's helping other veterans do the same.
Careers 2020-11-21T13:41:48Z

Job diary: I'm an LA doctor who runs a ketamine-infusion therapy program to help people overcome depression, anxiety, and trauma

Anesthesiologist David Mahjoubi says most clients express newfound energy with the treatments — this is how it works.
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How to take vacation as a freelancer without losing out on new business

Scared to take vacation out of fear of losing key clients? Seasoned freelancers reveal how they make taking time off seamless and stress-free.
Retail 2020-11-20T17:17:00Z

How Ocean Spray harvests 100 billion cranberries in just six weeks

Just as a TikTok of Ocean Spray Cranberry juice went viral, Ocean Spray farmers were already hustling to harvest 100 billion cranberries in six weeks
Law 2020-11-20T15:26:00Z

Big Law career guide: here's the latest news on pay, hiring, and hot practice areas

The latest news on Big Law hiring, compensation, layoffs, law school recruiting, diploma privilege, people moves, hot practice areas.
Premium Law 2020-11-20T14:31:00Z

How to impress interviewers and land a job at elite global law firm Baker McKenzie, according to its recruitment director, hiring partner, and 2 industry recruiters

Hiring experts share what it takes to land a job at the Am Law firm, from an interest in cross-border work to getting to know its diverse culture.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-20T14:10:00Z

A 24-year-old Roblox developer making over $1 million a year shares how he launched his own game development studio

After making $100,000 in revenue in a single month from one of his Roblox games, Alex Hicks dropped out of school and started his company RedManta.
Premium Careers 2020-11-20T12:38:41Z

Waze CMO Erin Clift has had a string of coveted marketing jobs at Google and Spotify — here are her 4 tips for landing a similar role

If you want to work for big tech brands you have to network, read the news, be open-minded, and think outside the box, according to Erin Clift.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T21:01:00Z

A 32-year-old software engineer went through a 'super stressful' interview process at Amazon — but turned down the $167,006 offer. Here's how she decided other things were more important than money, without burning any bridges.

Nastya Kholodova thought working for a big US tech giant was the best way to know she had "made it" as a developer, but ultimately decided against it.
Strategy 2020-11-19T17:58:00Z

We asked a career expert to build the perfect résumé. Here's a template you can use to update your CV and land a dream job.

Amanda Augustine, career expert at Talent Inc., created a résumé example that will serve as a helpful guide to any job-seeker.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T17:54:07Z

I'm a 29-year-old Instagram influencer who made $17,000 in one month. Here's how I turned my love of fruit into a lucrative business.

Marley Mauvais works 12-hour days trying out new recipes, filming content for social media, and producing and shipping her signature food products.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T17:50:00Z

I'm a professional cuddler who gets paid up to $100 an hour for a cuddling session. Here's how I got started, and how I transitioned to video sessions during the pandemic.

Madelon Guinazzo's business has over 1,600 contractors who offer virtual eye-gazing sessions and guided meditation to clients seeking human connection.
Premium Law 2020-11-19T16:42:00Z

9 recession-proof legal practice areas set to boom, according to top lawyers and recruiters

Attorneys across different practice areas and prominent legal recruiters share what kinds of lawyers will be in high demand in the coming years.
2020-11-19T16:00:00Z

AI-powered learning tools are on track to transform the modern workplace for good

A new era of automation will help workers constantly acquire new skills on the job and at large scale through the use of AI-powered tools.
Premium Careers 2020-11-19T09:29:00Z

Suits and generalities: 4 mistakes to avoid if you want to succeed in Amazon's rigorous application process

From being general to not asking questions in interviews, these errors could automatically disqualify you from getting a job at the e-commerce giant.
Education 2020-11-18T22:20:00Z

54 free online courses from the best colleges in the US — including Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

E-learning platforms increase access to top schools and Ivy League universities. Here's how to take their courses for free (or earn a paid certificate).
Premium Careers 2020-11-18T22:07:00Z
Tech 2020-11-18T18:35:14Z

I'm a DoorDash delivery driver who makes anywhere from $200 to $800 a week. Here's what I wish I knew before signing up to drive for the company.

Mike Hayes likes the flexibility but wishes DoorDash — which just filed its IPO paperwork — would send PPE or offer hazard pay during COVID-19.
Premium Premium 2020-11-18T17:00:00Z

[SLIDE DECK] Six Figure Side Hustles 2020

Whether you're doing it to pay off student loans or pursue an unfulfilled passion, you may be able to turn your side hustle into a high-paying career.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-18T16:58:55Z

PhDs and business leaders weigh in on the costs and benefits of getting your doctorate degree, and how to decide if it's the right move for your career

Consider not just the financial costs of a PhD but the time commitment and value it'll offer your career trajectory, experts suggested.
Premium Careers 2020-11-18T14:53:00Z

38 common résumé mistakes that hurt your chances of getting hired

Sloppy formatting, egocentric phrasing, and awkward selfies are some of the things that could cause hiring managers to pass.
Careers 2020-11-17T18:31:00Z

8 free classes from Bill Gates' favorite websites that you can sign up for right now to teach yourself to code

If you find yourself looking for things to do at 合约数字币和虚拟币home, now's a great time to sign up for a class on JavaScript or SQL.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-17T16:15:00Z

I left my $500,000 a year job in tech after starting my own thriving coaching business. Here's the email template that helped me land my first 10 paying clients.

Susie Moore left her 6-figure job once her side hustle as a life coach took off, thanks to one email she sent to her network for referral clients.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-17T15:54:46Z

I charge up to $350,000 to coach ultra-wealthy families on Ivy League admissions and academics. Some parents fly me out on private planes and others send me Rolex watches as thank-you gifts.

Silicon Valley-based Allen Koh is considering a multi-month trip to Asia to visit international clients. His business is booming amid the pandemic.
Careers 2020-11-17T15:26:00Z

Here's how much 30 types of hospital workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic are paid

Registered nurses in hospitals earn an average of $79,400 a year, and nursing assistants in hospitals earn $32,550 a year.
Careers 2020-11-17T14:31:59Z

I'm a chess grandmaster who's made over $280,000 from esports tournaments. As the highest-rated blitz player in the world, I spend up to 7 hours a day playing chess online.

Hikaru Nakamura became a grandmaster at 15, dropped out of college to pursue chess, and was the first pro chess player to sign with an esports team.
Strategy 2020-11-16T22:31:00Z

Job diary: I'm a 32-year-old porn star making five figures a month from 合约数字币和虚拟币home during the pandemic. My secret weapon is my gift of gab.

"I'm known as a diva in the industry," says Romi Rain, who works 9-to-5 days and films, edits, and uploads her own content during the pandemic.
Premium Strategy 2020-11-16T17:54:06Z

A sports professional who paid $50,000 to get her MBA online shares how it helped her land an executive role in the NFL

Chanelle S. Reynolds was promoted from a ticket sales associate to the director of group sales for the Washington Football Team after just one year.
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