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Emily Reagan   


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I balance working hard to reach my financial goals and spending time with my son. I never want him to feel neglected.

Now that I have a higher salary, I can work 40-50 hours a week instead of 60 and still be financial…

Chris Boutté   


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I've applied for 493 jobs since I got laid off a year ago. Getting a remote job has become so hard.

Trevon Gripper never thought he'd get rejected from almost 500 jobs. He's now relocating to Seattle…

Thibault Spirlet   


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I was poached and then laid off 60 days later. I was embarrassed to talk about it, but doing so helped me get my next job.

The layoff was a shock because the company had put in so much effort to poach me, make an attractiv…

Shubhangi Goel   


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Job interviews are about to get a whole lot more stressful

Quarterbacks take this test to get into the NFL. You might have to take it to get your next job.

Scott Nover   


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A millennial who switched from working on oil rigs to wind turbines says he's been promoted faster in renewable energy

Shaun Mitchell advanced from a wind technician to a supervisor within a few years after leaving the…

Catherine Boudreau   


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I retrained as a plumber after being laid off from my media job and becoming a mom. I love the flexibility.

R.J. Fenton, 40, opted to reskill as a plumber after she became a single mom during the pandemic.

Alexandra Bacon   


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I quit bartending and doubled my income when I got into marketing. My only regret is not leaving the service industry sooner.

Brittany Betts started working at Twin Peaks to pay her way through college. She quit in 2021 and q…

Perri Ormont Blumberg   


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I was laid off 3 times and now I can't even get a temporary 'bridge job' as a barista. I've lost faith in the job market.

A 34-year-old who was laid off in November 2023 always thought she could fall back on a "bridge job…

Jane Zhang   


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I'm horrible at job interviews, so I asked an expert for advice before a big opportunity. Her tips helped me land the job.

Melissa Petro worked for herself for years after developing interview anxiety. When a big job oppor…

Melissa Petro   


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I quit my career to live off my savings but lost everything in a financial crisis. I'm struggling to get back on my feet.

The author quit his career in accounting and put all his savings in a bank in Lebanon. But a financ…

J.D. Harlock   


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I got laid off at 55 after 2 decades at the same company but bounced back quickly thanks to my network.

Jay Cadmus was laid off at 55. He shared how building a network on LinkedIn helped him land his nex…

Ella Hopkins   


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I'm Gen X and about to retire. I'm excited to have more time for things I love, but stressed about financial stability.

I started working when I was 13 and haven't stopped. As a Gen Xer, I'm ready to retire but also wor…

Robin Catalano   


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Gen Z Anthropic worker fears AI may replace her job within 3 years

Avital Balwit argued that her job and many others are heading for obsolescence, and those who ignor…

Beatrice Nolan   


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I burned out chasing money and hustle culture's standards. Now, I'm taking a 'no shame' approach to my business.

Deya Aliaga tried to get her business to a seven-figure yearly revenue and burned out. By rejecting…

Charissa Cheong   


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Posting about my low-paid job on TikTok helped me earn big. Now I can do what I love without worrying about money.

Allison Chen wasn't convinced that she was cut out for a low-paid pastry job, but posting about her…

Charissa Cheong   


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These are some of the highest-paying jobs for digital nomads

Data scientists working remotely earn $132,000 on average. Business analysts and project managers c…

Tim Paradis   


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I'm a boomer who's about to retire at 59. I'm nervous about retirement because I'll have less income and too much free time.

A boomer is retiring after 20 years in teaching. Her pension will be less than half her salary, so …

Laura Landsbaum   


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I can afford to go months without my main gig because my side hustle supports me. Here's how I set it up.

Ana Julia Gomes turned to Fiverr and Upwork when the writer's strike left her without work. Monetiz…

Elle Hardy   


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A woman laid off 5 months pregnant says disclosing her pregnancy in job interviews killed her prospects of getting hired

A former marketing director's LinkedIn post sheds light on the hiring discrimination pregnant women…

Alexandra Bacon