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  • 5 popular pieces of career advice you should actually just ignore

    5 popular pieces of career advice you should actually just ignore

    Via MIC : People love to give advice about pretty much anything — relationships, jobs, money, you name it. And without the sage counsel of those who came before us, where would we be? (Living in a van down by the river, probably.) But don’t just follow these clichés blindly. […]

  • Will jobs exist in 2050?

    Will jobs exist in 2050?

    Via The Guardian : Will jobs exist in 2050? Sophisticated machines are fast outpacing jobs. What does this mean for the future of work? And if there are no jobs, what we will do with our time? There’s no question that technology is drastically changing the way we work, but what […]

  • This Is What It Means For The Future Of Pharma

    This Is What It Means For The Future Of Pharma

    Via Med Reps : This Is What It Means For The Future Of Pharma Our mothers always advised it — think of something other than the pain and it won’t hurt so badly. At the time, we would have rolled our eyes, but the tech world is bringing our mothers’ wise […]

  • What skills will today’s students need tomorrow?

    What skills will today’s students need tomorrow?

    Via CBS News : What skills will today’s students need tomorrow? This time of the year, the question many high school- and college-age kids often ask is: “What should I be studying now so that I’ll have a good job later?” With my two daughters — one in college and the […]

  • Six Fashion Careers of the Future

    Via Business of Fashion : Six Fashion Careers of the Future From consumer psychologists to data scientists, BoF meets fashion professionals working in “careers of the future” to learn about how their work contributes to the industry. There are few sectors of the economy that offer as wide and interesting a […]

  • Nurses, engineering, food scientist jobs ‘set to boom’

    Nurses, engineering, food scientist jobs ‘set to boom’

    Via News : Nurses, engineering, food scientist jobs ‘set to boom’ THEY are the jobs that will be the next big thing and those “lucky enough” to be working in these fields will be raking it in. That’s the prediction from author and project director David McEwen, who believes those employed […]

  • Explore by reading before pursuing new career

    Explore by reading before pursuing new career

    Via Herald-Tribune : Q: I am not content with the status quo and keep changing my mind on careers. I’ve read about becoming a life coach and that it is a good time for getting into the business. I haven’t pursued it because the one person I know who became a […]

  • Chris Perron is a Canadian who landed his dream job at Lego headquarters in Billund, Denmark. (Photograph by Rasmus Degnbol/Redux)

    How a University of Alberta student built himself his dream job

    Via Macleans : A childhood spent loving and living Lego paid off for this industrial design graduate when he finally landed his dream job in Denmark Moving your life to the other side of the world is a daunting task. Moving 230,000 tiny pieces of your life is something else entirely. […]