How To Create A Virtual Internship That Will Change Your Life

Working for free – in the form of unpaid virtual internships with authors Seth Godin, Ramit Sethi, and Tucker Max – kickstarted Charlie Hoehn’s career. His experiences ultimately led to a full-time job working for prominent author Tim Ferriss, and to Hoehn launching his own books, including Recession Proof Graduate. [Read more at Forbes]

How To Become An Angel Investor

With interest in startups booming, it’s now a status symbol to be an angel investor, with celebrities like Ashton Kutcher getting in the game. Anyone with enough resources – an “accredited investor” with a million dollars or more in investable assets – can technically become an angel. But it’s not easy to do it well,… [Read More]

How To Get Noticed – Job Hunting Secrets For Career Changers

Anyone who has been job searching using traditional methods – applying online, submitting resumes, responding to advertisements, etc. – knows you rarely even get an acknowledgment. There’s a reason people joke about a resume black hole. Employers are seeking something that simply doesn’t exist: “perfect” candidates, ideally someone with direct experience in the role they’re… [Read More]

How to Adapt to American-Style Self-Promotion

This article by Andy Molinsky and Dorie Clark first appeared at Harvard Business Review. Imagine you’re at a networking event in the United States and you hear your colleague make the following statement to a potential employer: “… I’d be very interested in learning more about your company to see if there might be a… [Read More]

Four Ways to Get Started as a Professional Speaker

This post by Dorie Clark originally appeared at LinkedIn. Last April, my book Reinventing You was released from Harvard Business Review Press. In the intervening year, I’ve had the opportunity to speak about it more than 70 times on three continents. As a result, I’m now getting multiple requests per week for advice about how… [Read More]

How To Align Your Life With Your Values

This post by Dorie Clark first appeared at Forbes. Do you constantly feel stressed out? Like there’s not enough time to accomplish everything you need to? Jennifer Tuma-Young has been there. “I was always running and finding ways to fit more and more in, but I was never fulfilled. It was like I was on… [Read More]