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WORKING: Why Young College Grads Can't Find Work

If you have a “5” in front of your age, our Working guy says you’re in trouble when it comes time to find a job. An avalanche of data is starting to show that having a “1” or a “2” in front of your age might not be so great either.

WORKING: Making Weekends Work Doesn't Mean Working On The Weekends

What makes successful people, well, successful? Certainly it’s a combination of lots of different habits, skills and approaches. But authors and career coaches have found in talking to high-achievers that the way they handle their weekends is one element.

WORKING: Good Buddies, Good Business Partners?

Lots of professionals are now supplementing their income as freelancers or striking out on their own altogether.

WORKING: Leaving Too Soon?

Accepting a great career opportunity sometimes means workers have to leave a position they’ve had for only a short time. Consider this example from someone who reads Brandon Smith’s blog about working and career issues:

WORKING: The Limits Of Online Connections

When Cleveland marketing professional Kelly Blazek got a LinkedIn invitation from a young woman she didn’t know, she didn’t just ignore it.

WORKING: When Your Boss Doesn't Like You, What Do You Do?

Brandon Smith is often asked how people can tell if their boss doesn’t like them.

Architect's Photos Capture Savannah Riverfront's History

Architect Eric Meyerhoff and his business partner persuaded the city of Savannah to preserve and restore its historic riverfront in the 1970s. The more than $7 million project was completed in 1977.

Toronto Businessman Buys Vacant Downtown Macon Hotel Tower

A Toronto businessman has purchased the long-dormant Ramada Plaza tower in downtown Macon, his attorney said Wednesday. The sale was at least two years in the making, and it almost fell apart several times before the deal was sealed this week.

Expert: No Way Movie Crew Had Permission To Shoot On Railroad Tracks

Hollywood insiders are saying the accident that has shaken Georgia’s burgeoning film industry should never have happened.

WORKING: Signs Your Boss Doesn't Like You

It’s one of the questions our Working guy, Brandon Smith, gets most often: “I think my boss doesn’t like me. How can I tell?” He says, bluntly, that’s because bosses are usually terrible communicators, and maybe slightly scared.

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