There is enormous pressure on young people starting careers to make recession-proof choices. Here is why the "future-proof" logic is flawed and fear-based, and the last thing the economy needs.
As they enter the world of work or adulthood, young people aren't truly encouraged to be happy. They are encouraged to suck it up. Is this right?
The myth of the lone wolf creator is exactly that -- a myth. We learn and grow best in communities, not in isolation. Here are some things to consider when building your own.
When I was younger, I worried each time I veered off of my "career path" to explore opportunities. Now, as a mid-career professional, I realize how essential those departures were for my learning spirit.
I used to think that checking and responding to emails throughout the day was a strong and efficient work habit. It ended up draining my creative reservoir.