Dear Businesslady: The Calculus of the Aftermath

Advice for embracing the new normal.

Want a New Job? Do This Seven-Day Prep First

After taking a week to do a comprehensive analysis of my previous jobs and accomplishments, I can knock out a custom resume for any position that interests me in 30 minutes or less.

How I Became Successful by Not Following My Passion

I decided to work on making a lot of money now, so I could buy myself the freedom to do what I wanted later.

When You Used to Have a Career — But Now You Don’t

I didn’t change careers by choice.

Every Job Has a Shelf Life

Don’t make the mistake of staying too long.

From Full-Time to Freelance

I had an idea in the back of my head that I wanted to stay home when I had kids — though at the time I wasn’t anywhere near starting a family.

My Recent Career Change

Being responsible for something that is greater than myself is huge, and it’s something I’ve never done before.

The Cost of Becoming a Pilot

An interview with my friend Erika about her career in aviation.

Career Change Open Thread

Yesterday, you all requested an open thread to discuss career change questions.

How I Became a Therapist

I’d told my friends that I thought I would be a good therapist, but I wasn’t sure because I’d never been to one.