Work

Unhappy at work? 5 elements you may be missing

Look beyond the good benefits and flex time and you will find the true secrets to mastering work-life balance.

Make the most of your Aha! moments

When you dismiss a thought that comes to you suddenly, could you be ignoring a life-changing idea?

7 women whose careers took off after kids

A new study suggests that working moms could delay starting families for higher pay, but take its findings with a grain of salt ... these women prove there's more than one way to be successful.

Why women need to stop saying “I’m too old to learn that”

A woman in France recently earned her PhD at age 91, and she's not the only one who's challenged the norm and achieved great things…

Healing the hearts & spirits of abused women

Victim services and advocacy isn't a field Diane Umphress planned, but she was led to it and has since built Amberly's Place into a haven for abused and suffering children and families.

Banish your rainy day blues

Do April showers put you in a funk? Research suggests that women are even more affected by bad weather than men. Fortunately, our editors found some surprising ways to get over the grump.

Holy people, odd jobs

These six devotees have followed their faith in extraordinary ways—from crafting beer to writing mystery novels.

The great value of rejection

Even the biggest success stories (like 'Harry Potter' author J.K. Rowling) have experienced rejection. Let this advice inspire you to face up to a "losing" situation, and learn from it.

Are you suffering from work burnout?

If you're experiencing one or more of these four signs of office stress, it's time to tweak your lifestyle.

Women’s History Month: 8 great women you can still learn from

Steal some wisdom from incredible women who forged their own paths to make history. What they have to tell you is still very relevant to…

Share your faith at work—without saying a word

Separating your spiritual life from your work life can leave you feeling like two different people.

Your workweek wardrobe, reinvented

Five completely different stylish outfits to wear to the office all week—using just 10 amazing finds!

Coffee shop commuting

Professionals who've mastered the art of working remotely share their tips for maximum productivity in today's 'new office.'

Smart career advice from successful women

Everyone could use some guidance when it comes to workplace politics and asking for that raise. Let these female leaders—in industries from technology to reporting—be your mentors.

Smile and the world smiles with you

Research suggests that the act of smiling isn't just a polite courtesy, it's a way to empathize with others, influence the mood of a room, and brighten grumpy days at the office.