Why Sitting Near Your Boss Matters

So you want to score a promotion at work. Believe it or not, where you sit in the office matters. Employees who sit near their supervisor are more likely to form bonds with the boss…

The Key to Leadership: Empowerment

If you’re an employer, the size of your company doesn’t really matter. What matters is getting the most out of your employees to see the company succeed. According to Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn, the…

Young and Inexperienced? Picture Yourself at 50

If you’re in your 20s or 30s, the workplace can seem daunting. You’re naturally not versed on office etiquette and what it takes to move up the career ladder. Wherever you work, professional success requires…

Four Medical Advances in Men’s Health

Every day, scientists are testing new medication and treatments to tackle the most dangerous diseases—and they’re making life-saving breakthroughs. From lab testing to erectile dysfunction medication, men’s health has seen countless medical advances. Here are…

Three Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor

Working Americans have spent decades saving for retirement—and it’s paying off. Almost 100 million Americans have stashed a total of $7 trillion in retirement contribution plans. As they approach retirement, many are turning to a…

How to Withdraw 401(k) Money at 55

Social Security’s full-benefit retirement age currently stands at 66 years and two months for people born in 1955. For those born in 1960 or later, the retirement age will rise to 67 years. However, 401(k)…

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Mark Cuban’s Secret to Success

You’ve probably heard the phrase “follow your passion.” While it can work for some people, others say it’s misleading advice. Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban explained why in a recent CNBC interview: “I used to be…

What Inflation Means for You

Inflation is on the rise. The consumer-price index (CPI) increased 0.5 percent this month and more than two percent on the year, saddling you with higher prices. MarketWatch’s Maria Lamagna outlines what inflation means for…