jobs-and-money

Why Do People Spend So Much on Rent? Their Answers Might Surprise You

If you pay rent or own a home, you’ve no doubt been advised that you shouldn’t spend more than 30 percent of your pretax income…

How Extremely Sweaty People Keep Their Cool in Job Interviews

David is a month away from graduating college in California and interviewing for a full-time job. And though this makes him no different from the…

Should You Ditch Your Loser Friends to Get Ahead in Life?

It’s pervasive in what you might call the Success Literature: Powerful, accomplished people know something you don’t. Not just about sleep habits and morning routines,…

Your Résumé Is Garbage. Here’s What Bosses Are Actually Looking For.

Résumés are like email addresses: You gotta have one, even though it’s a professional relic that causes nothing but annoyance. Moreover, the résumé is the equivalent…