Work & Career

Whip-Smart Career Advice from a <i>Cosmo</i> Editor
Whip-Smart Career Advice from a Cosmo Editor

Years ago, I worked for Kate White, who soon went on to her long, successful run as editor-in-chief… >>

3 Artsy Websites for Your Next Work Break
3 Artsy Websites for Your Next Work Break

If your workday is anything like mine, you're reading nonstop—online news, email, text messages… >>

Women on Fire! This Week's Hottest Story
Women on Fire! This Week’s Hottest Story

The Most Surprising Story to Go Viral This Week: The Atlantic magazine's "Why Women Still Can't… >>

Small Business Advice from the Honest Tea CEO

Seth Goldman, the CEO of Honest Tea, shares four lessons learned on his way to brewing up a big… >>

The IFTTT Recipes that Will Make Your Life Better

Activate these "recipes" and you'll be an efficiency machine in no time. >>

How to Stop Procrastinating: Top Tricks

Research shows 95 percent of people put off till tomorrow what they could do today, a habit that… >>

Reading Body Language: 5 Hidden Signals You May Be Sending

Whether you (or they!) know it, other people are always reading your body language for secret clues… >>

7 Reasons Your Password Security Is Weak

You may feel like your password is safe because it uses letters, numbers, and an ampersand, but… >>

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Mind-Blowing Job Perks You Wish You Got Too

Quit your job now. Apply for these new ones. Let the insane rewards begin. Here, perks to fit your… >>

These High-Paying Jobs Are Definitely Not for Everyone

While these high-paying jobs definitely aren't typical, those who have them claim they're worth the… >>

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Tweeter’s Digest: The Best Graduation Quotes from Commencement Speeches of 2012

Skip the fancy four-year degree as we curate the most inspirational graduation quotes (in 140… >>

4 Genius Ways Real People Are Getting Hired
4 Genius Ways Real People Are Getting Hired

How these innovative seekers got their job application out of the "no" pile. >>

39 More Secrets Your HR Person Won't Tell You
39 More Secrets Your HR Person Won’t Tell You

HR professionals reveal their insider secrets. >>

50 Bad Bosses You'd Never Want to Work For
50 Bad Bosses You’d Never Want to Work For

We asked Rainn Wilson from The Office to help judge your worst boss stories. Whether you laugh in… >>

8 Easy Ways to Never Be Late Again
8 Easy Ways to Never Be Late Again

Punctually challenged or trying to reform someone who is? Figuring out your time-sucking triggers… >>

13 Lessons They Didn’t Teach You in School

After earning a Ph.D in neuroscience from UCLA, actress Mayim Bialik shares her learning strategies… >>

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Perfect Timing: How to Make the Most of the Day

From when to send e-mail, sell something on ebay, or make a baby, find out how to best use your 24… >>

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Timothy Goodman: Artist as Storyteller

Artist Timothy Goodman talked to us about drawing by hand, dancing with fear, and disobeying one's… >>

6 Oddball Moneymaking Tricks
6 Oddball Moneymaking Tricks

From batteries to salaries, see six quirky ways to save or make more money with very little effort. >>