Careers

Business

7 Ways Millennials Can Network Without Feeling Like Pests

Networking is all about building relationships and adding value. So as a millennial, what can you offer a more experienced “connector” so that you don’t […]

Business

Studies: Performance Reviews Are Biased Against Women

As December approaches, many companies will once again start the process of conducting annual performance reviews. Managers will tell employees what they did right and wrong throughout the year […]

Business

QVC’s HR Chief on How to Ace a Job Interview

When people find out that I’ve reviewed more than 200,000 resumes and conducted thousands of interviews, they often give me a funny look. I can […]

Business

10 Criteria For Selecting a Business Partner That Won’t Be a Total Disaster

Deciding to partner with someone in business is very much like marrying someone. You’re together everyday and you each have quirks that get on the other […]

Business

Carson, Trump, Rubio: No Minimum Wage Increase

It’s no secret that there’s a growing movement in the United States to raise the minimum wage to $15. Just yesterday, fast-food workers in Philadelphia […]

Business

Six Sure-Fire Ways to Climb the Career Ladder

Welcome to the new workplace. You’re smart. You’re hardworking. You’re an asset. And that’s great. Except it’s not enough. It’s 2015, and there are a […]

Business

Sage Advice from Four Super-Successful Philadelphians

For our November cover story about the changing workplace in Philadelphia, we interviewed four incredibly successful locals about what employees want and how it can […]

Business

How to Retain Talented Young Employees in the Era of Job Hopping

The younger they are, the more likely they’re looking for new jobs. (Anchiy/Shutterstock) There’s a new generation of workers who recognize that working at one […]

Business

Be Your Own Boss: 5 Philadelphians Killing It in the Gig Economy

One-third of all working people are now self-employed. We spoke with a handful of local entrepreneurs about the freedom and frustrations of their on-demand jobs.

Business

CEO’s Goal: Build the Happiest, Healthiest Company in Philly

We call it our “rocky moment.” In 2008, six years after I started Vynamic, the economic crisis hit. We lost 50 percent of our revenue […]

Business

The Work Issue: The New Rules of Networking

Does it seem like there are more networking events than ever? There are. Connections are still at the heart of business, but the old rules […]

Business

10 Networking Tips to Get Noticed and Annihilate Sales Goals

The fall business conferences are in full-bloom and holiday parties are right around the corner. For business owners, and sales people — this is where the rubber […]

Business

Philly’s Coolest Companies 2015

Click to read more stories from this week’s Philadelphia Sunday. Not a subscriber? Sign up for free! With dynamic leaders, innovative projects, disruptive corporate cultures […]

Business

Philly Companies With the Best Employee Perks

1. Money, Money, Money A lot of companies are finding ways to compensate employees outside the usual salary, IRA and 401k routes. To wit: The […]

Business

Philly’s Coolest Offices

Taking the steps is so 2014. At Chalfont-based email marketing company AWeber, you can take giant twisty slides from the second-floor offices down to the […]