Career & Self-Development

Whether you’re a veteran top-level executive seeking new challenges or a recent college graduate looking for your first job, people take great interest in building their career path and achieving professional growth. Not surprisingly, Career & Self-Development is our most popular category. You’ll find more than 1,000 summaries on a wide range of topics from crafting a persuasive sales presentation to conquering procrastination to dealing with a difficult boss.

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Adam Westbrook

Medium, 2016

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Shannon Muhly Bendixen et al.

CCL, 2016

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Quincy Larson

Medium, 2016

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Charlotte Higgins

The Guardian, 2016

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Jodi Ettenberg

Legal Nomads, 2016

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Brandon Gregory

A List Apart, 2016

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Mark Manson

Mark Manson, 2015

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Andrew Sullivan

New York Magazine, 2016

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Adrienne Mayor

Aeon, 2016

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Charles Munger

Charles T. Munger, 1995

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André Spicer

Aeon, 2016

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Staci K. Haines and Ng’ethe Maina

Strozzi Institute, 2016

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Alfie Kohn

Alfie Kohn, 2008

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Amanda Blake et al.

Strozzi Institute, 2016

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Cathleen Clerkin et al.

CCL, 2015

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Simon A. Rego and Jennifer L. Taitz

Liberty Mutual Insurance, 2016

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Clarice Bouwer

A List Apart, 2016

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Anahad O'Connor

The New York Times, 2016

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Oracle

Oracle, 2012

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