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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Krifa et al.

The Happiness Research Institute, 2016

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John Battelle

NewCo Shift, 2017

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Horace McCormick

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, 2016

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John Walsh

Mosaic, 2017

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Jane E. Brody

The New York Times, 2016

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Eric Schwitzgebel

Nautilus, 2016

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Stephanie Vozza

Fast Company, 2017

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James Livingston

Aeon, 2016

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Vincent DeVita and Elizabeth DeVita-Raeburn

Aeon, 2016

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James Clear

James Clear, 2016

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Oliver Burkeman

The Guardian, 2016

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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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