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A scientist who won the Nobel Prize for revolutionizing how we treat cancer says young scientists shouldn’t set out to cure the disease

Jim Allison changed how we treat cancer today. But when he started off his scientific career decades ago, he was focused elsewhere.

PRESENTING POWER BROKERS OF FINANCE: How to get hired at Goldman Sachs, Citi, BlackRock, and other top companies

We asked the HR heads at top finance firms like Bank of America, Citi, and Morgan Stanley how to win a spot there — and how to succeed once you do.
55% of American companies across industries have instituted a summer Friday policy in 2019.

‘Summer Fridays’ are enjoying a chill 43% boom in 2019 — here’s why

Managers across industries say letting staff leave early (or take the day off) on Fridays during warmer months boosts productivity and morale.
Remote workers work harder to prove their commitment, new research finds.

More people are working from home than ever before, but a hidden drawback can keep them from getting promoted

A study out of the University of California-Santa Barbara finds employees who are physically present in the office are seen as more committed.
The wrong job isn't always a waste of time.

I thought I made the worst mistake of my career, but 3 things helped me ‘embrace the suck’ and move forward

Emile Lee moved to from Toronto to Seoul right after college for a job he ended up hating. Here's how he got his career back on track.
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27 surprising things that affect whether you get hired after a job interview

When deciding whether to hire a candidate, interviewers take into account everything from the weather to what the candidate does with their hands.

17 things to start doing in your 20s so you don’t live in regret in your 40s

There's great advice on how to make the most of your 20s from Quora and Reddit users. We looked for the best tips on life, careers, and happiness.
Workplace productivity has only risen by 1-2% since the tech boom.

Why meetings, email, and ‘excessive collaboration’ are the unholy trinity of burnout

Do your meetings drag on? Do you spend more time talking about the work or actually getting work done?
How might you answer the question, "How would you build Facebook for blind people?"

PRESENTING POWER BROKERS OF TECH: HR chiefs reveal how to get hired at Microsoft, Facebook, Netflix, and other top companies

It's not impossible to get hired and succeed at Facebook or Netflix. Check out the career advice we heard from HR chiefs at top tech companies.

11 tips for starting a small business with little to no money

Here are some suggestions on starting a business from scratch, written by real Quora users with business experience.