Karen Mishra
Karen Mishra

IMC J-School Grad from UNC-Chapel Hill; Author of two books on Trustworthy Leadership; B-School Professor of Digital Marketing & Global Business

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Aug. 19, 2013

These Air Force Officers Have Set Up a Company That Helps Afghan Widows

These Air Force Officers have found a way to combine their desire to serve with their passion to create a social business. Their advice: "Start small, but dream big."

Aug. 11, 2013

6 Reasons Everyone Should Work At Least One Mindless Summer Job

Sometimes a mindless job is just what you need to relax or learn something unexpected.
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Aug. 4, 2013

4 Pieces Of Career Advice You Should Never Listen to

Some people mean well, but just give us bad career advice. Here are a few pieces of bad career advice we would suggest you ignore.
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July 24, 2013

4 Ways to Transform Your Summer Internship Into a Job

You've invested time and energy, now make sure you reap the $.
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July 17, 2013

Engaged, Happy Employees Need to be Trained

It is time to rethink the way we mentor and develop employees so that they are engaged, inspired, productive, and happy.
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July 2, 2013

4 Ways Organizations Can Restore Their Trust Among Americans After Countless Scandals

There is bipartisan agreement that changes need to be made to restore trust in our institutions. It will take action and not rhetoric to make real changes that will restore our faith and trust.

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June 23, 2013

Obama PRISM Scandal: Why Don't Americans Trust the Feds On Surveillance?

The less we know about how our federal government is trying to protect our country, the less we trust them to protect our freedoms as well. Transparency is the key.
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June 21, 2013

Is High School Too Early to Take On An Internship?

There is debate whether it is too soon for high school students to do internships, but the truth is that it is the perfect time to try out a career goal or find a new one.
June 1, 2013

Steve Jobs: Quotes Reveal the Apple Founder Was Tenacious, Innovative, and Not So Humble

Steve Jobs was a visionary leader and innovator, yet he was not a very humble guy. If we look back on the things he said, are there things we can learn?
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May 16, 2013

Make Today An Awesome Work Day, But Also Focus On the Future

You can take control of your career by making the most of your job today while also looking ahead to what's next.
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May 13, 2013

3 Best Tips For Being Productive While Working From Home

Planning ahead can help you be your most productive while working from home.

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May 8, 2013

Why You Should Want Negative Coworkers

We may cringe when our negative colleagues open their mouth, but they might just help us improve ourselves.
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April 9, 2013

Four CEOs Who Have Created the 'Coolest' Work Culture

How do you determine what a "cool" work culture is? Do you want to work for gadgets and games ... or do you want to be valued for what you bring to the table?
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March 19, 2013

Applying For an MBA? 5 Things to Consider

Choosing the right B-School might mean looking beyond rankings to find the right fit for you.
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Feb. 26, 2013

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Deciding to Go to College

What to consider before making this major life decision.
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Feb. 11, 2013

6 Ways to Find the Perfect Summer Internship

Believe it or not, it's time to start thinking about summer internships. Here's how to start looking for one.

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Jan. 9, 2013

The One Class Everyone Should Take in College

Freshman English forces students to constantly practice writing, preparing the student for the one thing they will do for the rest of their professional lives: write.
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Jan. 3, 2013

How to Find a Job After College

It's no secret that this is not the easiest job market for recent grads. But there are a few ways that you can make your job search easier and more effective. Here are some great search tips.
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Dec. 23, 2012

Should Colleges Guarantee Jobs Upon Graduation For Students?

Just think if every college did this, or even if just one did — what a competitive advantage this school would have over others.
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Dec. 21, 2012

"Pay As You Earn" Student Loan Plan May Backfire

Will the Obama administration's new repayment plan help graduates, or is it just more government intrusion into student loans.