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Started since 2001, it has since grown to be the longest-running and one of the largest awards for weblogs. What is the Weblog Awards?

2011 17

Introducing the Five Generation Workplace

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Maybe that’s why we often gravitate to being entrepreneurs instead of an employee. Celebrating National Employee Appreciation Day.

Who Are the 5 Generations At Work? #fivegenwork

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Maybe that’s why we often gravitate to being entrepreneurs instead of an employee. Five Generations at Work. That need is engrained in our DNA.

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Interview: Citrusox – Trendy Legwear that’s Fashionable, Comfortable and Affordable

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In 2001, Carol started Citrusox as a pushcart in Bishan. Our first pushcart business started in 2001, so it’s already been 10 years.

Recruitment Profiling: The Hogwarts Way

The Undercover Recruiter

Suitable roles: Entrepreneur, Business Consultant, Team Captain. Go and have a biscuit instead.). Let’s find out! Gryffindor. By: Anna N.

An All Online Conference for Virtual Assistants

Telecommuting Journal

Learning Virtually – An All Online Conference for Virtual Assistants, Now in Its Sixth Year. RENO, Nev., The Summit sets sail Thursday, Oct.

Freelancer.com Has Acquired vWorker

Telecommuting Journal

Founded by Ian Ippolito in 2001 originally as RentACoder.com, the marketplace was one of the earliest companies of its kind in the world.

Asperger's at work: 5 ways to be less annoying | Penelope Trunk's.

Penelope Trunk

Basically entrepreneur Thorkil Sonne's son was diagnosed with autism and he was worried about him when he grew up. Is this your first time here? have written before that for me, the biggest problem at work stems from my own sensory integration dysfunction – something that typically tags along with an Asperger's diagnosis.

2009 15

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Test: Is your life happy or interesting? Posted to: Fulfillment February 16th, 2010 Del.icio.us have discovered that I would rather be interesting than happy. Here’s the test: 1. Did you relocate to be near family? Minus one.

2010 24

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

You know you’re an entrepreneur if you can’t stop thinking of business ideas. It never works in new entrepreneurs. That’s my pitch.

Being an expert takes time, not talent | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

If your advice (as a an expert, coaching others) is to first launch a blog with 200,000 readers, then you may not be the best person for a young entrepreneur to talk to. For example, I think that I am probably one of the world's leading experts on giving advice to first time entrepreneurs in high tech. In my life. Sort of. Thanks.

Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car Posted to: Diversity | Self-management December 1st, 2009 Del.icio.us Luckily, I didn’t know that because there was a November expiration sticker on the plate.

2009 10

Brazen Careerist opens an office in DC | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Ryan and Ryan are really not cut out for corporate America – they are born entrepreneurs sitting in cubicles in the Fortune 500. Congrats!

How to make yourself more likable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

perhaps being with a strong woman who is an entrepreneur will help him. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to make yourself more likable Posted to: How to blog | Knowing yourself | Negotiating January 6th, 2010 Del.icio.us Don’t give ultimatums. digress.

When you're feeling lost, don't hide | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Feeling lost is part of being great. Here is stuff that's going well.

Frugality is a career tool | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Frugality is a career tool Posted to: Money February 1st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I have earned a lot of money in my life. That was so I know that I can always earn money doing something I love.

Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Posted by Tzipporah on June 1, 2010 at 10:41 am | permalink | Penelope, I liked this post–it's about the realities of being an entrepreneur.

What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

" Instead, I've heard you say, "I tried life as an employee and found it unsatisfying; life as an entrepreneur is difficult but I like the the life and the payoff is worth the pain." Is this your first time here? Posted to: Goal setting | How to blog November 17th, 2009 Del.icio.us Create traffic. Grow conversations.

Thanksgiving drama on steroids: Adding a family business to the.

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And you need to make sure the entrepreneur is going to be straight with you about what's happening at the company. Is this your first time here? Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I think its safe to say that for the majority of people, Thanksgiving is not about goodness and gratitude, but rather, family drama. signed. Advise?

Obama. Wow. And one thing about work. | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Posted by Claudia on October 16, 2009 at 7:32 pm | permalink | Reply Obamanomics is bad news for American entrepreneurs: [link] Posted by Will on October 17, 2009 at 10:28 am | permalink | Reply If you return as a political blogger, try to be objective. Is this your first time here? And one thing about work. Then I said, "Look. Hahaha.

Announcing: Brazen Careerist Top 50 Places to Work | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

It’s stupid because you don’t’ need to be calling yourself a social entrepreneur in order to save the world. Not that social entrepreneurs mind a buttload of money — but we've got bigger priorities than squeezing every cent out of our businesses (and customers) at the risk of our mission. Is this your first time here? agree.

Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

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Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Shifting the balance of power. Mainstream media stinks.) Posted to: Journalism | Parenting November 6th, 2009 Del.icio.us Then a half-hour later, an Irish radio station. And then the phone kept ringing. Or t he Farmer ? said yes.

Time management is not about tasks | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

In my work with other entrepreneurs, many of them forget focus on the people (the networking and the contacts) who can help them obtain their goal.

5 Ways to make telecommuting better | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts Upbeat news about flextime requests Interviewing idiots Take your pet to work day 9 new ideas that may sway on-the-fence entrepreneurs Test the waters of self-employment without jumping in Comments (134) Leave a Comment Penelope, he LIES on you, not LAYS on you. got it?

Mindfulness makes you more productive | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Mindfulness makes you more productive Posted to: Productivity | Time management February 22nd, 2010 Del.icio.us Or maybe I am doing them both at the same time? I don’t know. Which it might be. It sort of sits next to it. Whatever.

You should lead from the middle | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

And at the very top, aside from Fortune 500 CEOs, are entrepreneurs, and many people have argued that business school is actually an anti-entrepreneurial move (Guy Kawasaki says this a lot). Meanwhile, I applaud your entrepreneurism. Is this your first time here? The old view of leadership is doing it from the top. Get a tribe. Wrong!

This is what it looks like to have a hard time making a change.

Penelope Trunk

Posted by Kelly Nielsen on November 21, 2009 at 4:13 am | permalink | Reply I got confused by hearing that changing your makeup habit is so hard for you because it sounded that you are focusing on small issues, while you have been through larger changes in life (professional beach volleyball player, serial entrepreneur, etc.) need a vacation.

Check-up for self-delusion | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Check-up for self-delusion Posted to: Diversity | Self-management | Women February 7th, 2010 Del.icio.us The game is tantamount to cockfighting, only with people instead of animals. But still, the game encourages brain trauma.

There's no magic pill for being lost. | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

you're an independent, successful entrepreneur who is not dependent upon him financially–so stay out of his business affairs with his parents, no matter how much you want to help. Is this your first time here? Posted to: Parenting | Self-management December 4th, 2009 Del.icio.us thought it was insane that she was there. Good luck!