Category: The Muse

I Became a Web Developer Despite Others Telling Me I Couldn’t

“You can’t be a programmer. You’re too creative.” Christine Beaubrun, a web developer at Crew, heard this from two different people when she first contemplated a career in tech. Here’s how she managed to prove them wrong by joining a software engineering program and landing her current job. Read Complete […]

18 Companies Focused on Changing the Future

You want to know that your work makes a difference. What better way to do that than by working for a company that’s future-focused and quite literally changing the future? Check out these 18 companies where you can make an impact—not just on your employer, but on the world as […]

Ask a Marketing Expert: Can Social Media Professionals Deactivate Their Personal Accounts?

The constant mindless scrolling can leave us all feeling burnt out and like we want to deactivate all personal social media accounts. But, is this doable when you work in marketing—or do you need an active presence there? Here’s a social media experts advice on how to find balance. Read […]

16 Companies Committed to Career Growth

When thinking about what you want out of your next job, career growth definitely tops your list. Fortunately, we’ve found 16 companies that prioritize learning and advancement just as much as you do. Are you ready for the even better news? Each one of these companies is hiring right now. […]

Everything That’d Be Different if You Stopped Believing in a Linear Career Path

“We are suffering from the *career myth*—a delusional belief in the outdated idea of linear career progression,” researchers say. What if you changed your career path definition and stopped expecting a nice, neat road to speed down toward a fixed destination with no turnoffs or alternate routes? Read Complete Article

How to Get (More) Comfortable Having Honest Conversations With Your Boss

Openly communicating with your boss can be intimidating, but it can also improve your relationship and enhance your performance within the workplace. Though these little chats may be awkward, they’re well worth the effort. Check out these tips for how to be more honest with your boss. Read Complete Article