Category: The Muse

8 Beginner Online Classes to Learn Data Science on Your Own Time

You’re fascinated by data. You love finding patterns in numbers, predicting future outcomes, and using that knowledge to hit company goals. The thing is, you’re a total beginner in data science. Lucky for you, these eight free (or cheap) online classes can help you learn data science in no time. […]

How to Talk About Being Laid Off With Your Family, Friends, and Network

Being laid off stinks. What stinks almost worse is having to explain your situation to your friends, family, and extended network. Lucky for you, we have the perfect templates to craft messages that aren’t awkward and will leverage your contacts for future job opportunities. Read Complete Article

How I Got Through Working While Pregnant (With a Condition That Made Me Puke All the Time)

When I found out I was pregnant, I was elated. And freaked out, since I’d just gotten a new job. I would be working while pregnant—and was also diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum. Here’s how I made it through this challenging time, with the support of my colleagues. Read Complete Article

5 Free Meeting Apps That’ll Help Eliminate Back-and-Forth Planning

We’re all pretty quick to admit that attending meetings isn’t our favorite thing to do. But planning them? That can be even worse. These five free meeting apps will make it so much easier. They’re a brilliant way to put technology to work, so you can get back to yours. […]

24 Amazing Companies Hiring Right Now

Looking for a new job this month? Well, you’re in luck. Check out this list of 24 awesome companies we love. From fun-loving cultures to supportive leadership, these employers have what you need to reignite your passion for your career. And, the best part? They’re all hiring right now. Read […]

7 Striking Facts About the State of Women in the Workplace in 2018

Women’s representation in the corporate world hasn’t improved much at all since 2015, according to the 2018 Women in the Workplace report recently released by McKinsey & Company and LeanIn.Org, despite companies stating that gender diversity is a priority. Here’s where things stand. Read Complete Article

Ask a Credible Career Coach: How Do I Profile Myself After Changing Careers Twice?

Changing careers (especially a few times!) can make you feel like an unstable flight risk when applying for new jobs. Here’s a career coach’s advice on how to present yourself as a well-rounded asset to employers—rather than an inconsistent flight risk. Read Complete Article