Career Transitions

The Reality of Job Hopping: Does It Ruin Your Career?

The Reality of Job Hopping: Does It Ruin Your Career?

Weigh the pros and cons of job-hopping to ensure you’re always making a smart transition. The concept of job-hopping—staying at a company for just one to two years before switching to the next—is a much-discussed topic. And people have a lot of opinions about...
Our Editor on Why She’s Leaving Career Contessa

Our Editor on Why She’s Leaving Career Contessa

Any chance we get, Lauren and I love to tell people about the first few months we worked together—in a sweltering warehouse with no windows. Our first official work policy: when the inside temp hit 85 degrees, we could go home. That was usually about 4:30. We met over...