Carrie Smith

Why Your 5-Year Plan is Actually Hurting Your Career

By Carrie Smith • July 1, 2015 • , , ,
You might think having a five-year plan is essential for your career growth. But a more flexible outlook could be a better path to success, in both work and life.

Want a Career Change, But Worried About Finances? Here’s How to Prepare

By Carrie Smith • May 29, 2015 • , , ,
If you’re not financially prepared, the career change you’re dreaming of may seem impossible. But if you plan ahead, you can start taking steps toward your exciting new career. Here’s how to do it.

How to Become a Financial Advisor: 6 Tips for Mastering This Career

By Carrie Smith • December 19, 2014 • , , ,
Dreaming of a career as a financial planner? Follow these steps for a successful and lucrative future.

Networking in Dallas: 7 Events for Creating Meaningful Professional Relationships

By Carrie Smith • September 25, 2014 • , , ,
Check out our round-up of networking events in Dallas that can help you meet other local young professionals, entrepreneurs and go-getters.

5 Ways to Attend Popular Conferences Without Buying an Expensive Ticket

By Carrie Smith • April 9, 2014 • ,
Conferences are a great way to spread the word about your brand and create influential connections. Attend more without breaking the bank.

10 Websites That Will Help You Break Into Freelancing in 2014

By Carrie Smith • January 9, 2014 •
Is one of your New Year’s goals to make money as a freelancer? These sites will help you make progress in no time.

14 Must-Read Personal Finance Blogs for Young Professionals

By Carrie Smith • January 22, 2013 • ,
Overwhelmed with the number of blogs that are supposed to help you manage your money? We’ve culled the list for you.

3 Clever Ways to Increase Your Worth as a Freelancer

By Carrie Smith • August 14, 2012 • ,
Want to be able to charge more for your work? These three strategies will make your time and skills more valuable.