Be the Boss Over Cancer

After three years with Cancer and Careers, I am leaving for law school. Thank you to everyone who's helped me along the way!

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Once you've coped with cancer, life isn't the same. Read one woman's story and some other thoughts on a cancer journey as inspiration for change.

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I know it’s only July, but at CAC, we’ve already started getting into the holiday spirit. For the last couple of weeks, we’ve been feeling particularly festive and generous, and it’s because we’ve had #GivingTuesday on our minds.

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Last month Cancer and Careers was in Texas with SELF Magazine and Shiseido Cosmetics for another successful Beauty of Caring event!

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Read on for seven steps to creating a successful career by our expert career coach Bud Bilanich.

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An interesting study published in the Psycho-Oncology Journal examined the impact of providing patients with communication skills training to aid their conversations with their employers after a cancer diagnosis.

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Last month was the 3rd annual National Conference on Work & Cancer, the crown jewel of our in-person programming for the year! This year we moved locations to accommodate more people, 35% more to be exact!

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You'd be hard-pressed to find a professional job opportunity that doesn't require solid communication skills. But remember - communication goes well beyond words.

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A recent study found that while hard skills can land you the job, an increasing number of companies are looking for soft skills as well from job candidates.

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Spend five days in Chicago with CAC's Director of Development.

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The Wall Street Journal hosted a Twitter chat earlier this spring to gain more insight into the trend of using social media for professional purposes. See some of their great tips here.

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As one of our many fabulous community partners, today we are spotlighting Cook for Your LIFE and the important resources they offer to patients and survivors.

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The event will feature great workshops with our amazing sponsors Self Magazine and Shiseido Cosmetics, read on for more details!

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We're thrilled to announce the completion of our How-To video series made possible through a generous grant from the Laura Mercier Ovarian Cancer Fund!

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Thank you to our supporters! Their generosity makes it possible for us to offer all of our programs, events and resources for free!

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It has been an amazing couple of weeks for Cancer and Careers, meeting people coast-to-coast and talking about the issues people face as they navigate cancer and their work.

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Putting your best professional self forward, one pin at a time.

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A little makeup can make a big difference. That was the message behind the premiere broadcast "QVC and CEW Present Beauty with Benefits," and did it ever!

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Being slightly more savvy about how you present yourself online can have a big impact on your job prospects.

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In today's job market, it's imperative to be able to effectively communicate your value as a potential employee in 15 seconds or less.

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