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Job-Hopping Is More Expected Today

Job-Hopping Is More Expected Today

CareerBuilder study indicates that job-hopping is becoming more acceptable Not long ago being seen as a job-hopper was the kiss of death. But, it seems that times and…

The Right Way To Quit Your Job

The Right Way To Quit Your Job

How to fireproof your bridges and make a smooth exit After the stressful process of looking for a new job while you’re still employed, accepting an offer is…

2016 Job Search Kickoff

2016 Job Search Kickoff

There are a lot of things you should do before you begin a job search. Redo your resume. Work on your LinkedIn profile. Create a list of target…

Mastering Tricky Job Interviews

Mastering Tricky Job Interviews

How to answer those tricky interview questions There are a few types of trick questions you should know how to handle. Some are asked quite innocently, and others…

News

Economic Confidence Index Updates

Economic Confidence Index Updates

Updates of Gallup’s U.S. Economic Confidence Index Gallup’s Economic Confidence Index* registered -5 for March…

Many Employers Support Raising The Minimum Wage

Many Employers Support Raising The Minimum Wage

Surveys show employers and the general public advocate raising the minimum wage In 2014 the…

Job Growth Expected For Q4 2014

Job Growth Expected For Q4 2014

Hiring for permanent and seasonal jobs expected during the fourth quarter according to CareerBuilder Looks…

Job Creation Index Updates

Job Creation Index Updates

Update’s of Gallup’s U.S. Job Creation Index Gallup’s U.S. Job Creation Index* remained steady at…

Management

Holiday Networking Tips

Holiday Networking Tips

How to mix and mingle your way through the holiday season We all know that networking is one of our most powerful business tools. One of the things…

Celebrating The Holidays At Work

Celebrating The Holidays At Work

How to foster the spirit of inclusion during the end-of-year holiday season With the holiday season fast approaching employers realize that it’s time to start decorating the office…

Want To Get Along With Your Boss?

Want To Get Along With Your Boss?

8 Tips for mastering the relationship with your boss Your relationship with your boss is paramount—it can make or break your career. If you’re on your boss’s bad…

Staying Cool When The Heat Is On

Staying Cool When The Heat Is On

How to stay cool and professional this summer When temperatures rise maintaining a professional image gets a bit more complicated. It’s not unusual to go from a hot…

Job Search

Job Search Confidential

Job Search Confidential

Three ways to keep your job search a secret One of the good things about being unemployed is that you have…

Recruiters Don’t Work For You

Recruiters Don’t Work For You

Like everyone else, recruiters work for the one who pays them I get a lot of questions about recruiters. The most…

Summer Job Search Tips

Summer Job Search Tips

Four ways to kick up your job search this summer After a tough winter, summer is finally here. Vacationers back up…

Didn’t Get Hired?

Didn’t Get Hired?

Six Reasons Why You Didn’t Get The Job It’s always disappointing, sometimes devastating, when you don’t get the job. Everyone wants…

Changing Course

Building A Career Of Choice

Building A Career Of Choice

How to choose and change careers Let’s face it, most career choices are not choices at all, but people held hostage by paychecks. Most of us fall…

College Corner

Making The Grade: Is Grad School Right?

Making The Grade: Is Grad School Right?

How to decide if graduate school is the right move for you Is grad school right for me? The decision to apply to graduate school is a…

Health & Fitness

How To Eat Healthy At Work

How To Eat Healthy At Work

Five ways to keep yourself on the healthy track It’s very common for your work and home obligations to prevent you from eating as healthy as you…

Goals

Using SMART Goals For A Job Search

Using SMART Goals For A Job Search

A better way to find a new job Are you looking for work? What is your current situation? Were you one of the thousands laid off over…

Conflict

Are You Bullied At Work?

Are You Bullied At Work?

Studies show bullying in the workplace is widespread Those who are talented, help others.  Those who aren’t, bully. When I was Vice President of a large hospital system,…

Communication

Fear Of Speaking Holding You Back?

Fear Of Speaking Holding You Back?

How to handle your nerves before and during a presentation When asked about our greatest fears, surveys often show public speaking at the top of the list—sometimes…

Decision Making

Is The Job A Good Fit?

Is The Job A Good Fit?

Five questions to ask before you accept a job offer If you hate your job, despise your boss, or have been out of work for any length…

Interviewing

Is There Age Discrimination? Sometimes, Yes.

Is There Age Discrimination? Sometimes, Yes.

Six ways to combat age discrimination One of the issues often raised when a group of jobseekers gets together is the question of age discrimination. Recently I…