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How To Modernize Your Job Search

How To Modernize Your Job Search

If you haven’t looked for a job in the last decade, or even in the last five years, you will find that things have changed. A lot. While…

10 Simple Job Search Strategies That Work

10 Simple Job Search Strategies That Work

While some topics warrant in-depth, sometimes an easy-to-follow quick list does the trick. Here are 10 job search basics that actually work. 1 Make a list of your…

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…

Master Virtual Interviews

Master Virtual Interviews

How to ace your phone and Skype interviews The goal of every jobseeker is to get in front of a potential employer. To have the opportunity to sit…

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

Feeling Like Things Aren’t Going Your Way?

Feeling Like Things Aren’t Going Your Way?

31 Quotes to make your day a little bit brighter Did you ever have one of those days? When it seems like nothing is going right? Maybe you…

Dog Days At The Office

Dog Days At The Office

Would having a dog-friendly policy work for your company? Several years ago when I was cube-dweller I dreamed of being able to take my dog to work. There…

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…

Ready, Set, Go On Vacation

Ready, Set, Go On Vacation

What to do before you go on vacation Recently, I’ve read several articles about how important vacations are for our well being. No matter where we fall on…

Job Search

Should You Relocate For Your Next Job?

Should You Relocate For Your Next Job?

How to decide if relocating for a job is the right move For the last few months, you’ve been looking for…

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…

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…

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

Communicate More Effectively

Communicate More Effectively

Four ways to improve your communication skills How well do you communicate? Most of us think of communication as getting our message out through the spoken or…

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

Good References? Check.

Good References? Check.

How to make sure your references provide a glowing report So you’ve interviewed at the company of your dreams and you feel that it went really well.…