Transition
Thinking Of Lying On Your Resume? Don’t.

Thinking Of Lying On Your Resume? Don’t.

Most employers won’t hire a candidate who lies according to CareerBuilder Most people fudge a little on their resumes. One of the most common things is to clump…

Best Time For A Job Hunt

Best Time For A Job Hunt

Does the time of year matter when you’re looking for work? As a seasoned job placement expert, one question I hear the most is, “What is the best…

Networking Into Your Target Company

Networking Into Your Target Company

Strategies for getting into your target company Should you key in on a specific company during your job search, or focus on a particular role or position within…

How To Say Goodbye Gracefully

How To Say Goodbye Gracefully

Six things to do before you quit your job Congratulations! After months of searching you finally found the perfect job. During the interview process you felt a connection…

Management

Power Of Learning From Mistakes

Power Of Learning From Mistakes

25 Influential women share lessons they learned on the way to success While it’s often inspiring to hear success stories, we often learn more from people’s mistakes. But,…

Feeling Like You Might Be Let Go?

Feeling Like You Might Be Let Go?

Six ways  to keep your job On the CBS television show Survivor contestants are placed in the in the tricky situation of working together for mutual gain while…

Is It A Date?

Is It A Date?

The pros and cons of dating at the office In today’s culture of working 24/7 it’s safe to say that most of us spend a lot of time…

Three Common Negotiating Mistakes

Three Common Negotiating Mistakes

How to negotiate successfully when it doesn’t come naturally Whether you want a higher starting salary or a promotion or even a raise you’ll get better results if…

Job Search

How To Reject A Job Offer Or Promotion—Gracefully

How To Reject A Job Offer Or Promotion—Gracefully

Six ways to say no to a new job or promotion You’ve gone through the interviews and gotten the job offer.…

Five Ways To Get A Job Offer Using Social Media

Five Ways To Get A Job Offer Using Social Media

How you can make social media work for you It’s well known that people have been fired over posts on social…

What Most Recruiters Won’t Tell You

What Most Recruiters Won’t Tell You

Eight recruiters and HR pros share a few “secrets” you’ll probably never hear There’s no doubt about  it, looking for a…

Social Media Can Help You Get Hired

Social Media Can Help You Get Hired

CareerBuilder survey indicates employers are swayed by favorable findings online If you’re looking for a job your social media presence is…

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

Millennials: Well Educated And In Debt

Millennials: Well Educated And In Debt

Study finds that despite economic hardships Millennials remain optimistic Every generation has growing pains. Today’s Millennials (aged 18 to 33) are forging a much different path to…

Health & Fitness

Four Reasons You’re In A Bad Mood

Four Reasons You’re In A Bad Mood

Why you’re feeling cranky and how to snap out of it Being in a bad mood is well bad. It’s not only bad for everyone around 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

Is There Trust In Your Workplace?

Is There Trust In Your Workplace?

Tips for building trust in the workplace. And why you should. Lack of trust is a common complaint in today’s workplace. In some cases, it’s seen in…

Communication

Do You Make Snap Judgments?

Do You Make Snap Judgments?

Studies show that people judge you in less than a second You’ve heard the saying “You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression” but, what…

Decision Making

Multiple Job Offers? So What’s Your Problem?

Multiple Job Offers? So What’s Your Problem?

Take these steps to make the right decision More than one offer? Lucky you! What’s the problem? Choose the one that pays the most and move on,…

Interviewing

Get Ready: Virtual Interviewing Is Here

Get Ready: Virtual Interviewing Is Here

How to ace your phone and Skype interviews Companies are becoming more flexible, global, technological, and sometimes remote – benefits that are great to take advantage of…