Job search horror stories: illegal interview questions

If you’ve been looking for a job, it’s likely you have some horror stories to share. Have you ever encountered illegal interview questions? Read this story, from Natalie: After…

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How to Familiarize Yourself With a New Industry

When you change jobs, you may find yourself changing industries. In my time, I have worked for companies in the Oil, Consumer Goods, andPharmaceutical industries. I was successful in…

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Another Halloween Job Search Horror Story

Do you have a job search horror story? Unfortunately, many do. How can we learn from our experiences and wind up with a better ending next time? This is another story that, to me,…

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Interacting with Social Influencers Creates Awareness for Your Brand

Trust is the most important factor when forging new business relationships online. Having the right connections for your personal brand is a start, but its how you nurture those…

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Halloween Job Search Horror Stories

In honor of Halloween, I thought I would re-post some job search horror stories I’ve collected over the years. The goal is to share tales from job seekers (so you know you’re…

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Smartphones Can Destroy Your Work Life Balance

This article paints a pretty grim picture when it comes to work life balance. http://online.wsj.com/articles/how-technology-can-help-work-life-balance-1414382688 I agree — we have to…

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Be Systematic About Problem Solving

I advise my career mentoring clients to be systematic in solving problems at work. Lea McLeod believes this too. Here is a worksheet she has developed to help you systematically address…

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How to Give Effective Feedback — And Why You Need to Do So More Often

One of the things Millennials thrive on in the workplace is feedback — and lots of it. They like to know where they stand and what their managers think about their performance and…

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The glasshammer.com’s 5th Annual Women in Technology Career Panel

By CEO and Founder Nicki Gilmour TGH 5th Annual Women in Technology Panelists Nicki Gilmour, CEO of theglasshammer.com welcomed 250 women to theglasshammer.com s 5th Annual Women in…

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Prepare Yourself to Ask Better Phase Two Questions

If you have ever watched the White House briefings you may have noticed the reporters always have a follow on question at the ready. Of course this is to be expected as they are…

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