June 2012

Begin each day by telling yourself

I know plenty of people out there who are dreading going to work every morning. Annoying colleagues and corporate politics made them miserable. Let me share with you a quote: Begin each…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 1 day, 6 hours, 38 minutes ago

Should You Show Your Stripes? Politics & Your Personal Brand

In this highly contentious election year, politics are everywhere. Surf the web, flip the channels, or tune your radio and right before your very eyes or ears talking heads everywhere are…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 1 day, 9 hours, 55 minutes ago

3 Ways to Find Hidden Jobs

By Jen Hubley Luckwaldt, PayScale.com 75 percent of jobs are never advertised. So how can you find these gigs? Better yet, how can you get hired for them? Career coach Nimish Thakkar…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 1 day, 11 hours, 10 minutes ago

A Handy Acronym for Important Resume Points

Want to remember some of the most important points in resume preparation? Here’s a handy acronym we came up with: FAKTSA. F is for Focus. Your resume must be sharply focused on what…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 1 day, 22 hours, 16 minutes ago

Salary and Career News Round Up: Job-Hunting Rules, Achieving Your Goals and the Consequences of Seniors at Work

By Marissa Brassfield, PayScale.com Every Friday we round up the salary trends, career stories and job news that you may have missed during the past week. After the economic meltdown…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 2 days, 2 hours, 25 minutes ago

Podcasts from #SHRM12 (Interviews, Insights and Commentary)

I made several podcasts while attending #SHRM12, the 2012 National SHRM Conference in Atlanta. Listen in to hear my comments, interviews and general nonsense. Enjoy… (I hope.)

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 2 days, 2 hours, 58 minutes ago

Some of My Favorite Photos from #SHRM12

#SHRM12 was something I will never forget. Below are a few of my favorite photos. Want more photos? Check out the following links: http://www.flickr.com/photos/68783104@N05/…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 2 days, 3 hours, 10 minutes ago

Love Him or Hate Him – Floyd Mayweather Jr

Personal wealth is just a small piece of your personal brand success pie. If you maximize opportunities while in the spotlight then most likely financial benefits will follow. And we know…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 2 days, 5 hours, 55 minutes ago

The Top of Your Resume: Objective or Professional Profile?

Guest Author: Jeffrey Metzger Website: http://www.yourresumeconsultant.com Ill preface by acknowledging that there are as many opinions about this subject as there are resumes in…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 2 days, 7 hours, 41 minutes ago

Flexible Work Policies: What’s in It for Employers?

By Jen Hubley Luckwaldt, PayScale.com A lot, it turns out — if it’s done correctly. Fast Company had a great piece recently that should help companies that are thinking of…

- 2 years, 7 months, 1 week, 2 days, 8 hours, 19 minutes ago