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Sleuthy the Spider and Your Job Search

Yesterday morning was foggy outside, overcast and in the 70s a great day for taking a long walk which is exactly what we did. This time, I grabbed my phone not the digital camera…

- 2 months, 2 weeks, 4 days, 18 hours, 16 minutes ago

Don’t Let the Coming Tsunami Sink Your Job Prospects!

A couple of years ago, I reported that the number of contractors (consultants/self-employed persons) in the workforce was 23-30% of the total workforce. I did a double take when I read that…

- 2 months, 3 weeks, 3 days, 14 hours, 6 minutes ago

Rethinking Your Thinking About Job Search

Look not at the days gone by with a forlorn heart. They were simply the dots we can now connect with our present, to help us draw the outline of a beautiful tomorrow.” ~ Dodinsky As a…

- 3 months, 1 week, 3 days, 11 hours, 50 minutes ago

Check Out This Checklist Before You Head Off to College

How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon? ~ Dr. Seuss…

- 3 months, 2 weeks, 2 days, 18 hours, 12 minutes ago

Who Lands a Whopping 42% of New Jobs?!

Image attribution: tlnt.com We’ve been following CareerCrossroads’ Source of Hire Survey findings over the past few years. The most recent report in 2013 yields some surprising results and…

- 3 months, 2 weeks, 4 days, 13 hours, 9 minutes ago

What’s Up With the 20 Questions: Job Search

If you were building a new home, would you put the roof on before you dug the foundation? Would you put the windows in before you had the walls up? Would you install new carpet before the…

- 3 months, 2 weeks, 4 days, 18 hours, 29 minutes ago

Repertoire of Words for the Amazing Brand You

Remember that interview last week where they asked you this question: So, what five words best describe you? Remember how you responded with: Loyal Honest Hardworking Dependable…

- 3 months, 3 weeks, 3 days, 11 hours, 38 minutes ago

So Where Are You Headed? #Jobseekers

As I approached the intersection, I could see two young people one standing and one sittinglate teens, early 20s. They looked tired. The young man was sitting by a backpack. The…

- 4 months, 4 days, 17 hours, 22 minutes ago

The Crystal Bridges Experience and Your Career

Last week as I toured the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas, I was awestruck by the beauty and elegance of the structure designed by internationally renowned…

- 4 months, 1 week, 2 days, 13 hours, 59 minutes ago

Smash Cakes And A Job Search

Until recently, I had not heard of a smash cake. Smash what? A friend was telling me about a Smash Cake birthday party she attended for a babys first birthday party. The baby delighted…

- 4 months, 1 week, 4 days, 13 hours, 14 minutes ago