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How Short Term Thinking Can Derail Your Career

Image attribution: ktla.com Is this you? Do you find that the pressures of day-to-day work and home responsibilities keep you from doing what you need to do to get a good job fast in the…

- 2 months, 3 weeks, 2 days, 2 hours, 1 minute ago

The Kind of Resume That Works Now

As a Boston resume writer and Certified Executive Resume Writer who has been active in the executive resume writing field for 21 years, I am now writing a radically different kind of…

- 3 months, 3 days, 21 hours, 10 minutes ago

To The Point Job Interviewing

Every second is of infinite value. ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe I love working with clients! They are always teaching me something and giving me ideas for yet another blog post. Today, for…

- 3 months, 2 weeks, 3 days, 41 minutes ago

Example of a Great Personal Brand Story – What’s Yours?

Image attribution: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/453998 One great thing about holidays like Labor Day is the chance to get together with new folks as as well as old friends and family. I…

- 3 months, 3 weeks, 4 days, 2 hours, 35 minutes ago

Job Searching With Me, My Shadow and I

I stand here beside you My shadow, my friend Such a little tag along From start to days end. You never tell me what to do Yet you show me the way You lift up my spirits When theyre…

- 3 months, 3 weeks, 4 days, 3 hours, 27 minutes ago

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…

- 4 months, 1 week, 6 days, 2 hours, 46 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…

- 4 months, 2 weeks, 4 days, 22 hours, 36 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…

- 5 months, 4 days, 20 hours, 20 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…

- 5 months, 1 week, 4 days, 2 hours, 42 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…

- 5 months, 1 week, 5 days, 21 hours, 39 minutes ago