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My Friends All Drive Porsches, I Must Make Amends

Someone who knows me well recently gave me a super-special gift. And no, it wasnt flowers, it wasnt a box of chocolates, it wasnt a top-selling career book or a fine pen or fancy…

- 3 months, 1 week, 6 days, 21 hours, 8 minutes ago

Is Your Job Search As Cool As a Caterpillar?

After work last week, I went outside to do some Fall cleanup. In the garage, I noticed a caterpillar which I named HimHer. HimHer was bookin it definitely on cruise. I wondered…

- 3 months, 2 weeks, 2 days, 2 hours, 51 minutes ago

A Saying That Doesn’t Make Much Sense for Today’s Job Seeker

Surely you have heard the old saying what you dont know wont hurt you. Surely, you dont believe that if you are looking for a job, or do you? Some things you might not know…

- 3 months, 3 weeks, 3 days, 6 hours, 48 minutes ago

Wonder What the Hiring Manager Looks Like?

Do you have an interview coming up in the next few days? Have you been invited to meet the Hiring Manager for breakfast, lunch or dinner? Did HR arrange the meeting and you have no clue…

- 4 months, 1 day, 3 hours, 12 minutes ago

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…

- 4 months, 6 days, 6 hours, 27 minutes 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…

- 4 months, 2 weeks, 1 day, 1 hour, 36 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…

- 5 months, 5 hours, 7 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…

- 5 months, 1 week, 1 day, 7 hours, 1 minute 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…

- 5 months, 1 week, 1 day, 7 hours, 53 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…

- 5 months, 3 weeks, 3 days, 7 hours, 12 minutes ago