Month: January 2015

  • Break Out of Your Comfort Zone and Accelerate Your Job Transition

    You’ve decided to make a job transition and you want to do so as painlessly as possible. Getting out of your comfort zone is a big first step, and is the fastest way to land a new job. Remaining in your comfort zone will only prolong your efforts to find a new employer. If you’re […]

  • Is Your Social Media Presence Hindering Your Job Prospects?

    Job seekers may not realize how heavily their social media profiles can weigh on their job prospects. A social media presence that complements a professional image is just as important as having a great résumé and interview skills. An unprofessional and inappropriate social media presence can easily close the door to career advancement. A 2014 […]

  • Are Careers Like Soul mates? Is There Only One?

    Some people believe there is only one soul mate out there for us. Others believe we could have multiple soul mates, or that everyone has the potential to be our soul mate. There are also a few people out there who believe there is no such thing as a soul mate. Likewise, many people hold […]

  • Why I do what I do (part III of my series on work attitudes)

    My mom was underpaid and underappreciated. She looked at numbers all day so when she got home she didn’t want to play cards with me. One my favorite things to do was play (win) Rummy. My dad afforded a nice lifestyle pre-divorce. He napped when he came home when I wanted to play catch. I […]