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New Posts on The Job Search

Default Thumbnail I’m Looking for a Job. Let Me Know if You Hear of Anything.

I don’t know about you but I get a number of broadcast emails that say something like, “I’m looking... 

Default Thumbnail What to Worry About With References (It’s Not What You Think)

When it comes to references, you may be spending way too much time worrying about what you can’t control... 

Default Thumbnail Avoid These Bad Habits in Your Job Search

If you’ve been job searching for a while now and it’s getting old, you may have fallen into some... 

New Posts on Managing Your Career

Default Thumbnail Stability Isn’t an Opinion

Although employment figures are looking better, employees would like to feel better about the stability... 

Default Thumbnail Reinstate Your Confidence

Just how open are you? Open to new ideas, to different ways of thinking?  To allowing that someone other... 

Default Thumbnail Adjust Your Compass

If your optimism has taken a few hits lately, don’t let it show when you’re networking and interviewing,... 

Questions from Readers

Door Openers for New Graduates

Q: I’m frustrated. I graduated college in May, thinking that my degree would open doors of opportunity. Well, it hasn’t. If a door... 

I Tire Quickly of Jobs; What Should I Do?

Q: I’m having a tough time looking for a job because I can’t settle on that one thing I want to do. I’ve been in this situation... 

Fresh Batch of Q&A

Here’s a fresh batch of questions that I’ve received from readers and I wanted to share them with you. Q: I consistently have great... 

More Quick Q&A

Thanks to your calls and emails I’ve readied a quick sampling of the questions you’ve been asking: Q: Which of the following should... 

What Should I Include?

“I’m confused. What’s more important to include in a resume: an objective or a summary? Is it better to include references or... 

I Can’t Leave — Part 2

Last week’s column focused on an unhappy, conflicted employee who feels unappreciated and undervalued. She wants to quit her current... 

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