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New Posts on The Job Search

Default Thumbnail Boomerang Kids, Jacks of All Trades, and the Nuances of Networking

Thanks for the many emails and calls that ask questions and want answers. Here are three that are representative... 

Default Thumbnail Use Your Social Network

There’s nothing out there. I’ve searched every site on the internet and there’s zip. Nada. Nothing.... 

Default Thumbnail Smile – A Great Start to Your Interview

Many interviewers will tell you they can spot a winner within twenty seconds of meeting the candidate.... 

New Posts on Managing Your Career

Default Thumbnail The Choice to Balance

Balance. Who cares and what does it have to do with your job search? Several clients have called, wanting... 

Default Thumbnail What Do I Want to Do When I Grow Up?

Got a few hundred minutes? I hope so, because it’s going to take time to follow today’s advice. ... 

Default Thumbnail Email Etiquette – Don’t Rankle Your Reader

Email may not be the best communication alternative, but it’s the one most businesses use. Given that... 

Questions from Readers

Boomerang Kids, Jacks of All Trades, and the Nuances of Networking

Thanks for the many emails and calls that ask questions and want answers. Here are three that are representative of your more recent... 

Q&A: More Tips for Getting Hired

I’ve received so many requests for more of the “most common mistakes made by job seekers”, I thought I’d better throw a few... 

Q&A: Interviews, Thank You Notes and Being Smart Enough

Questions from readers: “I’ve just returned from what I’d call a mighty good interview. I’d like to improve my odds for getting... 

Face Your Fear

I wrote a newspaper column about fear and the number it can play when you’re looking for a job.  Given the number of responses I... 

Make it Sustainable

Q:  My job is gone and my company left with it. I can’t say I’m surprised. Disappointed? Oh, yes. But not surprised. I worked... 

Questions about Job Search Strategies

Thanks for your great questions regarding job search strategies. Here are a few that represent what you’re asking:   Q: I’ve worked... 

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