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It’s Friday afternoon, and you’ve spent your week applying to as many jobs as you can stand. You go to your inbox (or mailbox) and get another rejection letter. How much more can you take? What’s next? In recent studies, many unemployment rates appear to be dropping across the nation. Why? It’s not what you […]
So, you’re writing a cover letter. Seems like you’ve been writing these for a while, and you can’t get motivated, right? You are not alone. Millions of Americans are finding themselves spending hours every day crafting that one, unique cover letter that will get their foot in the door with that dream company or job. […]
Paul D. Tieger, in his book entitled Do What You Are, makes a very simple point: understanding yourself and your personality will enhance your success on the job.Do you know yourself well enough to do what you are? Do you want to discover a perfect career just for you? If so, try these simple ideas […]
So, you’re sitting at your desk checking emails when you see a LinkedIn profile of someone with whom you’d really like to connect. There’s one problem: You have no idea who this person is, but you attempt to connect anyway. What’s wrong with that? THE DEBATE There’s been a lot of […]
Like it or not, social media has become one of the primary venues for communication regarding business networking and online job searches and applications. As of July 2011, professional social network giant LinkedIn reported that they would be providing a plugin that allows candidates to apply for jobs listed by employers using their LinkedIn profile. Today, at least […]
Are you a leader who is organized by design, or do you simply watch pensively as your seemingly mundane responsibilities pile up right in front of you? For some, this can be a challenge to the point where delegation of duties to employees is the only solution to “stay on top”. Unfortunately, under the direction of […]
Many employers are looking for ways to involve their staff in the vision and mission of an organization. Moreover, employers want staff to become inspired in the work that they do while producing results that reflect product excellence and market leadership. So, what’s the problem?Employee engagement is a choice, and many corporations are trying too […]
In this economy, many employees may feel that they have no right to ask for balance between their work and home life. Sadly, many employers would like to keep it that way.If you are in a job situation that requires you to work consistent overtime and promotes a culture that rewards it, you are not […]