Is Your “Product” Worth Buying? 5 Steps to Leverage Your Professional Brand

Is Your “Product” Worth Buying? 5 Steps to Leverage Your Professional Brand

What is it that makes your “product” worth buying?  In this case, the “product” is YOU – so in other words: What is it ...

4 ½ Ways to Respond to Oddball Interview Questions

4 ½ Ways to Respond to Oddball Interview Questions

I just finished reading the Glassdoor blog entitled, “Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions Of 2010” and while some of the questi...

Five Top New Year Career Resolutions

Five Top New Year Career Resolutions

With a sluggish economy, it is easy to become complacent about advancing your career or making a job change even if when you are u...

Fatal Interview Mistakes To Avoid In 2011

Fatal Interview Mistakes To Avoid In 2011

Are white socks standing between you and a job offer?  I laughed when I heard this story; sadly though, this is no laughing matte...

Seven Fixable Reasons You Have Not Gotten a Job Offer

Seven Fixable Reasons You Have Not Gotten a Job Offer

Yes, the economy is bad, but people are getting jobs. In fact, last month the US President reported the creation of 1.1 million pr...

How To Get Employed At A Top 50 Company

How To Get Employed At A Top 50 Company

If you are like many, the allure of working for a company that is beloved by its employees is as enticing as hot cocoa on a winter...

Are You Failing At Interview Follow Up?

Are You Failing At Interview Follow Up?

Now that you have secured the interview, there are some things you should be thinking about to help keep you in the running for th...

Five Proven Résumé Tweaks for C-level Executives

Five Proven Résumé Tweaks for C-level Executives

If you have been fortunate enough to climb the corporate ladder, you know that the trek can be long and arduous; as a C-level prof...

Five Résumé Screw Ups You Might Be Making

Five Résumé Screw Ups You Might Be Making

Let’s face it. When it comes to writing résumés there are a lot of different opinions on the best format, style, and method. ...

Four Cover Letter Secrets That Will Open Doors

Four Cover Letter Secrets That Will Open Doors

Sending a résumé without a cover letter is like driving at night without your lights on. (You know, you will get a ticket for th...