Quiet Please! The Value Of Silence At Work And During A Job Search

Quiet Please! The Value Of Silence At Work And During A Job Search

In the chaos of a golf game, there are moments of silence where the player considers and prepares for the next shot - a shot vital...

Keep Coming Back: Four Simple Steps To Get A Job

Keep Coming Back: Four Simple Steps To Get A Job

If you're like most job hunters these days, you're finding slim pickings. The job boards seem to have lots of things that aren't f...

Time For A Pay Raise? Three Salary Negotiation Opportunities

Time For A Pay Raise? Three Salary Negotiation Opportunities

As we saw yesterday in the Glassdoor quarterly employment confidence survey, 37 percent of workers are expecting a raise in the ne...

Five Myths Recruiters Believe That Impact Your Job Search

Five Myths Recruiters Believe That Impact Your Job Search

So you're going to try to get a recruiter to pay attention to your resume. Or, maybe you've gotten a call from a recruiter who wan...

Your Career Is A Subway Map: Why It’s Ok To Branch Out

Your Career Is A Subway Map: Why It’s Ok To Branch Out

While seldom do two career paths end identically, there is certainly something to be said for looking at the career paths of other...

Scammin and Jammin: The Face Of The New Career?

Scammin and Jammin: The Face Of The New Career?

When I was in college low those many decades ago (still can’t believe I graduated in ‘79 - seems like yesterday) times were no...

Five Myths Of Job Hunting

Five Myths Of Job Hunting

Getting a new job is hard work. If you dig around the job hunting section of a bookstore, notice how big it is and ask yourself wh...

Elevator Speech Out! Bumper Sticker In: Advice For Career Networking

Elevator Speech Out! Bumper Sticker In: Advice For Career Networking

For years, people have been asking me for help with their networking Elevator Speeches. And for years, I've been saying "When are ...

Why You Should Sweat The Small Stuff In A Job Hunt

Why You Should Sweat The Small Stuff In A Job Hunt

The book “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” was a bestseller and helped a lot of people get over their controlling and high anxie...

Is It Ethical To Stay In A Well Paid Job And Just Coast Through?

Is It Ethical To Stay In A Well Paid Job And Just Coast Through?

Dear Liz, I've been at my job five years, and there are aspects of the job that I love and others I hate. It's a job I could do...