reinvention

Reinvent Yourself To Land A New Job

The New York Times recently ran a story about the new Catsup from Heinz. It's got Balsamic Vinegar in it. Can you think of anythin...

diversity

Why Honesty Will Help You Land The Job

They say companies don't want to hire people who are unemployed. They say that it's harder to find work if you are over 45, female...

onlineprofile

5 Steps To Improve Your Online Profile & Get Noticed

While the good old resume is in no danger of disappearing, you'd better have your online profiles in shape. Something like 80% of ...

job-photo

Why Where You Live Matters In Your Job Search

You've no doubt heard the endless noise about the value you can get from your social media network in the job hunt. You've probabl...

online-job

How To Ask For & Get Online Recommendations

As an experiment, I recently asked 20 friends to write me a recommendation on LinkedIn. About 25% of the people I asked actually c...

Resume Posting Online: What You Need To Know

Resume Posting Online: What You Need To Know

If you look for a job long enough, you'll start to here about the 'black hole'. This is how recruiters describe the fact that ...

Is Any Job A Good Job?

Is Any Job A Good Job?

This morning, I got a note from an old friend who has been out of work for two years. He used to be a social worker in the state p...

Expert Advice: Should Salary Be Disclosed On A Resume?

Expert Advice: Should Salary Be Disclosed On A Resume?

Dear Abby, Should I put my current salary on my resume? My brother-in-law says everyone does. He seems to make a lot of mon...

How A Blog Can Help Your Job Search

How A Blog Can Help Your Job Search

Developing a blog can be a pathway to amazing opportunities. By showing that you can develop an audience, communicate clearly, und...

What You Really Need To Know About Social Media Profiles And Job Searching

What You Really Need To Know About Social Media Profiles And Job Searching

First, don't make assumptions. These days, most career development professionals will make a point of telling you to get with i...