Ready For A Pay Raise?

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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Why Recruiters Don't Get You Jobs

If you poke around the internet long enough, you’ll find someone who suggests that you should get to know recruiters. The idea…

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Hope For The Over-Fifty Job Seeker?

Lots of job seekers are on the edge right now. Employers are taking forever to make hiring decisions, they go into radio…

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