I Heart Hate Valentine’s Day

I Heart Hate Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is less than a month away! Depending on your circumstances, the above statement either put a smile on your face or made you groan inwardly. Vickie, a friend of mine, posted earlier this month on LinkedIn to ask for opinions about an article on salary.com regarding how to handle the celebration of this […]

Everyone Needs to Manage Their Careers? Yes, EVERYONE!

Everyone Needs Career Management? Yes, EVERYONE!

In preparing for an upcoming presentation on career management, I posted the following on my Facebook page: “Think that career management isn’t necessary for you? Let me ask — are you currently working or in transition? If you fit in either category, then you have a career to manage.” This led to an interesting conversation […]

How Do I Handle a Sabbatical?

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I was recently asked this question: “I would like to take some time off to spend with my young children. How should I handle this gap on my résumé to minimize my difficulty in reentering the workforce?” With the inquirer’s permission, I am sharing the gist of my response with you all. Taking time off […]

The Job Quest’s Top 10 of 2014

The Job Quest's Top 10 of 2014

With today being the last day of 2014, I decided to put together a roundup of the most popular blog posts published this year on The Job Quest. Equipped with this information, you can start 2015 with a bang! 10. What Kind of Impression Do You Leave in an Interview? “What’s your greatest weakness?” “Hahaha! […]

How to Make for an Uncomfortable Office Holiday Party

How to Make for an Uncomfortable Office Holiday Party

Ah, yes. We are fully embroiled in the holiday season, and with that comes holiday parties. Even though Christmas is less than a week away, office holiday parties often extend into January. With that, I thought I would offer these bits of wisdom on what NOT to do at your next office party — unless, […]

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