The Reality of the Ongoing Job Search (& 4 Steps to Prepare for It)

“We were trained to finish our homework, our peas and our chores. Today, we’re never finished, and that’s okay.” ~Seth Godin, Dancing on the edge of finished In his post, marketing expert and author Seth Godin was talking about the continual stream of work that awaits us. We’re never “done” with anything. There’s always more […]

Round-Up of the Round-Ups

The end of a year always brings about round-ups that highlight the best of the best. As a kick-off for 2012, here is a compilation of the various round-ups that contain quality information that will help you in your job search and managing your career: The 51 Best Job Search Blog Posts of 2011 | […]

Five Reasons to Not Only Look Out for #1 in the Job Hunt

“Then,” said James, “you don’t hold with that saying, `Everybody look after himself, and take care of number one’?” “No, indeed,” said John, “…that is a selfish, heathenish saying, whoever uses it; and any man who thinks he has nothing to do but take care of number one, why, it’s a pity…” From Black Beauty. […]

Should You Call After Sending a Resume? Some Say Yes!

Common advice that is given to job seekers is to follow up their résumé submission with a call. The thought behind that has always been that follow-up calls can help them stand out and avoid getting lost in the shuffle of all the emails that can be gotten in a day. Then I read a […]

06/04/2010 #FF — These Folks Have What You Need

Looking to do a blog as part of your job search or personal branding? In need of some great information to help you as you try to figure out your career path? Look no further than this week’s #FollowFriday honorees! Emily White (@emilyblogfairy) Emily is the person responsible for the great design work on this […]

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