Love Your Work, Love Your Company, Love Your Life!

So I’m home on Friday night, finally getting this blog post written, a week later than I like to.  Some might say “Ugh, you’re working at 8:15pm on a Friday night?? What kind of life is THAT??” To which I would say – “A life I love! A life I chose! A life that matches my values of freedom and flexibility!”  I’m working tonight because for 24 out of 30 days in last month, I was living in and exploring two states, neither of which is where my house and normal life reside. I was seeing friends and family I Read More

VIDEO: How Do I Not Sound Like I’m Bragging in an Interview?

Employers WANT to know why you’re best for the job, about your accomplishments! So many job seekers worry they will sound arrogant to an employer if they talk about their contributions on the job, though. There IS a way to talk about your achievements without bragging. More helpful interview tips and strategy shared in my online classes – free for a limited time – follow this link: https://skl.sh/2NAkflm

Cover Letter Confessions

Let me have a confessional moment here first: I hate cover letters. My clients hate cover letters. Some employers don’t even read them (probably because they hate them, too.) (and many (even most?) recruiters don’t want them, though always check) Sometimes, they can make a difference in getting noticed though.  And it’s IMPOSSIBLE to know how much the cover letter (and it’s style and content) will, or will not, matter to any given reader/company. That THAT’S why we all hate them. All those unknowns. (and they are a lot of work for all that unknown impact, too!) They’re a lot Read More