Category: Career Change

Why You Can’t Start Your Job Search by Updating Your Resume

So many job seekers think their resume was the first step in preparing for a new job search – but – they don’t quite know what they wanted to do next. An effective resume **has to be targeted** to a specific job goal. So – if you don’t know what type of work you want […]

Career Changers: What’s Your “Spin-Off” Story?

    Nanu-Nanu, job seekers! How many of you have watched TV shows, or movies, or even read books that were spin offs of other storylines? Think Cheers & Fraser. Breaking Bad to Better Call Saul. A more modern example is of course Game of Thrones and House of the Dragon. Who was around in, or knows […]

Keep Competitive – Keep Your Skills Updated

“In times of change, learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.”  ~ Eric Hoffer It’s more important than ever to keep your skills up to date in an ever changing & increasingly competitive job market! How many of you that are currently employed […]

You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling…

“Oh oh that LOVING FEELING…. you’ve lost that loving feeling, now it’s gone, gone, gone, oh oh oh oh oh!” << sad face>> It’s February, the stereotypical month of LOVE… and I usually write about loving your job, because, ideally, I want everyone to be head over heels about what they do all day! I think that’s […]

Career & Personality Online Assessment Tools

  Thinking of changing careers but need to explore ideas? You might be interested in some of these links to free online resources for several popular and well known career and personality assessment tools:   Myers Briggs Strong Interest Inventory (formerly Strong Campbell) Enneagram The video is a snippet of my upcoming online course (and existing […]