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Category: Career Change

Addressing An Employment Gap (Covid Related or Otherwise) on Your Resume

This blog post originated from a conversation on the e-list group of my professional organization, Career Directors International. Returning to Workforce After an Absence: The discussion was about good strategies for stay-at-home-moms who are transitioning back to the workplace to account for that time gap on their resumes. Of course many people are going to […]

Who Are You in Your Alter Ego?

  “Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.”  ~ Goethe The idea of altering your reality, and casting some magic, seemed fitting for the month of Halloween, of course, the season of adopting an alternative persona. So many people are faced […]

Steps to a Smooth Job Change

Ch-ch-ch-ch CHANGES . . . Turn and face the strange, changes . . . ,” croons David Bowie in his hit song titled the same. The average person will make this change 9 or more times in their lifetime. It can be a rite of passage from childhood to adulthood or even a change of […]

Surviving the “For Now” Job

 “To be successful, the first thing to do is to fall in love with your work.” – Sister Mary Lauretta As I’m flipping radio stations today, and the most unlikely ‘70’s tune makes me think of jobs. Remember Stephen Stills’, “Love the One You’re With”?   While I don’t recommend it for relationship advice, for […]

Does Your Career Align with Your Life?

  Think About It: Does Your Career Align with Your Life? “When I was 17, I read a quote that went something like: ‘If you live each day as if it was your last, someday you’ll most certainly be right.‘ It made an impression on me, and since then, for the past 33 years, I have looked in the […]