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Category: Job Search Tips

Re-entering the Workforce After an Extended Absence

As Oprah has said, when done well, being a mother is THE most important job there is.  And I know all the moms that are my clients and fans live that truth. Many a great mom also needs another job, out there in the career world. If you are a woman returning to the workforce after years […]

VIDEO: Cover Letters That Stand Out (Ideas You May Not Have Heard Before)

  One in the VIDEO SERIES: Simple Ways to Stand Out as a Job Seeker:  How to Capture Attention in a Cover Letter (check out the whole playlist!) ALSO:  Get the pdf guide for Writing Attention Getting Cover Letters with samples     Additional blogs about cover letter tips: — The Truth About Cover Letters […]

Don’t Be a Job Search Joke – Recruiters Aren’t Kidding About This Advice

  “The foolish man is always doing, yet much remains to be done. The wise man does nothing, yet nothing remains undone.” – Lao Tzu April Fool’s week, did someone play a joke on you?  Was it a good one? Sometimes we think that multi-tasking is the wisest way to be productive. Or we think […]

Simple (and Effective) Interview Tips – Part I

Interviewing Tips – Part I of II Some of this is likely just a friendly reminder, but, it never hurts to hear it again, or, to even get ONE new helpful tip (plus, we can forget things if we’re out of practice, or, when we’re nervous!) Do a ‘dry run’ ahead of time to see […]

How to Thrive in Your Career Wherever You’re Planted

  I grew up on a lake outside of Chicago, with two sides of our yard bordered by lilac bushes. We had the standard lavender color, a white one, and my favorite—the deep violet with flowers that were fatter, bigger and, to me, the most beautiful. I lived in Florida for many years, and not […]