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Category: Job Search Tips

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 some […]

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 […]

30 Second Commercials (aka “The Elevator Speech”)

How to answer the dreaded “So, what do you do?” question.

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 […]

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 […]