Here’s what I’ve been saving up for you for the weekend: Believe in yourself! Jason Alba at JibberJobber.com notes that when we look for a job — especially after a layoff — we have to deal with relentless rejection. It’s true. His advice? “If you are that good, OWN IT! Believe in yourself!” Yeah. […]
Here’s some great articles I’ve been saving up for your weekend reading. Saving them up for quite some time… Glassdoor is an 800-pound gorilla in the career space. Is that a good thing? Maybe not. In “How is Glassdoor a Thing?”, Laurie Ruettimann argues that giving a vendor what you should be doing in HR […]
Here’s what I’ve saved for you from the Internet machine: It’s all about sleep. Take the eighteen minutes and watch the video: 17 Ways to Improve Your Sleep Despite the long list of health benefits, sleep is one of those things that people skimp on, whether by necessity (work, traffic, kids, busy schedules) or because they […]
While the stats are from the UK, the point is well taken — people are looking for jobs more and more through their mobile devices. Does your job search use mobile?
For years, I’ve contemplated why “career management” doesn’t happen. I’ve thought most people believe that they should manage their career, but few of us do that. It’s like saving for retirement: we all know we should do it and then we hit 60-years old and discover there isn’t much time left to save! Why don’t […]
Here’s what I’ve plucked out of the Internet (not all this week, since it has been a while….) for your Friday and weekend enjoyment. 5 predictions on the future of the resume This is really predictions about LinkedIn, so you should read it as such. Quote: As happens in the circle of forward thinkers and […]
Here’s what I’ve been saving for you from the Internet this week. These are posts that don’t necessarily match up to my mission of supporting transitions in your career, but are about the career path. The best investment advice you’ll never get This is long, but if you read nothing else, read this one. […]
Here’s what I’ve been saving for you from the Internet this week… Companies squeeze 401(k) plans… From Facebook, to JPMorgan, to Whole Foods…and, of course, AOL. Good examples in this article. The crushingly expensive mistake that is killing your retirement This one is all about the fees you pay for those 401(k) mutual funds and […]