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If the 2018-2019 Economy Plunges… Is Your Career Ready?

January 23, 2018
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Economically, 2018 can best be described as a Boom Time! Even with uncertain news of a government shutdown from the nation’s capital, stock indexes have continued to rise to historic highs, with all three benchmark indexes (Dow, Nasdaq, S&P) posting their third straight weekly advances […]

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Am I Too Old To Get the Job I really Want?

January 16, 2018
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As a career coach and resume writer for the past two+ decades, I’ve heard the same refrain from clients over the years… even those as young as 40-something, who fret that they are “too old.”

Age discrimination does exist and it can definitely affect careers. The […]

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Triage Your Careeer!

January 11, 2018
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Most of us get an annual health checkup to remain fit, we review our finances as needed to ensure the bills get paid, we keep our homes maintained, and we get our vehicles inspected on an ongoing basis…

But how many of us truly plan our careers, review […]

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18 Things You Can Do to Propel Your Career in 2018

December 20, 2017
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If we all had a “Career Score” just like our Credit Score, perhaps we’d pay more attention to our careers. Most of us, however, ignore our career marketability while we’re happily working, miss a ton of opportunities to network, and then scramble to “reach out” or […]

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LinkedIn Is the New Rolodex

December 13, 2017
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You’ve probably heard the statistics… LinkedIn is the largest professional network on the Internet, has more than 467 million users, 94% of recruiters now use LinkedIn to vet candidates, and 93% of companies are using LinkedIn to find their talent.

But […]

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Are You Ready for a Career Change?

December 6, 2017
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According to the Society for Human Resource Management, 45% of employees reported that they would be likely or very likely to look for jobs outside of their current organization within the next year. The annual U.S. job turnover rate is 19% and the involuntary turnover rate (getting […]

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Ditch the Excuses!

November 29, 2017
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Excuse #1 – I’m Underqualified

Do you know how many of my clients are currently making six figure salaries without a 4-year degree? Or how many have landed “Master’s Degree Preferred” positions with only a bachelor’s degree? Look around… there are plenty of […]

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You Need a Transition Statement!

November 16, 2017
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As Career Coaches & Resume-LinkedIn Profile providers, clients who contact us are moving on to a new job, testing the waters, or putting their hats into the ring to land something bigger or better…

Yes, our clients come to us because they are aware […]

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If You Could Turn Back Time….

November 7, 2017
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However successful we may be, most of us would do a few things differently… if we could go only back in time & change history. And although it does no good to lament yesterday’s decisions, it only makes sense to intelligently chart your course going forward […]

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How Fast Can You Land a Job?

November 1, 2017
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My wife recently accepted a new institutional leadership position that she initially applied to eight months ago. For many months, she had assumed that the position was filled, or that the organization had “moved on” to another candidate. In fact, for hiring that involves senior positions, the process […]

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