Iâ€™m not a huge football fan, and far from an expert on the subject, but the Super Bowl is about more than just the game. Itâ€™s a party, commercials, a big story – this year, two brothers as head coaches and managing the unexpected (power outage). It seemed a great time to officially announce some […]
Big news at Keppie Careers!
As you can see (if you’re a regular visitor), today, I’ve launched a new design for Keppie Careers. I’m thrilled to have partnered with Cubicle Ninjas*, who put everything together for this design and made sure it was exactly what I had in mind.
If you know where you’re going, you know what to wear
The title may ring a bell for anyone watching TV commercials in the early 1980’s. (I’m too young to remember, but I heard it from one of my TV gurus!)
Tired of looking for a job? 5 tips to prepare to start your own business
Are you dissatisfied with your job, or reading the writing on the wall that suggests it may be time to think of your own exit strategy? If so, you are in good company. A Mercerâ€™s Whatâ€™s Workingâ„¢ survey last year, conducted over two quarters, included 2,400 workers in the U.S. They found, â€œnearly one in […]
How to succeed as a freelancer
Temporary and contingent workers are on the rise. The independent workforce has grown to 16.9 million from 16 million in the past year, according to research by MBO Partners, which provides business services to consultants. As companies realize that they can hire contractors for certain services instead of paying for full-time workers, more people will […]