If you’re looking for a job, don’t leave it to chance. You want to keep ahead of the game to make sure you manage your own career. Cal Brown, author of When Life Strikes: Weathering Financial Storms, offers the following suggestions to help you maintain control and succeed with your career goals.
Many job-seekers underestimate how important it is to have an online presenceâ€”a digital footprint to help convince potential hiring managers that they are right for the job. Yesterday’s post about Jobvite’s recent survey should convince you: there is no question a person’s online reputation makes a big difference for job-search success.
How should you manage your LinkedIn recommendations?
Youâ€™ve heard the news. It sometimes seems virtually impossible to land a job. Some employers are receiving 25,000 applicants and insisting NONE of them are qualified.
In honor of Mother’s Day, I dedicate this post in memory of my mom. Few people doubt the important role mothers serve. A book by Stephan Poulter, The Mother Factor: How Your Motherâ€™s Emotional Legacy Impacts Your Life, suggests that â€œThere may be a direct link between our career success and our mothers.â€ (Hat tip, […]