Psst, Jobseeker: YOUR RESUME MIGHT NOT BE THE PROBLEM! Are you driving yourself insane wondering what is wrong with your resume because the employers you’d like to work for are not ‘knocking at your door’? Are you tired of reading DIY articles and rewriting your resume and nothing has changed?
If you are considering a sudden career change, gather as much information as possible before making your decision. Conduct research by doing these 4 things before it’s too late. Make use of LinkedIn: Visit LinkedIn to see who has a job title that you may be interested in holding. Review
Just how important is salary level for job satisfaction? When vetting a potential new job, determining the salary is often of paramount interest to a job seeker. Depending on the economic conditions where they live or plan to live, the candidate usually has figured out that there is a minimum
“I could submit an application. The position seems like a good fit.” “I would have applied for that job if I thought I really had a chance.” “I should have thrown my hat in the ring. They hired someone with less experience than me.” Whether we're talking about a career
"What do you want to be when you grow-up? A fireman? A pilot? A chef?" People start asking us that question when we are just small children, and yet for so many people it’s a question that stays with us throughout our career and one we are never sure we really know the answer to. In the back of our heads we are asking ‘Did I make the right choice?
To take charge for your life and handle change that will inevitably come your way, first know who you are: your background and experiences, skills and talents, assumptions, and self-perceptions. There are four areas of thought and self-questioning that can prepare you for new frontiers, a different path, or any
Clay Aiken has parlayed his American Idol fame into an outspoken voice in North Carolina politics. Frustrated with gerrymandering in his home state, Clay Aiken’s passion for spreading his political ideas, especially about education and campaign funding, have propelled him into a new career track. If you are at an
As an accomplished professional, you’ve effectively managed challenging projects, conducted due diligence to gain critical information, and leveraged your resources to accelerate results. When tackling tough assignments, you know how to get things done and have earned the respect of your peers and leaders as a result. As you pursue
The majority of American workers are unhappy with their jobs, according to an employment survey by The Conference Board. If you are dissatisfied with your current job, you may be thinking about changing your job or even a career change. Are you wondering: Where to get in-depth information about
It’s time for a career change. You’re eager to reinvent yourself in a new role or apply your skills to a new industry. You’re excited about the prospect of something new but you’re feeling overwhelmed by the career transition process. Making a career change can feel daunting. It requires considerable