It's Wednesday morning. Most of your friends are well into their workday, slugging down their fourth 'get-me-through-another-meeting' coffee, laughing at the boss' latest lame attempt at a joke. But not
Okay, so you've been fired. It happens, even to some very interesting and successful people. Perhaps you saw it coming. Perhaps you didn't (which is a topic for another time).
Work can be stressful. Being out of work can be very stressful. And looking for work is stressful as well. There are few things (a visit to the dentist, for
"Interviewing". Yes, we know. We feel your pain. No matter how much we try to tell ourselves otherwise, a job interview is usually not a good time, ranking somewhere
The job interview is over. You rerun it in your mind, probably repeatedly. In so doing, however, you're actually distracting yourself from taking steps that may still impact whether you
Once upon a time, the key to getting a job was nailing the job interview. Well, okay, perhaps that still is the key. What has changed, however, is what
Has civility completely become a lost art? Think about it. The anonymity of social media tools on the internet enables people to say virtually anything they want, no matter how
There’s a lot of focus on preparing your resume to get a job interview: which keywords to use, which accomplishments to include or exclude, and which format to apply.
A great cover letter, recommendation, or resume might get you in the door, but it’s the interview that will keep you there. A prospective employer wants to know that