New Job Blues … Now What?

You’ve landed what you thought was the job of your dreams. Each stage of the interview went smoothly – you sold them on your skills and expertise, and your prospective boss sold you on the position and benefits of joining the company. He/she seemed excited about extending an offer. And then, with an offer in hand, it was thrilling to give your notice. All seemed right with the world. Now, you’ve been on board a few days…  a week… perhaps … Continued

How to Work with a Recruiter!

How to Work with a Recruiter! This year just might your year to get your dream job!!  The economy has improved and things are looking up!!  Of course, with all of that good news, the job search process is still daunting. That is when turning to a recruiter for help navigating the recovering but still treacherous economy might open some unseen doors for you. Even so, it is important to remember that it is not as simple as finding a … Continued

Telltale Signs You Need A New Job!

Telltale Signs You Need A New Job! People often tell you to do what you love and you will never feel like you are working. But, what if your job doesn’t work that way.  What if you don’t like your job?  And, if you don’t like your job, what’s your next step?  Or, maybe you do like your job, but it does not challenge you enough or it’s monotonous. Maybe, you desperately need a change in your life. If you … Continued

I Need Help!! How Do I Get A Job?!?!

5 Job Search Myths That Can Hold You Back Originally published at http://www.beyond.com/articles/5-job-search-myths-that-can-hold-you-back-11776-article.html. When you’ve been looking for a job for some time and not getting the results you’d like, it’s tempting to simply give up. After all, how much rejection can one person take? It’s frustrating and some days, it can feel as though the entire world is against you. Trust me, I know how bad it can get. In order to cope, we make excuses and place blame. We … Continued

Help! What Do I Do If I Call Someone By The Wrong Name When Interviewing Or Networking?

Help!  What Do I Do If I Call Someone By The Wrong Name When Interviewing Or Networking? Are you interviewing?  Do you have a networking event coming up?  Are you afraid you might call someone by the wrong name in an interview or when you are networking?  Have you ever made a mistake? Here’s the thing about calling someone by the wrong name when you are networking or in an interview. No insult is ever intended; no one is hurt. … Continued