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How to Utilize Your Small Business's Office Space for Successful Impact

When you're working for or running a small business, chances are you'll have a smaller space than the average corporate office building. Just because you're in a smaller space doesn't mean it has to be inefficient. Properly utilizing your office space will do so much for your visual and mental ease. ...
Jan 9



Where The Jobs Will (And Won't) Be In 2017

Looking to start 2017 with a new job in a new location? You might want to think about making a move to Oregon, or even sunny Hawaii or Florida. According to a newly released study, those states have very positive employment outlooks going into the new year. ...
Jan 2



5 killer cover letter mistakes

A successful cover letter could be the deciding factor for a hiring manager to give you an interview, so it is important that it demonstrates your ability to effectively market yourself in a positive light. Avoid these 5 killer cover letter mistakes to ensure that you express who you are and what you can contribute to the job!
 
Restating Your Resume
 
It can be tempting to simply take what you have bulleted in your resume and reiterate that in your cover letter; fight that temptation. ...
Dec 28



5 Ways Parents Can Help Their Children who are Unsure of Their Career Path

5 Ways Parents Can Help Their Children who are Unsure of Their Career Path
 
Your children may be very unclear on the career path they want to follow. A guiding hand would be very helpful in showing them the best path to job satisfaction and success. ...
Dec 19



How Millennials Are Redefining Their Careers

I’ve been an editor at Chief Learning Officer for nearly four years, and people are often shocked to hear that. Many millennials would have already hopped a few times by now. On the other hand, many have been unemployed for much longer. It’s a strange time to be starting your career. ...
Dec 14



Job Seekers: 4 Ways You Can Reinvent Yourself

If your current job doesn’t fit you, and you’re yearning for a shift, don’t despair. It’s easier than you think to move in a new direction.
 
First, you need to realize that the sexy stories about overnight transformations and lightning bolt flashes of insights are just that: anomalies. ...
Dec 9



The Job Search Tip Introverts Hate (But Desperately Need)

No matter how talented, skilled, or educated you are…if you’re an introvert, you’re at a bit of a disadvantage in a job search.
 
I am not an introvert, but I speak to a lot of them, coaching them through the process of getting a new job. ...
Nov 30



6 steps to prepare for a Skype job interview

There’s a fair chance that on your next job interview, you won’t even be sitting in the same room with your future boss.
Some 71 percent of employers now use real-time video interviewing when seeking new employees, according to Futurestep, a Korn Ferry company. ...
Nov 21



6 Salary Myths That Are Killing Your Earning Power

No, HR doesn't need to know your salary expectations upfront.
You’re not alone if you’ve ever accepted a less-than-awesome job offer hoping that it would pay off in a raise down the line, or felt pressure to state your salary expectations in an HR interview upfront. ...
Nov 15



Do You Need a 'Device Detox'? Learn How to Disconnect in Order to Connect

If you’re reading this, you’re probably “all business.” Me too. Most of the time. I spend months out of the year traveling and coaching business owners all around the country on how to improve themselves, grow their businesses, and grow as human beings as well. ...
Nov 11