February 2014 archive

Great Job Search Articles Thursday!

Welcome to a new regular blog feature: Great Career and Job Search Articles Thursday. Each week I will share a few items I’ve found and recommend you check out: 1.  12 Creative Interview Techniques – 12most.com 2.  Job Hunt like an Executive – Forbes  If you see a career or job-search article you enjoy, please let …

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Monday Motivation

REPOST: “You Aren’t George Clooney, Get Your Social Networking Act in Gear!”

This is a repeat from 2009, but still one of my very favorite posts! Enjoy! I receive quite a bit of spam and junk mail due to owning my own business, most of which I just delete without even looking at it. But last week I received an article with this title, and had to …

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We’re On! Career Networking Happy Hour Rescheduled for February 27th

We’re back! (And hopefully snow free, this time!) You are invited to my rescheduled February Career Networking Happy Hour! This free event is for job seekers/candidates, recruiters, and the HR industry in the DC Metro area, by invitation only. (Do you know a jobseeker or recruiter that might like to attend? Please let me know!) …

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Monday Motivation

Great Job Search Articles Thursday!

Welcome to a new regular blog feature: Great Career and Job Search Articles Thursday. Each week I will share a few items I’ve found and recommend you check out: 1. 100 Great Second Act Career Sites – My lifestyle Career 2. Diverse Resumes can help freelancers – Mashable 3. Preparing your facebook profile for your job search – Noodle …

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What’s Your Brand? An Easy Test

What’s your brand? Or better yet, do you have one? Recruiters and HR professional will “Google” you to determine if you are a qualified candidate for their open position – before they ever pick up the phone. Consider this a new, extra step, that vets you and your expertise. According to a study by Execunet, …

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Monday Motivation

Speaking at Beltway

From time to time, I speak a local jobseeker groups. I wanted to share some pictures of a recent event with you.  

Great Job Search Articles Thursday!

Welcome to a new regular blog feature: Great Career and Job Search Articles Thursday. Each week I will share a few items I’ve found and recommend you check out: 1. A whole new way to think about stress – Upworthy 2. What career should you have – Buzzfeed 3. 3 Volunteer opportunities that will seriously boost your career – …

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