December 2014 archive

New Year! New Start to Your Job Search!

January is here! Are you freaking out? Chances are, if you took December off from your job search, you just might be. It’s always hard to get the ball rolling if you’ve let it stop. (That’s just Newton’s law of inertia: “An object that is at rest will stay at rest unless an external force …

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Kindness Connects Us

Check out this article: The Biology of Kindness: How It Makes Us Happier and Healthier “The vagus is intimately tied to how we connect with one another — it links directly to nerves that tune our ears to human speech, coordinate eye contact and regulate emotional expressions. It influences the release of oxytocin, a hormone …

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You’re Stuck. You’ve Got a “Block.” Why?

I’ve had a couple of conversations with job seekers who are feeling stuck in their job search. Recently, I’ve gone through my own period of “stuck-ness.” Except I keep calling it a “block.” Stuck. Blocked. Have you noticed the similarities between these words and images? It’s always an outside force that is keeping us from …

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Monday Motivation

Monday Motivation

Monday Motivation