Mid to Late Career
The Golden Rule
Seasons of a Career
According to the AARP, millions of Americans are still working after age 70, with many doing so even past 80 and 90. Some choose to...
Dressing for success
The Cycle of Interviewing: the Close
In college, my freshman economics professor put the acronym “TANSTAAFL” on the board the first day of class. He then went on to explain...
Ronald Reagan believed that the nine most terrifying words in the English language are “I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.” As...
How finances fit into your vocation
I have heard numerous people say things like, “Someday when I retire, I can do what I really enjoy.” Ironically, many people separate the...
What to do about job ads
Less than 5% of all jobs are secured through answering ads. On the surface, this would seem backwards since the companies who are placing...
What happened to the “Human” part of HR?
One of the major complaints of job applicants is the time they spend filling out information for potential employers online. It can be tedious,...
Are You Improving at Work?
“You will be the same person in five years as you are today except for the people you meet and the books you read.”...
Advice for “Older” Job Seekers
Many people wonder if they’re too old to be hired. I’ve noticed over the years that many “older” job seekers go to great lengths...