Mid to Late Career
A cautionary tale: The overly aggressive candidate
An unexpected job loss is a scary and unsettling event for nearly everyone who has experienced it. Panic and fear are often emotions shared...
You are not your job
What to do when you lose a job
Losing a job is a very difficult thing. All sorts of emotions can go through a person ranging from anger, shame, hurt, embarrassment, shock,...
The Cycle of Interviewing: the Approach
Purpose Driven Employment
“It’s not about you.” That is the first line in Rick Warren’s classic, The Purpose Driven Life. This statement runs so contrary to what...
Talk with Strangers
Most kids are told to avoid talking with strangers. Parents will instruct them to answer the phone or door a certain way, especially if...
Men and Employment
Since today is Father’s Day, I wanted to share a few thoughts specifically directed towards men. I’ve had the opportunity and pleasure to take...