Mid to Late Career
You are not your job
An Employment Carol
I’ve always enjoyed the classic, “A Christmas Carol,” by Charles Dickens. As most people know, it is a story that examines the life of...
I’m not sure who first coined the term, “gigonomics,” but it has been a growing employment trend for at least the past decade, and...
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...
Are You Un-hirable?
Over the years, I’ve spoken one-on-one with hundreds of people who have lost jobs. While some find new employment quickly, many others do not. ...
After the Interview
In previous posts I’ve covered tips for what to do before and during the interview. I’d like to focus this post on a few...
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...
The Power of Relationships
I love to hear stories about how people got the jobs they have. When I ask, they typically start their response by saying, “Well,...
Before the Interview
Two weeks ago I wrote about the Seven Keys to successful interviews. I’d like to now discuss a little more about what to do...