Personal Branding and Your Job Search

A few of my colleagues and I got together to do a post on the importance of personal branding in a job search. You can see it here... Once you figure out your brand -- the two or ... [Continue Reading]

Enough With the Stereotypes Already

Here's an article I wrote that appeared in the latest issue of PM 360, a magazine for pharmaceutical and medical device marketers. Let me know what you think... Your career ... [Continue Reading]

How to Nail Your Next Interview

You've  worked hard to land an interview for your dream job with your dream company. You don't want to blow it. This article lists six tips to help you nail an ... [Continue Reading]

How to Make a Powerful First Impression via eMail

Your career success depends, in large part, on your ability to make connections and build relationships.  That means that you have to be personable. Often, the first contact you will have with someone comes through email.  As the article below points out, ... [Continue Reading]

Feeling Crazed? Lacking Energy? Take Two Minutes for Yourself and Breathe

It's the first day of summer -- my favortie time of year.  While summer can be a fun time, it can also be stressful. This article shows you how to two minutes of deep breathing can help you beat stress and reenergize ... [Continue Reading]

Do the Right Thing Because It’s the Right Thing — Good Things Will Come Back to You

I'm a big believer in karma.  Good things come to people who do good things for others. The other day, I stopped at a fast casual restaurant for a quick bite on my way home.   I ordered and moved to the register to pay.  My bill was something like $12.95. ... [Continue Reading]

Real World Advice for Finding a Job

Members of my career mentoring site know that you don't find a job by scrolling through job boards and sending your resume to all of the jobs in which you're interested or for which you think you're qualified. Yesterday, I had a conversation that reinforced ... [Continue Reading]

The Right Key Words Will Get Your Resume Noticed

Members of my career mentoring site will tell you that I am a big believer in creating a unique resume for every job in which you're interested.  It takes a little more work, but you'll get better results than trying to write a perfect one size fits all ... [Continue Reading]

Business Plan Advice for Would Be Entrepreneurs

Many members of my career mentoring site plan on starting a business at some point in their career.  All successful businesses begin with a solid business plan.  But creating a traditional business plan is a time consuming endeavor.  At the Daniels College of ... [Continue Reading]

Four Great Master’s Programs for Working Adults

As this blog continues to grow in popularity, I get more and more requests from writers who want to do a guest post.  I reject many of them and publish the best.  Here is a good one of maters's programs for working adults written by Ani Oaks. Earning a ... [Continue Reading]