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Beware! The Phantom Job Posting…

BEWARE! What do I mean by "Phantom job posting"? It is a job posting that is advertised but no real job exists that the company is hiring. There are several reasons a company would post a job that doesn't exist. An internal candidate or referral candidate has been...

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I was recently re-acquainted with this story.  I could not find an attribute for the original author, but I thought it was worth sharing. A well-known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a $20 bill. In the room of 200, he asked. "Who would like this $20...

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Give Yourself the Gift of a New Job

The holidays are never fun when you're in the middle of a job search. However, there are ways to connect with potential employers during the busy holidays. Attend any and all holiday gatherings and pass out your business cards. Volunteer to help others less fortunate...

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Be Nice

The title of this entry seems simple and yet, when you are job searching, you need to take it literally. When you are interviewing, you know that you need to prepare for your interviews. There are many factors that will be considered when it is time for a prospective...

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The 10 Hottest Transferable Skills

Transferable skills are skills one has acquired throughout their career, but can also be used in other careers or industries. For example, if you can meet deadlines in one occupation or industry you can meet deadlines in any other occupation or industry.  Here is a...

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