The conventional wisdom is to go for the next highest position. Don’t take a cut in pay because it will set you back. Don’t take time off or go for part-time work because you will not be able to get back into the workforce. But the fact is, sometimes you have to take one step […]
Once you have your pitch, which is your carefully crafted, practiced, 2 minute commercial for you, how can you use it in your job search?
Here are 5 ways to use your perfect pitch.
1 Networking – When you meet someone for the first time at a networking event, an alumni reunion, a party or get together, […]
As much as we prepare for the job interview, there always seems to be something that comes up that we did not expect, did not prepare for, and are at a loss for words. Usually these are the hard questions, the ones that dig deeper into our past, why we were fired, why we left […]
I’M TOO OLD – Get OVER IT!
We have talked about ageism in the workplace before…but ageism is definitely not a numbers game. It is about how you look and feel and act. So what can you do to improve your personal brand?
- Your look – that means hair, teeth and clothing. Gray hair on a […]