I have been doing career coaching for many years. Just finished creating a 4 part series for people at my company that are being impacted by an acquisition and will be in the job market soon. There are a lot of resume trends people are not aware of:
1. DO Not put more than 10-15 years of work experience if you have it.
2. DO NOT put the year you graduated from any school...college or high school.
3. Do not put your birth year in your email... see more
This morning was a rough one… I missed my train, left my bagel in the toaster AND spilled coffee all over my brand new pants. YIKES! All I wanted to do was crawl back into bed and try again tomorrow.
But, I made a promise to myself that 2020 would be a year of personal growth and positivity which means every Monday counts! So, I whipped out my Tide To-Go pen, poured a new cup of coffee and headed into work with a smile.
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It's imperative to always tell the truth! there is nothing shameful about having been fired from the last job unless it was your fault. Either way, tell the truth. You may be surprised at the response!!
Why You Should Start Saving Money
Despite who you may be, everyone needs to save money. Building a financial future, whether it's your retirement, your family's future needs or simply attaining your personal goals and getting the things you want, all starts with saving. Saving is the best and most important way to make sure you're financially safe when it counts.
Saving doesn't just mean getting discounts on your purchases. It also means... see more
In 2017 I was laid off from my job and unfortunately was unemployed for 6 months. In the beginning I thought, no biggie I’ll get a job in a month, but clearly that wasn’t the case. I’ll be honest, it was a really stressful time for me. I felt like I was spending countless hours in front of the computer, traveling to 1st and 2nd interviews, talking on the phone, and never getting a job offer. It was mentally exhausting and discouraging. As a... see more
I am wanting to share a bit about working remotely and it not being a scam. Some people cannot work remotely for various reasons but for those that have an interest, I may be able to give you some information. I work on a legitimate work p[latform called Upwork. Upwork is for freelancers that do many different tasks such as web design, telemarketing, editing, business development and so much more. The platform used to be called Odesk and it is... see more
Everyone stresses about doing a good job at work but for me, the most stress comes from trying to remember too many things at once.
Whether on paper or on my phone, just finding a way write them all down helps me focus on one task and then getting that satisfaction of crossing it off when I’m done! When I don’t do it I’m always worried about forgetting something or wondering if I should be working on something else. It seems small but it... see more
WorkForce Discrimination is Happening More than we thought. After researching this over the past month here is information regarding it.
Types of Workplace Discrimination
What is workplace discrimination, and what constitutes discrimination against employees or job applicants? Employment discrimination happens when an employee or job applicant is treated unfavorably because of his or her... see more
Hello Jobcasers, I’ve noticed that a lot of people having been needing help with resumes, interviews, trying to find a particular type of job or just simply needing advice. If theres is anyone you know that need that type of help or even yourself, let me know and Ill be more than HAPPY to help free of charge! I am great at writing and putting the right words together. If you want to give me a shot, comment or message me and I promise I wont let... see more
I’ve been so set on thinking I should only apply for jobs I’m qualified for. Big mistake! I recently applied for a job in sales, and have an interview on Tuesday. My lack of “education” had kept me in a mode of stall, fear. I may not be educated, but I am highly intelligent. Time to grow
I saw this article and thought others would benefit on how to bounce back after being fired. There's some great information here, please let me know if it was helpful!