This week, I was reminded of LinkedIn’s value for jobseekers. LinkedIn, behind the scenes, is a massive online database enabled by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) software. It… Read More
3 Reasons to Include—or Exclude–Hobbies from Your Resume: Highlight only benefits of hiring you.
When I was downsized with about 120 other staff members from a federal government office in 1995, it was time to create my first resume as an experienced professional. The… Read More
3 More Resume “Rules” to Consider: Are there any rules?
Our last post on October 29, 2022 discussed four resume rules you should either follow or ignore. There are an endless litany of “rules” in books and on the Internet…. Read More
4 Lessons Learned from Clients after Employment Disasters: Expect Change.
We marked the 21st anniversary of 9-11 last Sunday—an event I witnessed from the south-facing windows at an employment program where I worked as a career advisor at the time…. Read More
3 Job Interview Prep Steps You May not Have Thought About: Company research is your job search superpower!
You’ve got interviews scheduled. What are you going to do now? No coach will argue about taking a moment (or two or three) to celebrate the milestone. It probably took… Read More