Emerging Occupations

If you are considering a career change, you might want to consider jobs that are brand new. Positioning yourself as a worker in an emerging field has several advantages. Here are three to consider. Continue reading “Emerging Occupations”…

Be Worth More than You Receive

In Think and Grow Rich, published in 1937, Napoleon Hill talks about the equation of compensation and value. It's a complicated concept, one that presents challenges for employers as well as jobseekers to this very day. Hill's advice was good; he suggests that you, as a worker, want to be on the short end of the equation. Yes, on the short end - being paid less than you're worth. Continue reading “Be Worth More than You Receive”…

Find a Team that Needs You

What was your role in your last job? Not specifically, not your job title; but in the big scheme of things - why did your manager hire you? Continue reading “Find a Team that Needs You”…

The Best Questions to Ask in an Interview

Asking good questions not only provides extra information about the opportunity, it can also position you as an interested and motivated candidate for the job. Here are some examples of good questions, and why they work. Continue reading “The Best Questions to Ask in an Interview”…

The Good News Index

Try to look for good news when you can. Continue reading “The Good News Index”…

Job Search Rules for a Soft Economy

It's important to understand the ways in which this slow economy changes your job search. During Continue reading “Job Search Rules for a Soft Economy”…