If the winter weather and the post-holiday blues are settling in, now is the right time to start thinking about what you can do to position yourself for Spring success! Maybe you're tired of the old cliche "New Year, New You," but there really is a lot of motivation contained in that short … [Read more...] about Wicked Winter Weather Got You Down?
After the statement “Thank you! I wish I would have come to see you sooner!” the thing I hear most from my clients when discussing accomplishments to include on their resume is, “It was no big deal. I was just doing my job,” (add shoulder shrug here to demonstrate how little they view their … [Read more...] about “I’m Just Doing My Job”: Underestimating Your Unique Impact and the Value That You Create
I continue to stress to my clients that a critical piece of a successful job search strategy is networking. This coming Thursday is a great networking event courtesy of Buffalo Niagara Sales & Marketing Executives. Register now and give yourself the gift of expanding your network this holiday … [Read more...] about Give Yourself a Gift this Holiday Season
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That old adage, “The more things change, the more they stay the same,” applies to many things in life, including Resume Writing. I have carved out some of the most notable of practices in both categories to help you position your resume and job search for 21st century success! What’s … [Read more...] about It’s Not Your Father’s Resume Anymore: The Ins & Outs of Today’s Resume Writing
Back in 1897, when rumors of the passing of the great American humorist Mark Twain were running rampant, including his obituary being published by a leading newspaper of the day (giving credence to the old saying “don’t believe everything you read), was reported to have responded to the rumors by … [Read more...] about The Death of the Cover Letter: Urban Legend or Just Bad Press?