Career Changers

Remember This During Your Job Interview

Remember This During Your Job Interview

My new client, Tom, hired me as his Career Coach because he said he was very stressed by his job...

Refusing Applications from the Unemployed

Refusing Applications from the Unemployed

Many of you may have seen job ads indicating that they were accepting applications from employed people only. This is...

Using Recruiters in a Job Search

Using Recruiters in a Job Search

Years ago I was doing a job search looking for work in the telecommunications industry. The company I had worked for had gone out of business and I was jobless. A colleague referred me to a recruiter who specialized in the telecom industry. I had no knowledge of recruiters, how they worked, or even if they were successful in doing a job search for people. Do you know how recruiters work with clients?

Can You Reverse Burnout?

Can You Reverse Burnout?

An attorney friend and newsletter reader asked me if I could write an article on reversing burnout. At first I referred her to an article I had written many years ago on how to avoid burnout. She was insistent however that avoiding burnout and reversing it were two different things. Her question really was if a person is really burnt out, what can he or she do to come out of it?

What does Mojo Mean?

What does Mojo Mean?

This month I read the book Mojo How to Get It, How to Keep It, How to Get It Back If You Lose It by Marshall Goldsmith, a well know Executive Coach. I must admit that part of the reason I read it was that I had heard the word "mojo" but I wasn't really sure what it meant.