Category: Career Mondays

Career Monday: 7 Success Tips for Changing Careers

Career Monday: 7 Success Tips for Changing Careers

Weather forecasters can’t reliably predict the weather three days from now. How is a 22-year old supposed to pick the right career for the next 40-plus years? Most of us will contemplate a career change at some point. It might be a conscious decision or the loss of a job might be the genesis of […]

Career Monday: Build a Strong Work Ethic and Get Things Done

Career Monday: Build a Strong Work Ethic and Get Things Done

We often hear that success is the result of hard work. Hard work does pay off, but not every one has the right work ethic to put in a full day of work.It’s common to daydream, avoid work, and procrastinate. A strong work ethic is both useful and admired. Many of the most successful people […]

Career Monday: Who Else Wants a Resume That Captures the Real You?

Career Monday: Who Else Wants a Resume That Captures the Real You?

To write a resume these days you need to squeeze yourself into one page, check off all the required keywords, and avoid saying anything that might get you screened out. No wonder you often wind up looking like just another systems administrator or social studies teacher! Meanwhile, employers want to know who candidates really are. […]

Career Monday: 8 Myths About Self – Employment

Career Monday: 8 Myths About Self – Employment

Do you dream of being self-employed, but feel like you don’t have the money, knowledge, or skills to get a business going?Your concerns might be unfounded–and grounded in some of the common myths about self-employment. Imagine being able to increase your income and have a more flexible schedule. These benefits are a real possibility when […]

Career Monday: How to Develop Management Experience Even if You’re Not a Manager

Career Monday: How to Develop Management Experience Even if You’re Not a Manager

How can you get a management position when you lack management experience? While you may not be able to list the title of manager on your resume, there are plenty of ways to demonstrate that you’re ready to assume more responsibility. Start by thinking about what being a manager means. You’d be responsible for the […]

Career Monday: A Surefire Formula for Boosting Your Confidence at Work

Career Monday: A Surefire Formula for Boosting Your Confidence at Work

Radiating confidence makes it easier to move ahead at work, and each success helps to build your self-esteem. If you doubt your abilities or feel insecure speaking up in meetings, you can still turn things around by training yourself to become more poised. Start strengthening your faith in yourself and your potential. Try this formula […]

Career Monday: 12 Constructive Things To Do  While You’re Unemployed

Career Monday: 12 Constructive Things To Do  While You’re Unemployed

If you’re currently searching for a job, you already know that a big part of your routine is waiting around. Maybe you’ve let everyone from your old boss to your hairdresser know that you’re interested in a new opportunity. Maybe you’ve been attending job fairs, and you’ve even landed a few promising interviews. Now, you […]

Career Monday: How To Easily Meet Tight Deadlines

Career Monday: How To Easily Meet Tight Deadlines

Meeting deadlines is an important requirement for many jobs. Impress others by delivering results on time, and protect your peace of mind by staying cool under pressure. These suggestions will keep you on schedule with routine tasks and special challenges. Strategies to Use Anytime 1. Break it down. Divide bigger tasks into smaller steps. If […]

Career Monday: Top 10 Steps to Career Success

Career Monday: Top 10 Steps to Career Success

Have you ever wondered why some people get promoted, receive raises, and are more respected at work? It’s not a secret. Successful people do a few things differently than others and do them consistently. You can enjoy the same level of success by adopting the same behaviors. You must find ways to stand out and […]

Career Monday: Fire Your Boss and Start Your Own Business

Career Monday: Fire Your Boss and Start Your Own Business

Do you ever feel like you’re stuck in a rut? You wake up each morning and go to the same job, driving on the same roads, walking on the same streets, and doing the same thing day after day – and that gets pretty boring! Do you feel unappreciated at work? You may be a […]