Don’t Overlook These Basics in Your Job Search

Don’t Overlook These Basics in Your Job Search

Q:  I have been job hunting for about three months with little luck. I‘ve had a couple of interviews but afterwards,  I never heard anything back.  The most frustrating part is that I don’t know why.  I wish there was a way to find out what I’m doing wrong. A: You...
How to find work happiness – on your terms

How to find work happiness – on your terms

On the first day I came back to work after a long holiday vacation  it hit me: I don’t want to do this type of work anymore.    I’m good at what I do but I’ve been doing the same thing for a long time and I want to change careers.  The problem is I don’t know what I...
How to Like Your Job When You Hate it

How to Like Your Job When You Hate it

Do you get the Sunday night blues because the reality of Monday morning is approaching? Do you find yourself pushing the snooze button a third time because you don’t want to go to work? Do you have to fight the urge every morning to call in sick? Are you in survival...
A Fresh New Take on Goal Setting

A Fresh New Take on Goal Setting

Q:  Like your reader last week, I too use the end of the year for goal setting. However, this year I’m dreading the process.   That’s because even though I reach most of my goals, there are some I never seem to accomplish, so of course I continue to set them year...
Signs That it’s Time to Change Jobs

Signs That it’s Time to Change Jobs

Q:  Every year around this time, I sit down to write goals for the following year.  Because the economy is improving and more companies are hiring, for the first time in a while I’m considering leaving my job.  It’s not a bad job -good benefits, pays the bills- but...