Category Archives: Motivation

For the Spouse of a Job Seeker

Most of my blog posts are directed to the job seeker with tips, advise, and other kinds of help on how to land that perfect job. But today, I want to address someone who gets easily overlooked during this time: the spouse of the job seeker. If you are currently looking for work, please forward this to your spouse in a

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7 Things to Do if You Become Unemployed. Number 5 is a MUST!

No one ever wants to think about losing their job. Getting laid-off or terminated can really set you back, both emotionally and financially. And usually it’s something that takes you off-guard so it can be even more difficult to recover from. Know that this is a temporary situation and will not last for forever. Don’t let the shock or anger

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Encouragement for the Job Seeker

Everyone (including myself) is full of advice, words of wisdom, and ideas on how to land a job. I can spend hours going over your resume and re-doing it get recruiters’ attention. I can help you answer those pesky interview questions where most people fumble. I can sit with you one-on-one going through mock interview after mock interview until you

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Resolutions NOT Allowed

I really love New Year’s. This is the season of new-ness & start overs. Didn’t have a good 2013? Don’t worry about because it’s a new year full of new potential. Was 2013 awesome? Then work on making 2014 even better. No matter the type of year you just went through, one this is clear: we’ve all got a “clean

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Just One Wish…

Remember being a kid and making wishes? We’d wish on birthday candles, stars, and coins in a fountain. And we took those wishes so seriously that we didn’t tell a soul for fear that it wouldn’t come true. The Make-A-Wish Foundation has a great purpose: to grant the wishes of chronically ill children. No matter how big or outrageous the request

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Not by Mistake

You are you for a reason. It’s not on accident that you have your quarks, your history and your life. I wrote about this a while back in What’s Your Super Power? but it’s important to revisit this every once in a while. There’s not such thing as someone else having it better than you because only you can have your time on

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