New Year Career Tips: 2021 vs. 2020

Do you need a few new year career tips for 2021–before the year is half over or more? If you want this year to look better than 2020 did, you need to do some thoughtful planning and action. You can’t expect better results to just happen. You could consider some simple basics, such as this […]

Grow Through Challenges–2020 in Review

Now that we’re finally near the end of 2020, a few questions have drifted into my mind and stuck there: Is this a time to regret what you’ve experienced and the career opportunities you might have lost? Or should you regroup and somehow carve out a better future? In other words, will you grow through […]

Employment in the New Normal–How Can You Cope? (Part 1 of 2)

What will the workplace  look like in the “New Normal”? If you’ve wondered how the employment world will function in the new normal (that is, after COVID-19), you’re not alone. Many people speculate about what the future holds. They don’t know what it might involve and worry about its effect on their prospects for career […]

Top 6 Career Advancement Tips for Executives

You can increase your career success odds by following these Top 6 Career Advancement Tips for Executives: #1: Make Conscious Choices and Decisions One of the top career advancement tips involves thinking about your professional goals and what you want to achieve; then deciding what you need to do to reach it. When you are […]

3 Ways to Build a Successful New Year as a Business Professional

Did you have a great outcome in your job or career this year? If so, congratulate yourself! On the other hand, if the year fell short of your expectations, what could you have done differently? What’s more, how can you build a successful new year as a business professional in the coming year? These are […]

Job Search Plan–Who Needs One? (You Probably Do!)

Before I go into any of the essentials regarding a job search plan, I want to share this: P: Prepare–it works much better than being caught short. Persist–avoid letting yourself get distracted from the goal. L: Leave no stone unturned–consider all the key aspects of your job search plan. Learn what you need to take […]

Achieve Career Success–It Can be Done

How can you achieve career success? It can be done–many people have succeeded in reaching their career goals, which proves it’s possible. That doesn’t mean you’ll find it easy. More than likely, you’ll discover it takes major, sustained effort. Doubt from others about your chances can throw up roadblocks to your success. On the other […]

Workplace Ageism–Can You Fight It and Win?

Workplace ageism in a job search and on the job can crop up in your experience unexpectedly. But it shouldn’t catch you by surprise when it appears! Instead, recognize that it occurs–all too frequently–and take steps to ensure you’re ready to handle it if needed. That doesn’t mean you peek around every corner to see […]