Preparing for a New Job Orientation

You’ve landed the job, and you’ve been asked to attend the new job orientation.  This is your first glimpse of company culture. What is the Purpose of Job Orientation New job orientation should include some training, as well as a tour, and introductions to staff.  Shake hands heartily and make eye contact. Pro tip: carry […]

Finding the Career for You

Are you on the right career path?  Does that question trigger uneasy feelings for you?  Allowing yourself to follow that question to the answer that fulfills you will change your life for the better, and ultimately, leave you feeling satisfied. 75% of Americans have changed their careers at least once, and 33% are considering it. […]

Career Tips for Veterans

Getting out of the service is a potential change to life as you know it.  It can be disorienting. While it offers more autonomy, it presents new challenges and self-determining responsibilities.  The good news is that it’s a manageable process and companies are looking for the skill set that your military experience gave you.  Let’s […]

Top 10 Job Search Tips

Searching for a new job feels like a job in itself.  How can you speed up the process? Be prepared. Get a new email account just for your job search, maybe even specific to the field.  Make sure it sounds professional, and doesn’t mention kittens, unless you want to work for a pet store.  Email […]

The Job Search

Are you still hunting for a job and not having any success. Do you think there are jobs out there or is the economy just put a halt to everything? I’ve been in the business of recruiting and career counseling since 1998 and I still believe there are jobs out there – however, you need […]