4 Steps to Take After a Job Rejection

Applying for a job does not guarantee that you will get the position you want. Inevitably, there will be rejections – and for most applicants, this is not an easy thing to deal with. Some Reasons Why Your Application Was Turned Down Better Candidate – Someone else may have more experience than you do or … Continue reading “4 Steps to Take After a Job Rejection”

7 Tips that Will Help You Regain Self-Confidence After Job Loss

Most of us have experienced the gut wrenching feeling of being called to the boss’s office at some point in our career…  Your palms get sweaty, your stomach hits the floor, you develop a lump in your throat making it hard to breathe…  All you can do is ponder on what you could have possibly … Continue reading “7 Tips that Will Help You Regain Self-Confidence After Job Loss”

Staying Focused On Your Career While Unemployed

If you have just lost your job, it may be comforting to know that there are many like you. ​On average, more than 54,500 people were fired or laid off every day in 2016, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Still, being unemployed can be a worrisome situation. Not only does … Continue reading “Staying Focused On Your Career While Unemployed”

10 Signs It’s Time to Leave Your Job And Move On

Has your work begun to seem incredibly boring or stressful? It might be time to quit your job. Starting over again can seem like a scary or depressing proposition. Sometimes your current salary is actually pretty good, or you’ve made some close friendships with co-workers. But if you’re truly unhappy with your job, staying will … Continue reading “10 Signs It’s Time to Leave Your Job And Move On”

3 Negative Influences Holding Millennials Back in Their Careers

Each generation displays unique characteristics molded from the socio-economic forces in play, reactions to their parents’ generation, and the cultural zeitgeist of the times. The Millennial generation, born between 1980 and 2000, is often criticized or praised, depending on your viewpoint, for being less enthralled with their careers and the American consumerist quest for “things.” … Continue reading “3 Negative Influences Holding Millennials Back in Their Careers”

How To Protect Yourself From A Career Disaster?

Risks are something that most people try to avoid wherever possible, but sometimes in life, the worst happens whether we like it or not. Working in a job of any kind involves a certain degree of risk-taking, so being prepared is the best way to deal with any disasters should they occur. Even if you … Continue reading “How To Protect Yourself From A Career Disaster?”

#38 – Personal Branding Expert Series : Amy Oestreicher on Branding Your Adversity

Amy Oestreicher has a multifaceted career ranging from speaking, art, writing plays and acting, to writing for the Huffington Post, Speaking on the TEDX stage and writing her own book. Shaped by the adversities she’s faced, Amy went from being unable to eat, drink or live a normal life, to writing a musical, starting her … Continue reading “#38 – Personal Branding Expert Series : Amy Oestreicher on Branding Your Adversity”