How to Avoid Age Discrimination During Your Job Search?

Times are difficult for people over 40 years of age when it comes to looking for a job. Not only do employers ask you for huge amounts of references and professional experience, they also look at you as a liability. The sad fact of the matter is that people are reluctant towards hiring a senior … Continue reading “How to Avoid Age Discrimination During Your Job Search?”

How to Use the Science of Persuasion to Land Your Dream Job?

It’s a day like no other when you’re sitting at the waiting area, with your credentials and paperwork clutched firmly between your hands just outside the Human Resource office of a company you’ve dreamed to represent and work for. You dream of filling that vacancy while you’re observing the facial expressions and body language of … Continue reading “How to Use the Science of Persuasion to Land Your Dream Job?”

5 Pros and Cons of Relocating for Your Career

People relocate for their career for a number of reasons. For some, it may be for better job prospects or the purpose of professional growth. For others, it might be just to break out of their comfort zone and to experience new things. Whatever the reason for the move might be, there is no doubt … Continue reading “5 Pros and Cons of Relocating for Your Career”

#74 – Career Expert Series – Brian K Wright

For Episode 74 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing from Brian K Wright . Guest Introduction – Brian K Wright Brian K Wright is the host of Success Profiles Radio, and his mission is to inspire others to discover their unique talents and follow their dreams in life. With extensive experience teaching and training in economic and … Continue reading “#74 – Career Expert Series – Brian K Wright”

How Your Credit History May Affect Your Job Search?

Was there a time in your life when you underwent a financial fiasco that you’d rather keep to yourself? When you barely had a grip on your monthly dues because of some overspending made in luxurious boutiques using many credit cards? When you juggled how to pay all the credit cards used that some reached … Continue reading “How Your Credit History May Affect Your Job Search?”

7 Steps to a Successful Midlife Career Change

You might be an individual working in a company that doesn’t treat you well or pays enough for the efforts you make. This can be depressing and can make you feel worthless. Or you might be doing the business which was passed down in your family. This business may not be of your interest, and … Continue reading “7 Steps to a Successful Midlife Career Change”

3 Simple Social Media Tips Could Equal Job Search Success

Last year, 54% of hiring managers elected not to hire a candidate based on their social media profiles. But how do you make sure you’re part of the 46%? The worlds of social media and careers are more intertwined than ever – whether you use social media to find a job, your boss is keeping … Continue reading “3 Simple Social Media Tips Could Equal Job Search Success”

What to Do When Your Job Doesn’t Fit Your Personality?

Perhaps you’re a recent college grad, a few months into a new career. Perhaps you’ve been plugging away at your company for a decade or more. But something isn’t right. You feel drained at the end of the day–more than normal post-work tiredness. You’re anxious. The start of the weekend, for you, means a slow … Continue reading “What to Do When Your Job Doesn’t Fit Your Personality?”