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  • How to Stand Out From All the Other January Job Seekers and Land the Interview
    on January 15, 2019 at 8:07 pm

    The holidays are behind us, and the party is over. It has been a few weeks since you returned to the same old job and the same old routines. Once again, you're having thoughts of looking for a new job. There is good reason why the start of a new year sends so many of us to the job boards. It's the season of new beginnings and new resolutions. Many of us spent our holidays talking about our career ambitions and ... […]

  • How to Interrupt Someone During a Meeting
    on January 14, 2019 at 9:09 pm

    Picture this: You're in a client meeting along with a few of your colleagues. The client asks a question, and one of your colleagues starts to answer it — but you can tell he has misheard the question. You observe the client pursing her lips, a slight frown appearing on her face as she realizes she is not getting the information she needs. Your colleague is oblivious and continues talking. You ... […]

  • Keep Your Jargon to Yourself
    on January 14, 2019 at 8:25 pm

    Have you ever wondered how your website is doing in the SERPs? What about your PPC? Are you getting a good CPA? What about the CPM? Are you tracking all of your KPIs? Was that paragraph obnoxious or what? There's a good chance I almost lost you. Maybe I did lose you, and you just skipped down to this paragraph in the hopes it would be better. I certainly couldn't blame you if that were the case. I spent many years ... […]

  • 10 Tips Working Mothers Can Use to Maintain Their Well-Being
    on January 10, 2019 at 6:21 pm

    Too often, working mothers are expected to work as if they didn't have children and to raise children as if they didn't work. However, despite the many challenges that come with juggling work and family, there are ways to maintain your well-being. Here are 10 tips I've learned as a working mom of five children, a sociologist, and founder of a social platform dedicated to empowering moms: 1. Practice Self-Care ... […]

  • Structured for Success: Resume Formatting 101
    on January 9, 2019 at 8:26 pm

    The average recruiter spends just six seconds looking at a resume. With this in mind, applicants need to ensure their resumes are easy to read so that recruiters can find the information they are looking for within that minuscule time frame. The best way to make sure your resume lands in the "yes" pile is to structure it for success. Keep the Format Simple You want to make ... […]