Getting Ready to Graduate College

We think of college graduations as happening in May or June. And it's true that many colleges graduate one class only in those months. But many students, particularly this year, are graduating in December. Some took an extra term to finish. Others accelerated and graduated earlier than planned. And this...

Long Shots

I love me a long shot. You know a guy builds a computer with a friend in their mom's garage... and well, you know the rest. I like it, too, when people dream big. Love the idea of some guy imagining himself on Shark Tank, getting there, becoming a multi-millionaire selling...

The Uniquely You Job Search

People are different. They are from different industries. They have different educational backgrounds. Different paths taken in their careers. And different goals. And the areas they are strong in, when it comes to the process of seeking a job, are different as well. That's how come one-size-fits-all just doesn't work.  To...

Hired from Home

Almost all job interviews being held today start out virtually. Just like we're working from home, we're getting hired from home. There's just no reason to risk the health and safety of recruiters, hiring managers, or job seekers when there's an alternative to ask the questions we want to ask...

Reality Check Time

Every day I discover an app out there to help you find your dream job. Or a URL. As though it were that simple. Download. Click. Done. The marketing they do always seems to require The Finest of Print.  We paid her to say this to you. And paid him too. And them,...

Not Sure What You Want to Do?

Many people out there -- maybe even you -- are very unsure about what it is they want to do. It's common in the younger crowd, the bit older crowd, and the even much older crowd. There's confusion and uncertainty about where in the world of all these millions and...

Rejection: I’m Possible

Without a doubt the most difficult part of the job search process for mostly everyone is the rejection -- whether it comes through a phone call as it did for me, when I called to follow-up on a job I had applied to, and I was told, "I'm sorry. We...