The “reality”: Getting hired for a business TV show is no different than doing so for anything else Getting hired, by Donald Trump or anyone else, is about positioning, strategic communication, and adapting based on the circumstances. Recently, I posted Continue reading Hired 101: Lessons From A Trump Apprentice
In these challenging times the people who make themselves positively memorable are the ones most often kept, treasured, valued, and positioned for opportunity. As you look to keep your job, regain employment, or move from one career to another, ask Continue reading Make Yourself Memorable
It is true. Times have changed and to succeed in this fast-paced digital world of friending, linking, accepting, and commenting you must be known for something. It used to be that who you know got you the job or Continue reading Times Have Changed: It’s Not What You Know, nor Who You Know, It’s What They Know about You That Counts
We read the unemployment statistics and cringe at the thought of not finding opportunities. However, there are tools that can help us to stand out from our competition and gain notice in the minds of decision-makers. Here is a list Continue reading Differentiating Yourself as a Job Seeker: How to Maximize your Opportunity to find Employment in a Tough Job Market
Today, you don’t have to look too far to know that people across all walks of life are looking for some form of assistance. For some it is government assistance to get back on their feet, for others it is Continue reading Does Your Personal Brand Need a Bailout?
As the nation continues to struggle with a challenging economy there has been much talk about people losing jobs in this recession and much focus on helping the “job-seeker”. But what about people who still have their jobs and are Continue reading Do You Have A Pink Slip Protection Plan?
From Wall Street to WalMart, Banker to Baker, Tech Worker to Teacher and Lawyer to Landscaper, the recession has forced millions of Americans to reinvent themselves as a means of survival. According to the Labor Department about 45% of the Continue reading From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Finding Recovery in a Recession
As a retained executive recruiter, I read many resumes and speak to talented executives daily. One of their key challenges is to determine how they use their many talents and interests in the future career pursuits. While there is a Continue reading Stay Focused in your Job Search
The increasing challenge of the job market has created a new txt messaging sequence “LOAL”, Laid-Off-And-Looking. As a result, the ever popular “LOL” is quickly being replaced with “LOAL” as the economy has become no laughing matter. Today more than Continue reading Finding a Job: How to Present Your Skills when Skills Matter Most
By: Kaplan Mobray 1. Filter Your Dreams through the funnel of Reality. Make a list of the jobs you would be willing to do at the lowest salary you would be willing to accept, and what jobs you simply will not seek Continue reading 10 Ways to Work Yourself Back To Work