Veteran unemployment continues to be an issue in our country, especially for those who have served since 2001, known as Gulf War-era II veterans. According to data released last month by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, while on its way Continue reading Top 15 Employers for Veterans
Author Thomas Friedman recently assessed the ramifications of the economic downturn and its affects on what he calls the education-to-work model in America. What he discovered is that since jobs are evolving quickly, they require equally evolving new skill sets. Continue reading How Important Is That College Degree?
There was a recent article in the Chicago Tribune that discussed a new phenomenon among employers. They are looking to hire workers for short “tours of duty.” Gone are the days of being a “lifer” at IBM. Because of the Continue reading Short-Term Employment: The Wave of the Future
With the state of the economy and the bailout plan, everyone is concerned about the stability of jobs and 401Ks. As an entrepreneur, I understand and appreciate the concern over being able to maintain revenue. Regardless of whether you’re a Continue reading Making Certain Moves in an Uncertain Marketplace
By: Kaplan Mobray It’s true, in case you have not heard that the “Great Recession” is about to become the “Great Awakening” — as economic conditions continue to show signs of recovery, companies and businesses all around the world are bracing Continue reading Are You a Part of Someone’s Upturn Plan?
By: Peter Vogt, Monster Senior Contributing Writer Are you taking a break from the job search and surrendering to the lazy days of summer? The conventional wisdom is that almost everyone is in vacation mode from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Continue reading Sizzling Summer Job Search Tips
Did you know that by not being a confident speaker you could be losing money? For professionals who are in sales, management, executive positions, etc. speaking is an important part of the business. One of the most important steps is Continue reading Speak To Enhance Your Career
Author and motivational speaker Kaplan Mobray has a question for you, “What is your personal brand?” Mobray teaches professionals, with his new book entitled “The 10K’s of Personal Branding,” how to market themselves in a unique way in order to Continue reading Defining Who You Are Marketing your Personal Brand to Enhance Your Professional Career
By: John P. Carvana, Life Purpose, Career and Relationship It’s about being authentic. It’s about being true to oneself about oneself regardless of where you are, who you’re with or what’s going on around you. It’s about setting a standard for Continue reading Do I Like Who I am When I’m There?
Outside of the sports industry, most people, particularly in North America, are unfamiliar with coaching as a helping profession. The purpose of this article is to introduce / reinforce what coaching is and the role coaches play in helping people Continue reading What the Heck is Coaching Anyway?