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Standing Out With a Knockout Thank You Note

Standing Out With a Knockout Thank You Note

Whatever kind of job you are seeking, sending a polite and well-written thank you note after your interview will ensure that you stand out from the other candidates you’re up against. You don’t want to fall short of other candidates who send follow-up notes and you don’t want to miss out on your chance to […]

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Creating a Professional Bucket List

Creating a Professional Bucket List

You’ve probably heard of bucket lists, where people list all of the things they want to do before they kick the bucket. But what about when it comes to your professional life? If you’re a motivated, driven individual and you want to go places with your career, you should create a professional bucket list to […]

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Job Search Resolution

Job Search Resolution

Whether you’re looking to move up the career ladder, enter a new career, or make more money with a new position, there’s no time like the new year to make some job search resolutions. While the economy is improving, the market for jobs continues to be competitive. However, by making a few resolutions — and sticking […]

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The Influence of Strong Women

The Influence of Strong Women

Have you ever thought about how you’ve developed in the woman you are now and who influenced you? Sometimes we accomplish so much that we forget to reflect how we got there and who helped us along the way. After having lunch with my girls, I’ve been thinking about the strong women that made me […]

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Interview Woes

Interview Woes

A couple of months ago I shared with you guys that I lost my job and how difficult it’s been for me to find another job. While I’m still unemployed, I thought I should share what’s happened since the last update. Plus it will give me a chance to explain why my I’m worried about […]

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It’s Either Rest or Progress

It’s Either Rest or Progress

When one is without a job it’s easy to get out of a routine and start to get comfortable and procrastinate. The opportunity to sleep in and do whatever is there, but it can  turn into us resisting to get back into the work force. We have to ask ourselves what do we want our […]

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An End to A Vision

An End to A Vision

After a talk with my friend, I’ve started wondering if there comes a time when people should settle for not achieving their dream. We put a lot of time and effort into achieving something, but does there come a time when we should stop? Do dreams have an expiration date? My friend called yesterday to […]

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The Obstacles of Ambition

The Obstacles of Ambition

One of the hardest things about having a dream are the road blocks  that along the way. While some can be resolved there are others that have the ability to stop you dead in your tracks. How does a person continue to move forward when an obstacles tries to stop them? My friend has been preparing for months […]

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Going Back to School

Going Back to School

Since I graduated college the thought of what I’m going to do next has been running through my brain. In my life now I have a job, a career in works, and a good personal life but I’ve always wondered if I should go to graduate school and how that would change things for me professionally […]

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Driving for the Future

There are many people who have dreams about where they want to be. However, only a few people have the drive to make those dreams a reality, and the whole process can have its ups and downs. How can someone keep the momentum up to make things continue to happen? Aside from my regular job […]

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