3 Reasons You Are Not Getting Promoted

3 Reasons You Are Not Getting Promoted

  Have you ever been surpassed for a job promotion by people who are not better than you? If so, you know how it feels. It hurts. It makes you feel disappointed. Sometimes even angry. It also makes you wonder why you spent all those extra hours working. The...
Healing Tips for the Broken Hearted Job Seeker

Healing Tips for the Broken Hearted Job Seeker

Someone once told me that a corporation was a nasty thing to fall in love with….because it will NEVER love you back. The rules of loyalty in the work force are changing. No one can deny that. However, knowing this doesn’t change the pain of getting laid off or let go....
Stressed-Out Job Seekers

Stressed-Out Job Seekers

HOUSE:  I love the cranky bastard. During last year’s season finale of the TV show House, though, I learned something … and that is the absolute power our right brain has over our lives. The parallel is drawn between House’s patient, whose right...
How to Write an Ignite Talk

How to Write an Ignite Talk

I recently presented an ignite talk at the Portland Digital Marketing Conference, and putting it together provided valuable lessons to me as a presenter and as a business owner. An Ignite talk is a unique format of presentation. You have a strict five-minute limit,...
Gear Up Your Job Search Heading into the Holidays

Gear Up Your Job Search Heading into the Holidays

Guest post by Mona Abdel-Halim: While holiday activities may be keeping you plenty busy this season, it is important that you stay dedicated to your job search. Businesses aren’t taking the whole season off, and neither should you. Lucky for you, there is good news...