The 60-30-10 Rule

Jobseekers and career changers take note – – allocating your time via the 60-30-10 rule maximizes your search efforts; therefore, this tried and true method is worth revisiting. Whether you spend ten hours a week or 40 hours a week on your search efforts, how you...

Job Searching in a Down Economy

Let’s be honest. Looking for a job is tough. In a down economy it’s even more challenging. Over the past few months the reoccurring question I’ve received has been how to best search for employment in a troubled economy. Where I do not have the answer to this...

Get Yourself a “Green” Career

Over the past year, the topic of “Green Careers” as an option for employment has continuously surfaced with my clients. According to the United Nations Green Jobs report (2008), green jobs are those that contribute to maintaining or restoring environmental...

A Mid-Year Resolution

If you are like me, you abandoned your New Year’s resolution months ago. Of course, my intentions are always good, but keeping that promise to myself each year typically ends in disappointment. For those of you who are still going strong, I salute you!  But for the...