Are you ready for your job search?

Are you ready for your job search?

Are you ready for your job search? The world of job search has changed dramatically in the last 5 years and you need to be prepared. No more same old, same old! Here is my advice for “before, during, after” the job search process.   What should you do before you send...
Reference Check Myths That Can Cost You The Job

Reference Check Myths That Can Cost You The Job

They can’t say that about me, can they? Despite the job seeker’s need for good references, many candidates take little time or effort to ensure that their references are portraying them in the best possible light. Oftentimes, this oversight occurs because of incorrect...
Interview As A Team Player

Interview As A Team Player

3 Ways to Interview as a Team Player  Do you come across at an interview as a competent but self-interested candidate or as a high-performing team player? Many companies are anxious to hire new employees who don’t just have the right experience and expertise, but who...
The ONE THING You Must Do After Submitting Your Résumé

The ONE THING You Must Do After Submitting Your Résumé

You apply for a really cool job, and now you wait for the phone to ring, right? Calling the company could make you look over-eager, or even rude, right?  Actually, no. Waiting would be a big mistake. You can’t just submit a résumé and think your work is done. Being...
How to Dress For That Job Interview

How to Dress For That Job Interview

4 Tips on Dressing Formally For An Interview We often ask advice from “people like us” – our peers. To get a different perspective, I asked Joey Randazzo, 2016 graduate of University of Puget Sound and Project Manager for Paleo Magazine, for his thoughts on dressing...
Boomers! 6 Ways to Minimize Ageism in Your Job Search

Boomers! 6 Ways to Minimize Ageism in Your Job Search

Want more BOOMER insights sent straight to your inbox?You think you’re too old to find a new job? I don't, so let me help you.  Sign Up You have Successfully Subscribed! For Baby Boomers making a career change, fear of age discrimination looms large. You have a great...