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How to Find Ethical Employment
Who we choose to work for is one of the most important ethical decisions that a person makes, at least under normal circumstances. People claim that their place of employment has no effect on their ethics. That's simply not true. When your company engages in unethical activity, you engage in unethical activity. Your work allows the company to function, which in turn allows them to engage. So if... Read the full article
5 Traits That Separate Job Seekers Who Get Hired From
Why do some job seekers land a role they love (and even get multiple offers along the way) while others do not? In my 10 years of coaching people on landing and thriving in their dream job, hundreds of career stories have passed through my radar, and there are lessons to be learned from others’ successes and mistakes. Here are five traits that separate those job seekers who get hired from thos... Read the full article
5 Tips For Staying Motivated During A FRUSTRATING Job Search
Let’s face it: job search can be challenging, and staying motivated during a FRUSTRATING job search can seem impossible sometimes. However, it’s critical that you stay positive. Otherwise, you risk falling into a downward spiral, which will only make things worse. So, how can you get past your job search struggles? Here are some tips for staying motivated during a frustrating job searc... Read the full article
Stay Happy During Your Job Search: 8 Habits Of Happy Job Seekers
Who said job search had to be a huge downer? Not me! For most of us, job search is a part of life. It’s something we all have to deal with at some point – like jury duty. But that doesn’t mean we can’t allow ourselves to be happy until we find a job. Your job search could take weeks – likely months – and life is just too short be unhappy that whole time! Yes, it’s possible to be h... Read the full article
6 Behaviors That Can Hurt Your Chances At Getting The Job
Your attitude can impact your behavior and ultimately your job search results. Even if you can offer employers the exact experience and skills they are looking for (and more), you’ll have trouble getting the job unless you carry the right attitude.   6 Behaviors That Can Reduce Your Chances At Getting The Job The wrong attitude leads to poor behavior and unfortunately, that may be the ... Read the full article
5 Mistakes That Can Sabotage Your Job Search
Job search taking way too long? In my experience as a Career Strategist and Executive Resume Writer, I’ve found that the problem rarely lacks qualifications or opportunities, but rather self-defeating search strategies. You can have the greatest vehicle (read: career prospects) in the world, but if you don’t know how to drive or have an accurate map to your destination, you’ll go off the ... Read the full article
3 Job Search Secrets The Best Employers Wish You Knew
What if the real reason you can’t find a job you love isn’t because it’s hard to do or because “you just can’t find anything better”? What if it’s just about how you were taught to “play the game” of your career? Think back to those times in your life where you conquered major challenges. Maybe it was finding love, winning something in sports, or doing something academically.... Read the full article
How To Modernize Your Job Search
  My first outplacement client uttered a phrase I heard over and over as I helped clients transition from a layoff to a new position: “I’ve never actually looked for a job. They’ve always come to me.” Remember back to the days when you were invited to apply for positions and the interviews were a sham? You waltzed into them with a smug smile on your face. The offer came before you... Read the full article
Job Market of Mumbai in 2016: Popular Vacancies, Top Employers
                          For the Mumbai job market, 2016 is shaping up to be a great year. But it’s not just Mumbai’s market that’s having a great year – India as a whole is expected to add 10 lakh employees to payrolls. Salary increases of 10-30% are also expected for jobs in Mumbai and across the country. ... Read the full article