Category Archives: job hunt

Congrats! You’ve landed that new job! Now what?

After all your hard work, applying for job after job and networking like crazy, you’ve landed that great career opportunity! Take a moment and savor this time. You’re about to enter the honeymoon phase. You know that time. It starts … Continue reading

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Is Your Career Ready for Fall?

My leadership development career has always been on the school cycle, rather than the calendar year. So to me, September is the start of a new year. So, it’s only natural to see September as the beginning of new things. We’re … Continue reading

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Dating and the Job Search are Not That Different!

Whether teaching a class about the job search, or working with a client individually, I frequently compare the job search to finding that right relationship. People laugh initially, but start to pay attention as I continue to explain. You kiss … Continue reading

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Appreciation

For some reason I woke up reflective this morning. In truth, it started over the weekend, but this morning, it nearly hit me on the head. So, I eased into the day slowly, as someone who is self-employed can do on … Continue reading

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Serendipity

Have you had those moments when a person or an opportunity presents itself and the situation presented fits amazingly with something in your life? I’ve been working in a career center, working with intelligent, talented professionals who have found their … Continue reading

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Trust yourself, dream….it WILL happen

So. Here’s a story too hard to believe. If I had not lived it these past three weeks, I wouldn’t believe it myself. I’ll do my best to tell it in chronological order. For those who’ve followed me this past … Continue reading

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Never, ever, burn bridges

It’s been a busy couple of weeks, which may, in part, explain why some time has passed since my last blog. A lot has happened and I’ve been eager to share this story with you. I just had to wait … Continue reading

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