Archive for the 'Career' Category

STUDENT ALERT!

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

STUDENT PARENTS ALERT! IT’S APRIL – count down to graduation – May/June NOW WHAT? INTERVIEWS FOR JOBS, JOBS, JOBS Tips For The New Grad – Tough Interview Questions PREPARE PRACTICE BUILD CONFIDENCE DO I HAVE A PROGRAM FOR YOU! http://www.interviewcoach.com/student-phone-coaching.html

I got an offer that was 10K over the top salary!

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Dear Carole: “I wanted to thank you for the coaching you gave me. I ended up being given an offer that was 10K over the top salary range listed, plus a 10K signing bonus and a relocation package, not bad. I’m very excited for this opportunity to work for a great company and looking forward [Read More..]

A thought to remember when you’re feeling down.

Friday, March 30th, 2018

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ― St. Francis of Assisi

Survival Job – Are you a loser? Or, a survivor?

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

“When life gives you lemons make lemonade.” Are you a LOSER or a survivor? If you find yourself “under-employed” in a position that you are over-qualified for, now or in your past, one of the questions you may be asked is how that situation came about. “Why are you working as a clerk when you [Read More..]

STRESS AND FEAR DURING THE JOB INTERVIEW

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Michael sits in the lobby of a company that has invited him in for an interview. His hands are sticky and wet, his heart is beating faster than usual, and his mouth feels like it has cotton inside. The interviewer approaches and Michael wipes his hand on his pant leg before shaking hands. The interview [Read More..]

EVERYBODY GETS NERVOUS

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

It’s OK To Be Nervous It would be nice if your heart didn’t palpitate, your hands didn’t sweat, and your mouth didn’t go dry, but most people, even executives, experience one or more of these symptoms when they interview. But here’s the good news: it’s OK to be nervous. Let me repeat that. It’s OK [Read More..]