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AN IMPORTANT LESSON I LEARNED ON THE “MONKEY BARS” – when I was 7 years old

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

It didn’t take more than one or two falls before I learned one of life’s important lessons. That lesson applies today just as it did when I was 7 years old. “While swinging from bar-to bar on the gym set – don’t let go of one bar before you have a firm grip on the [Read More..]

You are solely responsible for your success or failure

Monday, November 12th, 2018

At the end of the day, you are solely responsible for your success and your failure. And the sooner you realize that, you accept that, and integrate that into your work ethic, you will start being successful. As long as you blame others for the reason you aren’t where you want to be, you will [Read More..]

“NEWCOMER” Job Fair – ANYONE – new to the area from immigrants to new move-ins.

Friday, October 26th, 2018

  JOB FAIR ADVICE Check websites to see announcements of local job fairs. They will give you dates, locations, websites, directions, and contact information. Check out which companies will be attending the job fair. Select those that are of interest to you and visit their website. What do you see that fits your qualifications? Time [Read More..]

2018 RULE IN CALIFORNIA –

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Starting the first of the year, job seekers in California will have one less section to fill out on applications and one less interview question to worry about as they meet with potential employers. Gov. Jerry Brown signed a salary privacy bill into law last week, making it illegal for employers to ask job applicants [Read More..]

Word for word: Phone interviews are extremely important in today’s job market

Monday, September 17th, 2018

Marco Buscaglia, Tribune Content AgencyCareerBuilder Rarely used even a decade ago, the phone job interview is now a critical tool for today’s recruiters. A strong phone interview can help narrow down applicants to a select handful that will be brought in later for a face-to-face interview. While the phone interview may seem like a casual [Read More..]

Great book

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

You are the best, Carole. I got another book, “Boost Your Interview IQ”. This is an excellent book – You have provided sample answers and then explained which one is strongest and weakest! Impressed. Thanks a ton from the core of my heart. Is PDF version of the book available in the market? If yes, [Read More..]