The Ultimate LinkedIn Cheat Sheet
Did you know that a person with a fully optimised Linkedin profile is 40 times more likely to receive job opportunities via Linkedin?! It's probably a good idea to get a sneaky head start over the job market. After all you are competing against over 562 million users...
Choosing Your Career: Proven Strategies for a Satisfying Life
Choosing Your Career: Proven Strategies for a Satisfying Life - Kindle edition by Civitelli, Janet Scarborough. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Choosing Your Career: Proven Strategies for a Satisfying Life.
The fastest-growing job in each U.S. state
Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and projections from the government-backed Projections Managing Partnership, these are the fastest-growing jobs in the U.S.
10 Lessons About Creativity From a Neuroscientist and a Composer - VocationVillage.com
Recently I read The Runaway Species: How Human Creativity Remakes the World. Here are 10 lessons about creativity from the authors, a neuroscientist (David Eagleman) and a composer (Anthony Brandt).
What Does Science Say About New Year's Resolutions? - VocationVillage.com
I almost didn't write this blog post because it is such a cliché for psychologists to write about New Year's resolutions. However, my curiosity won out...
Anti-Ageism Job Search Success Stories - VocationVillage.com
Ageism is one of the most frustrating challenges for job seekers age 50+ (or younger in many industries) so I started collecting anti-ageism success stories so that job seekers could study real-life examples of people who launched or continued careers when they were older.
Using Pinterest Marketing To Get Your Business Noticed
Chapter 02 The Ideal Pinterest Follower is not anyone who will follow you back. The ideal Pinterest follower is someone who might buy from you. It might not be today or even tomorrow. But you want to at least have a chance to sell her something. How do you do that? That's a great question. And it is answered in my book: A Man's Guide to Pinterest. For more on Pinterest please read the article below, this is not from the book, but the information is extremely helpful. Using Pinterest…
Should You Move for a Job?
A common career decision is whether to move for a job opportunity or to stay in a place where you already have strong ties to family and friends. There isn't one right answer, of course, as people have different values and priorities, so I interviewed people who made different decisions to hear their perspectives for the benefit of people who might be considering whether to move for a job now.
Tenure Length of Tech Titans Compared -
It’s no secret that the tech industry experiences faster turnover than almost any other industry, which is especially surprising given these generally are jobs with good pay, tons of benefits and lots of freedom. Previous research has found that many tech companies rarely have a median tenure of greater than …
How to Use Volunteer Work to Make a Career Change - VocationVillage.com
You can use volunteer work to make a career change. In this article, career changers share their success stories and career advice.
Executive Resumes — 100 Research Proven Power Words — Infographic
Executive power words. They belong on executive resumes. We know they’re mostly verbs — words ... Read More…