Category Archives: job search

Strategic Advice for Job Seekers

If you are involved in the non-profit world, as staff, board or other volunteer, check out the folks at goodWORKSconnect.org and their discussion group on LinkedIn. The LinkedIn group asks a “Question of the Week”, some of which are especially … Continue reading

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You’re a STAR! The Fool-Proof Method of Proving Your Skills

Today we continue the series on using your Skills Language. So far, we have determined the critical importance of describing your skills and the Three Basic Types of Skills.  Today, we explain how to prove your Skills Language to others, which … Continue reading

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The Three Basic Types of Skills

90 percent of job applicants do not get hired because they cannot describe the skills they have. On Monday, we established the fact that your ability to describe yourself using your Skills Language is the #1 factor that determines the speed … Continue reading

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The No. 1 Reason People Do NOT Get Hired

In an earlier blog, I described the Key Steps to a Successful Job Search. The #1 reason people do not get hired is they fail at describing their skills. This applies to YOU – regardless of whether you are a … Continue reading

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Key Steps to a Successful Job Search

There is something very special about seeing a person who, with caring, knowledgeable guidance, takes a long look in the “self-assessment mirror,” rises up with a confident smile and says, “Aha! Now I know what I want my education, my … Continue reading

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A Career Planning Checklist for Your Job Search

Perhaps you or someone you know is looking for a job or making a career transition right now, and maybe I can help. I have 20 years experience as a Certified Career Specialist and Business Coach, with a record of … Continue reading

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