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5 Tips to “Spring Clean” Your Resume – Part 2 of 2

Thursday, January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Blog, News item

3. BE ACTIVE. In your Resume, use strong action verbs at the beginning of every sentence. Words such as “lead, launched, directed, built, managed and generated” have a lot more impact than a passive phrases such as “responsible for” or “handled.” 4. BE SELECTIVE. Focus on information that is truly relevant to your career goal and[…..]… Read more »

You’re Invited – Seminar: Active interviewing: Win the Interview and Get the Offer!

Thursday, January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Blog, News item

At this event you will learn about Active Interviewing, winning interviews, and landing jobs. Read more »

You’re Invited: Seminar – Networking – The Core of Your Career

Thursday, January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Blog, News item

You’ll look at your friends, family members, even your dry cleaner in a whole new light after this powerful seminar! One of the keys to managing your career effectively is to build and maintain a strong and varied network. Every job seeker – and even those who are currently employed – should carve time out[…..]… Read more »

5 Tips to “Spring Clean” Your Resume – Part 1 of 2

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 | Posted in News item

Spring is just around the corner (starts March 20)! If your Resume hasn’t been getting the results you want, Spring is the perfect time to “clean it up” and significantly improve it. Here are five tips to freshen-up YOUR Resume this Spring: 1. BE BRIEF. Of the five main sections of a Resume – Header/Contact[…..]… Read more »

The Seven Truths of Career Success – Part 1 of 2

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 | Posted in Blog, News item

This article is being presented over a period of two months. In this edition of “Your Career Advocate,” we have included the first four of our “Seven Truths.” Next month, we will reveal the final three “Truths” of career success. 1. The most qualified candidate does not necessarily get the job offer Many times, candidates[…..]… Read more »

Begin With an “Internal Career Audit” – Part 2 of 2

Thursday, January 17th, 2013 | Posted in Blog, News item

As stated above, career transition is mostly “an inside game.” Your progress will have much more to do with “what’s going on between your two ears” than with the “external circumstances” of the economy or job market. To get your job search started on the right foot, it’s important to build a solid foundation of[…..]… Read more »

Begin With an “Internal Career Audit” – Part 1 of 2

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Ford Myers, News item

“I want a more satisfying career, but where do I begin?” Award-winning Career Coach Ford R. Myers says, career development is “an inside game.” We go inside before we look outside. Read more »

13 Good Reasons Why You Need a Printed Interview Presentation – Part 2 of 2

Thursday, January 10th, 2013 | Posted in Blog, News item

In part two of this blog Ford R. Myers answers this question, “Why should the presentation be in printed form and not in digital form?” Read more »

You’re invited -Career Seminar- Accomplishment Stories: Your Most Powerful Tool to Get the Job Offer

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 | Posted in News item

Remember a time when you heard a friend or colleague tell a memorable story? You can probably still recall some of the details about that story long after it was shared. Good storytelling creates a vivid picture and a positive response in the listener’s mind. Utilizing stories to enhance your job search is a skill[…..]… Read more »

13 Good Reasons Why You Need a Printed Interview Presentation – Part 1 of 2

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 | Posted in News item

By Eric P. Kramer Senior Consultant, Career Potential, LLC “Men trust their ears less than their eyes.” – Herodotus, Greek Historian In our executive career coaching practice, we teach clients how to develop and use a tool called an “Interview Presentation.” It serves many important purposes, most of which are outlined below. Perhaps the real[…..]… Read more »

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