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Plug Into the Competition and Win

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

competition

One important way that you can improve your odds in the job search is to research and be aware of the competition. There are two kinds of competition in this context: other companies in your field and other professionals in roles similar to yours. Read more »

Retirement: A Natural Evolution of Career Development

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

retirement

Rather than only asking, “Do I have enough money to retire,” clients are asking a far more powerful question: “What kind of life do I want to live in this next phase of my existence?” Read more »

The Simplest, Shortest Formula for Success

Friday, August 18th, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

Career success

Ford R. Myers shares his simple formula for career success. Read more »

Three Vital Questions about Values

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

vital questions

What are your top five values? Business Dictionary defines values this way: Important and lasting beliefs or ideals shared by the members of a culture about what is good or bad and desirable or undesirable. Values have a major influence on a person’s behavior and attitude and serve as broad guidelines in all situations. Some common business[…..]… Read more »

It’s Not About The Job; It’s About Your Life!

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

work

When it comes to job search and career development, I think 99% of the population has it wrong and “does it backward.” You might ask, “For a person in career transition or out of work, what could be more important than quickly finding a new job?” Read more »

Working with Executive Recruiters

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

executive recruiters

Executive search firms, recruiters, and employment agencies are not in business to help you land a job. Recruiters, employment agencies, and search firms are, however, important channels through which you may secure an opportunity for an interview! Read more »

New Year, New Career: The Power Plan for Career Success in 2017

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 | Posted in Ford Myers

Career Success in 2017

Americans make all kinds of New Year’s resolutions – to lose weight, to stop smoking, or spend more time with family and friends. However, one rarely hears anyone say, “I’m committed to improving my career situation this year.” Get practical tips from Ford R. Myers to get started today! Read more »

Position Yourself For Success In Your Next Job

Friday, December 18th, 2015 | Posted in

You’ve landed your new job (or soon will). Congratulations! Now you can “put your feet up” and take it easy, right? Wrong! In many ways, your work is just beginning. It’s time start thinking about your future – which starts on the first day of your new job and continues through the rest of your working life.

How will your maximize your chances for success in the new job, and minimize your chances of failure? How will you offer the highest level of contribution to the new organization? How will you establish a positive and productive relationship with your new boss? How will you build strong and effective teams? How will you align with the company’s primary business goals and priorities? Read more »

10 Vital Strategies to Maximize Career Success

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 | Posted in

Career expert and author Ford R. Myers will show you exactly how to leverage these 10 powerful strategies, to help you move your career forward – no matter what level you’ve already achieved in your profession! 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 »

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