Bye-Bye Job, Hello Paradise!

Bye-Bye Job, Hello Paradise!
I am in paradise, as I now live in Palm Springs, CA and have gone back to a previous career in real estate sales.  This is a move I have been dreaming of since I was eight years old when I fell into a puddle of black ice on a frigid winter day in Chicago.... Read more »

2016 Career Resolution

2016 Career Resolution
As the days of 2015 wind down it is a time of reflection for many. A moment where we take a beat from our busy lives to assess our accomplishments of the year and to give thanks for the many things that contributed to our happiness. It is also a time to evaluate if what... Read more »

What Does your LinkedIn Profile Say About You?

What Does your LinkedIn Profile Say About You?
Did you know that most recruiters use LinkedIn as a resource for job candidates? Linkedin has become a major recruiting tool in sourcing candidates for open positions, often before they are posted. You never know who is looking at your LinkedIn profile as most companies search anonymously. Having a strong profile on Linkedin is a... Read more »
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Being Thankful on Thanksgiving

Being Thankful on Thanksgiving
To many the Thanksgiving holiday is a time of celebration. It is a time for family and friends to gather and share a few laughs over turkey, pumpkin pie and dressing. For me, it is a reflective moment of remembering how fortunate I am to have love, good health and dreams. One of my favorite... Read more »

Was Posing for Playboy a Career Option?

Was Posing for Playboy a Career Option?
As a woman, did it ever occur to you to attempt to pose naked for Playboy magazine? Well, if you did those days are over as Playboy is changing to a new format. There will be no more nude photos of women in provocative poses. Due to a study decline of readers that currently is... Read more »

Tips From Highly Successful Job Seekers

Tips From Highly Successful Job Seekers
Did you know that successful job seekers don’t treat finding a job as a “fulltime” vocation?  According to the recent national study conducted by the Career Advisory Board established by DeVry University, this is one of the many misnomers from the data collected from the study which included over 550 active and passive job seekers... Read more »
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(5) Tips for Millennials Working with Baby Boomers

(5) Tips for Millennials Working with Baby Boomers
Millennials have a unique way of looking at life and their role in the workplace. Not wanting to be hemmed-in, their views are quite different than the baby boomers, who often mange them with strained communication. The truth is that both groups are wired differently, with a disconnect of common purpose. The baby-boomers who are... Read more »

(5) Signs You Are Unhappy in Your Job

(5) Signs You Are Unhappy in Your Job
Now that hiring has stepped-up and unemployment numbers are down, more people are employed, yet many are unhappy with what they are doing. It is a trend in the workforce that is concerning for many since they are afraid to make a job change for fear of being on long-term unemployment. The memories of being... Read more »

Mad Men Finale Draws Many Conclusions

Mad Men Finale Draws Many Conclusions
I am an avid fan of the now former AMC TV series, Mad Men that I watched from the beginning and immediately fell in love with the characters in this successful show that is now being touted as one of the best series in the history of TV. The audience took awhile to build as... Read more »
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(8) Reasons Not to Give up Facebook!

(8) Reasons Not to Give up Facebook!
  Let’s face it; those of us that use Facebook are addicted. The first time we get many “likes” from our post, we become addicted. It becomes a chase for “likes” from posting selfies (no one wants to take our picture anymore), to a close up of our steak dinner, to pictures of our dog... Read more »