Category: social media

(3) Tips for Getting a Job During the COVID Crisis

(3) Tips for Getting a Job During the COVID Crisis
Well, all I can say is that 2020 is turning out to be a year to remember! And, for the most part, not in a good way. We were all going about our lives, shopping at stores without masks, drinking at our local bar and going to concerts squeezed into a small space. We never,... Read more »

Facebook Breach of Security on Ad Sites

Facebook Breach of Security on Ad Sites
It is the time of year we should be enjoying some holiday cheer and shopping with our friends, family and co-workers, not dealing with credit card fraud committed on the Facebook ads application! I admit I was a fan of Facebook and have been a member since 2009. And up until now, I have had... 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 »
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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 »

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 »

(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 »
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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 »

(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 »

Mad Men: Don Draper’s Last Act

Mad Men: Don Draper’s Last Act
Don Draper, the complicated advertising executive character from the popular Mad Men series, reminds me of my father. My dad was not in the advertising industry, yet he was like Don, a guy who was trying to fulfill the American Dream to support his family and prove he was a man. Similar to Don, my... Read more »
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How Did You Survive Your Worst Job?

How Did You Survive Your Worst Job?
  We have all had horrible jobs along the way as we have worked toward success. These jobs are the ones we never forget and vow never to do again. It’s a great motivator to make something work when you finally get a good job. Yet, these bad jobs help define who we are. So... Read more »