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4 Fears Job Seekers Must Get Over And Why

1. Fear of being your own boss: You have no choice but to face this fear head on.  Whether you like it or not, you are your own boss today. Due to the trend of shrinking job tenure, everyone needs to think about what their next step is going to be, on a regular and strategic basis. Long gone is the lifetime…

How to become famous (not infamous) on Twitter: 5 lessons learned from Anthony Weiner and his…

What bad timing! Just as I’m about to convince the world about the magical properties of Twitter for the job search-– Anthony Weiner, State representative from NY spoils everything. Weiner has achieved infamy, dragging Twitter through the dirt too and perpetuating the notion that if you use Twitter it can only be hazardous to your reputation and personal privacy. Weiner has to…

5 Career Trends that have changed the way we work

You might not have realized yet, but you recently got a promotion. You’re the boss now and you  have a job.  Today’s new reality is that you are the boss of your own career and your job is to create work for yourself.  That might sound like quite a radical idea but in fact, it’s nothing new.  As early as 1994, William Bridges outlined the…

You Can Conquer Linkedin with Complete, Compelling & Customized Contours..

Okay, I’m having some fun with this.  If you need more of a laugh, take a look at this great video below. Are you feeling like some of these guys regarding LinkedIn?  If you participated in a recent workshop of mine, you know that I’m pretty insistent on how important a 100% complete profile is. I know there are still quite a…