What’s Your Job Search Preparation Plan?


This is an important topic because no one can guarantee that we will not be laid off or knows when we will be looking for a new job.

October Buffet: Job Search Tips


Yummy roundup of some of this month’s most interesting job search and career tips. After the Job Rejection: Why Following Up Gracefully Works (Work Coach Café) 10 Tips for Success at Job Fairs (Careerealism) Tech Skills in Demand (Allison Doyle) 3 Steps to Creating Your Career Development Plan (Careerealism) Employers Speak (iSpeak) 13 Common Interviewing … Continue reading October Buffet: Job Search Tips

Q&A: Husband Depressed After Layoff


My husband was laid off in 2010 from his job as a factory floor manager. He worked for that company for 22 years. The problem now is that my husband doesn't seem too motivated to find a new job. What type of job leads do you have for a 55-year-old man?

One Thing Job Seekers Can Give Up For Lent Is …


I often abstained from something, usually a food group, in observance of Lent. Unemployment had already limited my diet that year, so another food sacrifice did not appeal to me.