How would “blind” interviews alter the makeup of the workplace?

In career services, we stress the importance of appearance at job interviews.  Dress conservatively, get rid of distracting jewelry or scents, if you play with your hair, pull it back, don't wear rings on ever finger or in every piercing, don't have loose change in your pockets, and so on.  WomenForHire.com has a thought provoking blog … Continue reading How would “blind” interviews alter the makeup of the workplace?

Job Action Day, Better Late than Never!

Quintessential Careers declared November 3rd as Job Action Day.  But even if, like me, you missed this great event, turn any day in the future into Job Action Day for yourself! What is Job Action Day? "Quintessential Careers has declared Nov. 3 Job Action Day 2008 worldwide -- a day for job-seekers and workers to … Continue reading Job Action Day, Better Late than Never!

Career News Galore, All In One Place. Simple. Useful. Clever.

More career advice exists on the internet than I can even begin to comprehend. So how do you access it in a way that simplifies your life? Enter http://career.alltop.com/ Alltop.com lists, you guessed it, all the top information sites for any topic you can imagine, more or less.  So if career advice isn't your thing, … Continue reading Career News Galore, All In One Place. Simple. Useful. Clever.