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!

Women’s Jobs More Vulnerable in Economic Downturn

I found this article today particularly interesting, especially as a woman in the workforce about to get married (in 30 days, but who's counting?).  In years past, families could look to the women of the household to provide extra income (whether they were already working or not) during times of economic hardship.  Not so any … Continue reading Women’s Jobs More Vulnerable in Economic Downturn

Overcoming Roadblocks, One But at a Time

Something blocking the path between you and the happy existence you hope for? Here's one simple tip on overcoming negativity and getting what you really want, courtesy of Daniel Pink, a person whom I'll be writing a lot more about in coming posts: Change your "Buts" to "Ands."  When you use the word "but", you give yourself … Continue reading Overcoming Roadblocks, One But at a Time