You finally did it. You made the decision to leave a career that
makes you dread every Monday morning and pursue one that you
feel is your true calling. Congratulations! Making the decision
was the hard part, right? Unfortunately, no. You’ve convinced
yourself that this is the right move…how do you convince
everyone else? It’s time to work on your resume.
Resume writing for this situation can be challenging, to say the
least. Why? Think about it for a moment – how do you go from ...
Informational interviewing can play a pivotal role in building
one’s network to assist in penetrating the hidden job market and
unadvertised job prospects, but unfortunately is often a tool
that is ignored in a job seeker’s career and job search campaign.
Informational interviewing is a ‘fact-finding exploration’ that
will assist a job seeker in identifying an optimal place of work
that is conducive to their skills, motivation and talent, thus
positioning them for continued growth and ...
Career coaching is a valuable tool to use in all spectrum of
career development. Recently one subject found the value of this
service so rewarding that he gave his permission to use this
study so others could benefit from his experience.
The subject name is Wilbert so as to protect his identity. He is
a director of a wilderness program for challenged students. He
sought the service of Aria Career Development Services because
he had an immediate need to increase his job productivity. At
In our ever changing world where job competition is rampant it
can be difficult to understand one’s strengths and what one
wants to do in life.
If you feel uncertain about your career path you’re not alone.
Most college and high school students are unsure what path to
take in their future or even what is their chosen career niche.
Unfortunately, this uncertainty comes through in job interviews.
This is a chance you can’t afford to take in today’s competitive
With career ...
Hollywood helps those who help themselves! In you want to get
your movie career fast tracked then here are three common sense
tips to help you on your way.
1. Borrow the Boy Scout's Motto: Be Prepared.
Once you start the ball rolling you never know when you're going
to get a casting call. When that call comes there isn't going to
be any time to get all of the basics covered so get them out of
the way right now.
Get your portfolio in order. Have plenty of copies of your
PROFESSIONALLY done ...
Research suggests that as many as 8 out of 10 employed adults
are in the wrong job or career!
They are in poor
career-shape or have little or no career-stamina.
If you are one of the 8 or your goal is to shape up, it is
important to have a good understanding of some basic career
management principles for a healthy career workout
help you make the best decisions about your career on a
Career Fitness Tips
Here are 10 proven tips to maximize your career-workout:
Anyone who is trying to determine their career choice can
easily be intimidated these days to say the least. With so much
to offer, where does one begin? Perhaps we would all benefit
from time to time to think about what it is that gives us the
energy to keep going. Anyone who desires to be successful at
what they do is going to have to put their heart and soul into
the task. What type of career choice is best for you?
A career choice that includes being self employed is one that
more and more ...
To learn a language for career advancement is one of the best
ways to get ahead in the job market. In the 21st century you
will need every advantage you can get to keep yourself
competitive in the marketplace, and adding foreign language
skills is a great way to gain an advantage. Here are just some
of the reasons to learn a second language :
Improved overall communication skills
language learners improve their reading, writing, listening and
speaking skills in English
as well as ...
Finding the time to do it all - career, family, continue
education? Having trouble jugging? Some problems in this area
that people face are very similar to those of the beginning
juggler. According to The Instant Jugglers' Manual, (c)1993
Infinite Illusions/Lofty Pursuits, four common problems are
handling two areas of focus at the same time, moving forward
while you try to juggle instead of standing still, not being
able to juggle in a third area of focus, and keeping all three
areas from ...
Career Discovery - Pinpoint Your Ideal Career
Determine your ideal career--one that's in alignment with your
values, passions, and talents--and discover the work you were
born to do
Career discovery is the process by which a person identifies
their ideal career path, thus saving themselves a lot of time
(and money) by not pursuing career choices that they will
ultimately find unfulfilling. To find your true calling, you
need to dig around and find the things that are important to