Toxic Workplaces: How to Stay Positive
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Fri, 10/10/14 – 10:17 | Comments Off on Toxic Workplaces: How to Stay Positive

Keeping a positive mindset in a toxic work environment can be an extremely difficult task. I've spent some time in toxic work places and motivating workplaces and there is a vast difference between employee moral …

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Five Ways to Get Your Resume Noticed
Tuesday, 9 Apr, 2013 – 10:57 | Comments Off on Five Ways to Get Your Resume Noticed
Five Ways to Get Your Resume Noticed

Let’s face it, the economy isn’t where it used to be five years ago. Corporate profits are down, people are struggling to make ends meet and the unemployment rate is staggeringly high. Those that are …

How to tell your Boss to Bug Off and not Get Fired
Monday, 8 Apr, 2013 – 14:04 | Comments Off on How to tell your Boss to Bug Off and not Get Fired
How to tell your Boss to Bug Off and not Get Fired

The work world isnt exactly peachy all the time. Unrealistic timelines, people on your case all the time about anything and everything, and worst when you dont have a supportive boss. Its time like this where I …

Making the Best of The Economy
Sunday, 7 Apr, 2013 – 10:19 | Comments Off on Making the Best of The Economy
Making the Best of The Economy

There is no doubt that the current economy is near crisis mode. Unemployments rates have gone up substantially, there is marginal economic growth in some places in north america while a decline in others. Bills …

Accelerate your Career by Eliminating Complacency
Monday, 7 Nov, 2011 – 16:38 | Comments Off on Accelerate your Career by Eliminating Complacency

I often get asked about career advancement from colleagues and friends with the emphasis on avoiding complacency. I sometimes frown to see talented individuals with a lot of potential just settle into their job and …

Get your Resume to Work for You
Monday, 25 Jul, 2011 – 10:32 | One Comment
Get your Resume to Work for You

Have you ever asked yourself why your resume has gone unnoticed after spending hours formatting and re-formatting it only to get your hopes up about the next great opportunity and then let down without a …

Plan for Success
Wednesday, 13 Jul, 2011 – 10:39 | Comments Off on Plan for Success
Plan for Success

There are many individuals that I know who aspire to be better in what they do whether it be to get a better job, start their own business or finish their education. Unfortunately, there is …

Ace the Case: Case Interview Experiences
Tuesday, 22 Mar, 2011 – 20:53 | Comments Off on Ace the Case: Case Interview Experiences
Ace the Case: Case Interview Experiences

A friend of mine approached me with some serious career advice. She was finally getting the opportunity to become a consultant, something she’s always wanted to do. While we were talking, I stopped her and …

Young Workforce Dynamic
Friday, 11 Mar, 2011 – 22:16 | One Comment
Young Workforce Dynamic

Do you often find that you drag yourself out out bed to go to work? Do you feel a lack of motivation? Although some might feel they are just in the wrong field, others are …

Exam Crunch
Friday, 11 Mar, 2011 – 1:46 | One Comment
Exam Crunch

Exam time can be nerve racking and difficult times for some individuals. Take me for example, I was/am your classic procrastinator who left everything until last minute. My philosophy was coast and enjoy 3 months …

Interviewing with a Positive Attitute
Thursday, 13 May, 2010 – 0:00 | Comments Off on Interviewing with a Positive Attitute
Interviewing with a Positive Attitute

Interviews can often be nerve racking and downright intimidating especially with those poker faced interviewers. The funny thing about interviews is they can leave a lasting impression good or bad but speak very little to …