If you dream about having a different career, but don’t act on that dream, you may be operating under the assumption of a career myth. In this article, I expose 10 myths, sayings you’ve heard before that simply are not true. Let’s explore them.
Are you in the process of finding a new job? If you are, your main focus right now may be on submitting your resume to all open and available positions. This is important to do, but you also need to examine the next steps. One of those steps involves attending job interviews. As you likely […]
Have you ever felt stuck in your career? Employee stress and burn out can account for a lot of dissatisfaction in your life. After all, you are at work some 8 hours a day or more. That’s 1/3 of your day if you don’t count sleep. That’s a long time to be dissatisfied. If you […]
What do employers look for in potential employees?
Do you remember your parents asking you what you want to be when you grow up? By the time I was in the 10th grade, my mother started asking me that same question until I graduated. At that time I wasn’t 100% sure what career path I would take, but I had several ideas. Your […]
What do employers look for in potential employees? That was the question that was posted recently on a career discussion forum online. Naturally, for each different position, the particular answers to that question would be different. However, there are some common skills that employers look for in all employees, whether the employee happens to be a network engineer or a fry cook.
In-Demand Skills for Success
1. BASIC SKILLS‚ Reading, writing and arithmetic! Believe it…
When it comes to your career, you have to understand that there are a lot of changes that will progress. You also have to learn how to manage these trends. You will find that the way that you think and the way that others think are totally different.
What do you want to be when you grow up? I’m sure you were asked this question at least once when you were a youngster. When asked the question, did you have an answer at the ready, or did you need a few minutes to think about it?
Hiring an employee is a part of just about every company, big or small. Whether you are working out of your parent’s basement or a multi-million dollar corporation, there are a few principles that EVERY boss should follow!