Unethical Employers – Deceptive Practices

Ever had a company hire you for a job that sounded just right for you–and turned out to be all wrong? It’s possible you didn’t do enough due diligence ahead of time, but on many occasions the fact is that the company was simply unethical in its approach to hiring. Unfortunately, you didn’t find that […]

Job & Career Change: If Not Now, When?

As I’ve said before, change can act as a stumbling-block in your career progress and keep you from achieving desirable goals. Change tends to be uncomfortable, and we aren’t always as motivated and committed to it as we need to be. This is true of job change, career change, life change. Sometimes we think we […]

Career Success–No Fear in 2015

With all that’s been going on in the world during the past months and years, you might roll your eyes at the very thought that you could pursue career success without fear this year, and it would be hard to blame you. However, I’d like to offer some encouragement with this thought: fear paralyzes; hope […]

Career Change: Is Now the Time?

Recently I published a post about midlife (or other) career change. Related to that is the situation that too many people face–being in a lousy (read: toxic) work situation that clearly isn’t going to get substantially better soon, if ever. During this year-end holiday period, you might benefit from carving out at least some time […]

Leave My Job Now? Are You Crazy?

Here we are at the beginning of October, with the end-of-the-year holiday period not quite staring us in the face but close enough to inspire some thought about what’s next for us. If someone said to you now, “You should consider leaving your current job in the near future,” would your reaction be “Leave my […]