How to Find Your First Job Out of College

By LISA SWAN If you are graduating this spring, you may be looking for your first job out of college right now. Or perhaps you have a year or two before you finish college, and are pondering the situation. So how do you … Read More

How to Tell Your Employer You Are Leaving Your Job

  By LISA SWAN Some people give a two-week notice when they leave a job. Others give a two-minute warning, and just  take off. Which group of people do you think will get the best reference from the employer? Obviously, it will be the former, but that … Read More

Why Do You Need a Career Coach?

  By LISA SWAN You may think that you are doing fine in your career, but are you really? Or perhaps you know that you would like to do something better, but you just don’t know how to get there. Why not see if you can truly … Read More

Career Coach News: Networking for Shy People

We all know the value of networking to help you in finding a career, transitioning into a new career or strengthening your current career. But for some of us who are shy, it may make us feel a bit uneasy to approach and derive the most value from a networking … Read More

Executive Coach News: Twitter Traffic Tips

Twitter, a microblogging service, only allows you to post 140 characters at a time, but many businesses and executives are stumped by what to say. Dan Zarrella’s “The Social Media Marketing Book” (O’Reilly Books, $19.95), has some Twitter traffic tips for businesses as part of a successful social media strategy. Read More

Career Coach News: Resume Advice Tips, Part 2

Resume Advice Tips Don’t Make These Job Search Mistakes Career expert Donna Svei of AvidCareerist.com has 23 years of experience in the employment field. She shared some resume advice tips with the Think Human last week. Here are some more of the most common mistakes she sees, as … Read More

Career Coach News: Resume Advice Tips, Part 1

Resume Advice Tips Don’t Make These Job Search Mistakes If you’re looking for a job, there are some big mistakes you could be making with your employment search — without even realizing it. Career expert Donna Svei has some resume advice tips to help you. Svei, the founder of the … Read More

Career Coach News: Getting a Promotion – What to Look For

You may be positioning yourself for a promotion, but is it what you really want? That’s a question you need to ask yourself, says Seth Kaufman, psy.d, Certified Career and Life Purpose Coach with the Think Human. He says you need to ponder whether the new job is “something … Read More

Career Coach News – Do Entrepreneurs Need an MBA?

One of the big decisions entrepreneurs face is whether they need to go for a Master’s in Business Administration. So is it necessary? It depends, says Seth Kaufman, psy.d, Certified Career and Life Purpose Coach with the Think Human. “Sometimes you do, … Read More

Career Coach News: How to Schedule an Informational Interview

No matter how technologically advanced society gets, making a personal connection is still the top way to get a job, says Seth Kaufman, psy.d., Certified Career and Life Purpose Coach with the Think Human. Instead of spending all your time submitting your resume to online job postings, Dr. Kaufman … Read More