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14) Practice your ‘pitch’

| December 29, 2014

Not familiar with the idea of a pitch – this great little article, which describes the traditional ‘elevator pitch’, will help you understand the concept. For our purposes we are going to drop the elevator (although the technique of limiting your pitch to the length of an elevator ride is still a good one) and […]

5 Concrete Steps to Re-entering the Workforce – why not start now!? (Part 1)

| November 26, 2014

I belong to a few groups on LinkedIn and was surprised to find a brilliant discussion on finding employment/re-entering the workforce in one of the biggest that is not primarily about employment. I think I saw the discussion in my ‘Pulse’ feed which was lucky to say the least. It was lucky because I hardly […]

Have a stress-free, productive and FUN job fair!

| November 4, 2014

You’ve got your ‘Line Pass’ for Victoria’s job fair on November 6, 2014, right!? But that’s just the first step. Here’s what I suggest you do next although I’ll start by saying that my suggestions are not scientific or based on a background in career counseling. Rather my advice comes from life experience as well […]