Category Archives: Job Search

Career Lessons From a Snow Day

Winter has arrived!! Earlier this week, my area received our first real accumulation of snow. As I looked out the window wondering when I’d have the time to shovel the driveway, I saw three middle school children walking in front of my house. “Be careful. Be careful!” I kept chanting in my head as I watched the three cautiously make […]

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You weren’t offered the job…what did you do wrong?

Maybe nothing! Jeff Schmitt’s article, “Job Hunting Realities: What ‘No’ Really Means” contends that an employer’s “NO” may not have anything to do with your actual fit for the position. I would tend to agree with Mr. Schmitt. But it doesn’t hurt to step back from the initial sting of rejection to evaluate what, if anything, you might do to […]

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