Roundup of interesting career blogs and writings for December 5th, 2006.
5 Great Tips For Conducting The Best Job Search Ever! – Finding a new job can be a daunting task. You need to make sure your job search involves positions you’re qualified for, but you also want to land a position that pays well and comes with some benefits. And, since it wouldn’t hurt to do a job search for companies that treat their employees right, the stakes can be pretty high.
Are Hidden Beliefs Creating A Lackluster Career? – How close are you at creating your dream career? What is holding you back? Are you afraid of success or failure? Have you lost your career passion and don’t know why?
Get recruiters to call you with great jobs – What’s the best way to get headhunters to call you the next time a terrific new opportunity crosses their desk? It helps to always take – and return – their calls. Headhunters remember people who make their own jobs easier.
Put Your Glasses On – Change in your career (and your circumstances) can’t take place unless you are aware of what needs to be changed. You won’t get a new job unless you understand why you are staying in a job that no longer serves you. If you know that it’s time to change careers, you cannot do so unless you tap into your inner voice that wants to show you the way. If you have wanted to make a shift within your company for a while, you cannot do so unless you understand what is preventing you from moving forward.
Losing A Career Can Feel Like Getting A Divorce – Job loss can be extremely painful because we have to start over and create a new
identity. Clients tell me their feelings are similar to what they experienced during a bitter divorce — a special form of the midlife crisis
Get the Most From Working At Home – The overall key to success when it comes to working from home is to remember your home is set-up for personal life, not professional. So, if you’re new to working from home, or if you’re feeling burn out, about.com offers these ideas to stay on track.
Top 7 Reasons Your Career Has Dried Up – Is your career all dried up? Do you feel as if you are wandering in a professional desert? If this describes you and your career, then this article was written for you. You are a desert traveler. There are seven reasons your career has dried up, and there are seven solutions.