Tips for the Long Distance Job Seeker

January 25th, 2013

Even if you’ve read every bit of advice you can find about how to search for a job, the rules all change when you’re looking for a job in a different state. If you’re trying to win an out-of-state job, it may seem like the odds are stacked against you. And depending on what type… Read More

Will Presenting a Counteroffer Get Them to Stay?

January 18th, 2013

It’s inevitable: just when you thought things were running smoothly on your team, one of your key employees walks into your office and announces that he’s resigning. And if you’re like most managers, you’ll start to panic and wonder what you can offer to get him to stay. Stop panicking. And squelch that urge. While… Read More

Which is the Smarter Career Move: Taking the New Job? Or Accepting Your Company’s Counteroffer?

January 11th, 2013

Congratulations! You just got a terrific job offer. The down side? You have to tell your boss that you’re planning to leave. And what happens if your current company presents you with a counter offer? Do you automatically accept it, or take the new job? Here’s a hint: you won’t find the answer to that… Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Every Job Seeker

January 4th, 2013

Did you make a New Year’s resolution? Common resolutions for people include losing weight, exercising more, or trying to be a better person. But if you’re looking for a job, you should consider making a resolution for 2013 to be “the year that I find my dream job.” Trying to find a new job in… Read More