Friday Forum – How Long Should It Take To Find A New Job?

 Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage you to comment below and give your personal take! Here is This Week’s Question: Aaron asks: “I have been looking for a job now for the Read more about Friday Forum – How Long Should It Take To Find A New Job?[…]

8 Signs That it’s Break Up Time (with your job)

8 Signs that it is time to look for a new job Do you wake up in the morning and absolutely dread going into work?  Are you over your boss and colleagues and do you feel like you just don’t fit in anymore?  Maybe it’s time to leave your current employer behind and find something Read more about 8 Signs That it’s Break Up Time (with your job)[…]

Friday Forum – I’m Happy… Should I Look?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Mike asks: “I’ve been at my current Read more about Friday Forum – I’m Happy… Should I Look?[…]

How to Interview the Interview…

If you have been on the hunt for a new job I am sure that you have had a few interviews that didn’t pan out as well as you had hoped.  Let’s face it, interviewing is a two way street.  While you are trying to sell yourself as the best candidate for the job, you Read more about How to Interview the Interview…[…]

5 ways to get promoted at work

5 Ways To Get Promoted At Work

With the year coming to a close it might be time to start evaluating your current position.  You may take a look at your accomplishments over the past year and start thinking of where you would like to be as the calendar changes.  Is this the year that you get that promotion that you have Read more about 5 Ways To Get Promoted At Work[…]

Pros and Cons of Working for a Small Compan

Friday Forum – Pros and Cons of a Small Company?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Carl asks: “I recently started looking for Read more about Friday Forum – Pros and Cons of a Small Company?[…]

5 Things You MUST Cut From Your Resume!

If you are anything like me, you don’t really think about your resume until you need it.  Then when the time comes to look for a job, you search through your email and old files to find the resume that you used when you interviewed for your last job.  Typically to save time you add Read more about 5 Things You MUST Cut From Your Resume![…]

Second Chance After a Bad Interview

Friday Forum – Second Chance After Bad Interview?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our readers and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Terry asks: “I had an interview yesterday Read more about Friday Forum – Second Chance After Bad Interview?[…]

Friday Forum – Take a Sick Day to Start Your Job Search?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our users and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: John asks: “I really want to start Read more about Friday Forum – Take a Sick Day to Start Your Job Search?[…]

Friday Forum – Reference From a Manager You Didn’t Get Along With?

Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday, we take a question submitted by one of our users and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Brent asks: “Hi, I’m in the process Read more about Friday Forum – Reference From a Manager You Didn’t Get Along With?[…]

Should You Take a Sick Day to Look for a New Job?

Friday Forum – Should I Send a Thank You Note After a Phone Interview?

Happy Friday and Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday we take a question submitted by one of our users and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Jeff asks: “I had Read more about Friday Forum – Should I Send a Thank You Note After a Phone Interview?[…]

8 Questions NOT to ask in an interview [Guest Blog]

  ‘Can I just say, I find you terribly attractive and I wondered if you fancy dinner tonight?’ Writing an article about questions NOT to ask a prospective employer at your interview ought to be a piece of cake. Here’s another to avoid: ‘So, where did you get the wig?’ But enough silliness! Let’s focus Read more about 8 Questions NOT to ask in an interview [Guest Blog][…]

Should You Take a Sick Day to Look for a New Job?

Friday Forum – How Do I Give My Notice?

Happy Friday and Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday we take a question submitted by one of our users and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Sandy asks: “I received Read more about Friday Forum – How Do I Give My Notice?[…]

Should You Take a Sick Day to Look for a New Job?

Friday Forum – Can I Negotiate My Salary When I Get a Job Offer?

Happy Friday and Welcome to the Friday Forum! Every Friday we take a question submitted by one of our users and have our professionals field it and provide advice.  We then encourage members of the Need a New Gig community to comment below and give their take! Here is This Week’s Question: Patricia asks: “I have Read more about Friday Forum – Can I Negotiate My Salary When I Get a Job Offer?[…]