Know your worth...

Know your worth...

People new to my workshops often respond to my request by giving their name followed by "and I'm unemployed." In my workshops, identifying as "unemployed" is not allowed. Why? It's important to remember that unemployed is not who you are, it's a situation you are working through. 

Experiencing a job loss? Do five things.

Experiencing a job loss? Do five things.

Experiencing a job loss is one of the top 10 most stressful life events one can go through. The grief cycle must be experienced in order to move through this loss. 

Before you write that new resume...

Before you write that new resume...

I encounter so many highly qualified, talented folks who want to advance in their careers. These motivated professionals want assistance writing their new resume because they are frustrated with the job search process, but seem to falter when I ask them if they've been writing targeted resumes. 

Moving Through Your Career Transition

Moving Through Your Career Transition

The grief process can be brutal, and a lay-off hits hard. Loss of a job. Loss of your work family. Loss of your identity. A job loss and subsequent unemployment can result in the feeling that your entire world has crumbled apart, and that makes it very difficult to believe there is hope for the future.