Interviewing – Career Coach MJV
October 22, 2021

The Politics of COVID-19

Controversy surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine has added a new level of politics to the interview minefield. I was debriefing a client, who I will call Jeanette, […]
October 18, 2021

Free Career Resources

It often seems that we most need to find a job when we are least prepared to do so because we are at a low point […]
September 20, 2021

Literacy Matters!

September is National Literacy month. Did you know that nearly 30 million adults living in the United States lack the literacy skills to read anything more […]
September 20, 2021

After the Interview

If you are smart, you did your homework before the interview, put your best foot forward during the meeting, and are now eager to close the […]
September 20, 2021

5 Mistakes that Cost you the Job

Even during a hiring frenzy some candidates get hired and others don’t get a second look. Why?  It is not always a matter of skill or […]
February 15, 2021

5 interview Tips to Keep in Mind

If it has been a while since you’ve interviewed for a job expect some changes. For one, the number of interview rounds has increased. Last week, […]
February 8, 2021

Optimize Your Resume for ATS

Nearly all Fortune 500 companies use an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to organize, manage and track resumé. On one hand, ATS systems are a boon for […]
February 8, 2021

Beating Job Search Burn-out

Your search has gone on for longer than you dreamed possible and you are tired, cranky and ready to work. You finally hit the wall; you […]
February 8, 2021

Strategies to Inspire Your Year

By February 1st most people have left their New Year’s resolutions far behind. Resolutions just don’t work for the vast majority. This year try these two […]
December 8, 2020

December Job Hunt Dilemma

Once Thanksgiving rolls around job seekers express the desire to close up shop until January 2. Every year they ask the same question, “Do people really […]
December 8, 2020

Negotiation isn’t Dead

This may seem like an inopportune time to consider negotiating but the fact is, negotiation is always in vogue. Whether the timing is right for you […]
November 5, 2020

Striking the Right Balance during Interviews

One trend that I have noticed among candidates in the past few months is a tendency to be timid during interviews. While there has always been […]