Surviving Unemployment


By Brenda Goburn Smith / April 23, 2020 / Comments Off on Unemployed?

At any time, you can become suddenly unemployed. Your world can feel like it has turned upside down and it makes your head spin trying to figure out what to do first. You need two things: information and a plan. When businesses make decisions to ensure their longevity, the impact is felt by all segments…

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4 Things You Must Do on LinkedIn

By Brenda Goburn Smith / April 21, 2019 / Comments Off on 4 Things You Must Do on LinkedIn

If you are searching for an opportunity or want to move your career to the next level, you must be on LinkedIn. It has 154 million users in the US; a comprehensive network for professionals, hiring managers, and businesses looking for talent and services. Your profile is one of your best personal marketing vehicles. To…

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Ready for that Phone Interview?

By Brenda Goburn Smith / July 13, 2017 / Comments Off on Ready for that Phone Interview?

Let’s get rid of the jitters by understanding what you might face. To be sure, interviewing, in fact, hiring practices for finding and selecting candidates have changed. Keep in mind that the challenge for human relations professionals, recruiters, hiring managers and their assistants is to hire the best candidate for the open position by screening…

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Top 10 Ways to Cope with a Job Transition

By Brenda Goburn Smith / February 7, 2016 / Comments Off on Top 10 Ways to Cope with a Job Transition

Keep your sanity while you search, change, or even if you lost your job Job transitions can be stressful—whether they’re due to layoff, starting a new job or experiencing drastic changes in working conditions. If you’re facing a different work transition, consider the following: 1. Take an honest look at yourself. What are your strengths,…

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Supercharge Your Job Search

By Brenda Goburn Smith / December 23, 2013 / Comments Off on Supercharge Your Job Search

This is a great resource for anyone searching for a job, advancing his or her career, or finding that first job. This free 75-page eBook can point you in the right direction. Professional global career experts contributed to the job search strategies you need for success. The eBook is organized in social media language with…

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