Common (Often Unknown) Obstacles in Your Job Search – How to Overcome Them!

Linda Reyes

Sheyenne has been working with people in career transition for 25 years, and has found some interesting stumbling blocks that get in the way of finding that next job opportunity. She serves as a CareerPro Inc. Board of Advisor. She has created classes to help “shine the light” on these obstacles so they can be dealt with and help move …

Social Media Can Be a Mythological Waste of Time

JohnOConnor Blogging, Individual Services

Recently, an executive in transition, a $150,000+ earner, was referred to me by a fellow professional service provider. Let me call this person Paul. Paul came to me with no less than 50 pages of contacts, resume material and logs from his nine month job search online and offline. As he recounted the many in person networking hours and literally countless hours sending resumes, posting blogs and using social media channels I realized that his activity was quite fruitless. Of course I didn’t tell him that but it was apparent. Instead of being closer to his goal of securing similar employment as a financial professional he seemed farther away.