Tag Archives: career advice

Job Stress; 20 Signs your Job Doesn’t Satisfy Your Soul

Over the last two weeks I have talked with probably five different people who have told me that they are pretty much over their current jobs and want to move on.  I personally believe job stress is way up. Why? I chalk it up to over worked … Read More…

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Safeguard Your Career Success During Tough Times

Just as a company needs a business plan for success, every professional needs a plan for career success. Built into this career success plan must be strategies to ensure your career is somewhat recession proof. In other words, it’s important to take steps to … Read More…

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Career Lessons from Presidential Campaign

I wrote this list of career lessons from President Barack Obama’s Campaign after the 2008 election. No surprise that after this victory they still make sense! I added #31.    1. Set personal goals! 2. Stay away from those who say “You Can’t” … Read More…

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25 Lists of Best Companies or Top Employers

One of the best places to start a job search is by using lists of best companies.  These 25 Lists of Best or Top Employers was developed to address a wide variety of industries and occupations. As with all the lists that The HBCU … Read More…

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Build a Career on Real Work Experience

Steven Smith, nationally known sports talk guru and Journalism graduate from Winston-Salem State University, shared some career insights with HBCU students on the value of getting real work experience in college. Smith said that when he graduated from a non-accredited Journalism program at Winston-Salem … Read More…

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