Even a Prince Uses LinkedIn

I found it interesting to hear a report this morning that Prince Harry and his fiance, Meghan Markle, have taken to LinkedIn in their quest to hire a communications specialist. This person is to help with planning events for them, as well as handling social media, and will be based out of Buckingham Palace. The …

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Are Jobs Coming Back?

I don't know about you, but I have been seeing more job opportunities than we've seen in years. Locally here in Orlando, we are getting into a 'booming' phase of construction returning along with new housing, roads, tourist attractions, healthcare, and technology. In fact, we have three job fairs coming up this coming week, of …

If You Didn’t Get the Job, It’s Not Always You

I'm noticing a trend that is occuring more frequently and it has to do with getting hired.  I hear more and more from frustrated job seekers that they have gotten interviews but are not getting hired.  Upon further investigation, it seems that their 'rejection' had nothing to do with their skills or value to the …

Is It Hard to Look for a Job or to Find One?

As I was driving home from a meeting, I heard an interesting response being discussed on a radio show that involved difficult relationships.  The caller responded by saying that her boyfriend was not living up to his end in their relationship; when probed further, she said that they were both unemployed and that he was …