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I Can’t Read Your Resume!

If I can't easily read your resume – and I'm actually trying to! – then don't expect a busy hiring manager or recruiter to struggle through your document. Don't make it harder for the reader so they can easily view your resume. You'll end up in the trash in 2 seconds flat. TOP 5 RESUME FORMATTING MISTAKES THAT COST...

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Do You Undervalue You?

I've noticed a scary trend lately. And it makes me sad. So many of my clients do not know or own their professional worth. I see resumes that do not appropriately represent what they bring to the corporate table. I hear conversations that do not positively highlight the skills and attributes employers absolutely will pay top dollar to hire....

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Break Up with Indecision

The speed of your business and career directly correlates to your ability to make rapid and sound decisions. The more decisions you make, the faster you gain more employment opportunities, grow your client base, or hit your financial goals. And conversely, the more you hesitate, procrastinate, and double-guess what you deep-down already know to be true, the more you...

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I Wish Someone Told Me

Congratulations to the Class of 2015!  An exciting journey of career discovery awaits the many thousands of recent university graduates. Back in 2006, it was a big deal for me to decide to return to school for my MBA. I was blatantly told that I was too old – an ancient age of 35! – and I knew it...

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Outlandish Occupations

I hope you had a fun and happy Memorial Day Weekend! Also, I send deep gratitude to your friends and family who serve or have served in the U.S. military to protect our freedom. For some all-American fun, I attended the New York Mets / Philadelphia Phillies game with my dear friend and client Ellen Johnson Page on Monday....

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On The Job Safety

I've been back on the road this past month – Florida to see my parents, Washington, D.C. for an exciting upcoming Joint Venture, and just last week California to join my Mastermind of other spirit-led women-owned business leaders. Here we all are below relaxing at lunch in sunny San Luis Obispo. Besides enjoying the natural sulfur springs and local...

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