You, A Highly Paid Expert?

Today, more than ever, knowledge is power. Specifically, expert knowledge gives you the power to command a higher salary and enjoy greater job security. Let me explain. No matter what field you’re in, experts make more money and are in more demand than non-experts. If you can make yourself into an expert and become recognized

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You Can Laugh at Layoff Worries

… if you make yourself indispensable to your boss. No, this isn’t an infomercial! You *can* create real job security and make yourself immune to layoffs and downsizing. Just make yourself too valuable to do without. Why not start today? Here are three ways. Become a problem solver, not a problem “bringer.” The most valued

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Why You Need 3 Resumes

Would you go golfing with only one club? Of course not. You need a driver to get off the tee, an iron for the fairway, a putter, etc. In short, one club won’t work in all situations. It’s the same with your job search. To compete in today’s high-tech job market, you need more than

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2 Job Search Secrets

Here, from my email in-box, are two success stories from people who found great new jobs this past week. Read each story and ask yourself, “How could I apply this to my job hunt?” 1) Job-search goal cards work Here’s a story sent in by Fred, from Chanhassen, Minn. He got hired, in part, by

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Two Internet Job Search Tips

If you’re reading this, you’re likely viewing it on a Web page or in an email newsletter. And you’re probably looking for a new job, right? Good. You’ll likely benefit from the following two ways to use the Internet to get hired faster … 1) Try LinkedIn LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com) is one of my favorite job

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