For Job Seekers Who Are Losing Patience
Patience is sometimes all that stands between accomplishment and failure. If Thomas Edison wasn't patient enough he wouldn't have invented the light bulb which was a huge achievement of the time. Life today goes faster and faster as people seek to accomplish their goals within very tight deadlines. People are not used to waiting for the r...
Another Pack of Career Myths
People often believe things not because they are necessarily true. The matter of the fact that most beliefs are based on what we like to believe in or what the majority of people we know believe in. And it is absolutely fine if it doesn't have any impact on one's life. Unfortunately, in most cases what we believe about this world, our car...
Career Myths People Tend to Believe In
There are so many career recommendations available online that sometimes you just don't know what things you should believe and what things are just myths. It requires wisdom to figure out what things are true and which concepts are totally misleading. However, one doesn't even need to search online - there are so many stereotypes employe...
Career Challenges: Age Discrimination
Even if you are young and full of energy, it is likely that the time will fly very quickly and there will be one day when you will have to face the age discrimination issue. Many people face it today when they are trying to make their way to success but feel employers are biased against them. This is as a situation in which we all risk to...
Does "Luck" Have Any Place in One's Career?
The more we live, the more we realize that there are many things that are happening whether we want it or not. That is to say, we have no impact on those things even we somehow related to them. Most of us call this phenomena "luck" usually defining a success brought by chance. No one is capable of controlling everything so that means ther...
Will You Get Fired?
For most job seekers writing an effective resume is the most important step. However, it is later when they realize that probably the decisive step would be taken during a job interview since a resume cannot get you further than that. But even a job interview turns out not the most important stage - an actual job is. The thing is that we ...
How About New Year's Resolutions?
In these last days of 2015 people start thinking about what they would like to be during the next year. As it often is we are not happy with a passing year mostly due to the missed chances, failures or personal life circumstances. However, sometimes it happens that the year was not good because we never set any goals to achieve. We never ...
Your Career Choices Should Depend On You
We depend on many people in our lives and even circumstances can have a big influence on our choices. Even if you say you are totally independent we all know that's not completely true. That's what life is all about: we live in a society that influences our lifestyle in a way we sometimes don't even notice. And it doesn't necessarily mean...
Volunteering as A Job Search Tool
We live in the world when everything happens so fast that we can barely keep up with the tempo offered by this new age of technologies. As a result, people became so impatient when it comes to the job search: they want everything right now even though they do not deserve it. Either it is a student who just graduated from a university or a...
Job Search Excuses
We are all good at making excuses when we fail to do something. It is sometimes fascinating how our mind can virtuously come up with reasons why we didn't manage to do what we were supposed to do regardless of situations or circumstances. Whenever something just doesn't work some we tend to find a good reason to calm our conscience so tha...