From Austin, Texas, Award-Winning Certified Advanced Resume Writer, Michael Kranes; Author of "What you need to know to GET A JOB NOW!", Angela Loeb; and Fortune 500 HR professional and Career Coach, Jay Markunas, will talk about careers, resume, job search, interviewing, salary negotiation, and many more career related topics. Join us live each Saturday Morning at 10:00am (central) for award-winning tips and conversations and a few special guests!
Our special guest, Mike OKrent used to interview survivors of the Holocaust for Steven Spielbergs Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation. This led him to the idea of creating his business, LifeStories Alive, in which he films interviews with members of families and creates legacy documentaries for them. He is a big believer in bootstrapping your own business and has some great advice on keeping your momentum and perspective while starting up. If the idea has ever crossed your mind that entrepreneurship is a possible career direction for you, this is a show you wont want to miss!Mike OKrent | Entrepreneurship | job | career | job loss
So, you’re looking for a job. Do you have a plan, or are you simply tossing your resume around out there hoping something sticks? Or maybe you have plan, but it primarily consists of answering online job postings. In today’s job market a scattered or reactive approach just isn’t enough. You need a proactive, strategic plan that leads to results. Simone Fuselier of 45.5 Consulting will join us to share an effective (and fun!) job search planning method that puts you in control and keeps you focused on getting the results you want. Simone is a talented project manager with a masters degree who approaches everything in life as a project… including her own job search. You’ll love her organized, easy-to-understand method, even if you don’t know a thing about basic project management methodologies!Job Search | Job Plan | Job Search Boot Camp | Career | Resume
Career consultants Angela Loëb & Jay Markunas pack a lot of practical information and insider tips into this episode. Hear how to ready your resume. Learn about the search strategy that is 86% effective in getting you a job. Get expert advice on how to ace the interview so you get hired. This is the highly condensed version of Angela's & Jay's pajama learning series, the Job Search Boot Camp. So, grab a pen & paper, you are about to get a lot of information in a very short time!Job Search | Resume | Interview | Salary Negotiation | Career
Are you a woman who’s returning to the workforce after a long absence? Or maybe you’re just starting your career after graduation? Whatever your reason for looking for a job now, it’s imperative that you develop and use your network to land the job of your dreams. Marny Lifshen, co-author of “Some Assembly Required: A Networking Guide for Women,” joins us to discuss some of the most common myths about networking. She’ll also tell us about the top mistakes women tend to make. And, yes, there are differences between how women and men network. Learn how to capitalize on those differences and leverage your strengths!Marny Lifshen | Networking | Job Search | Job Networking | dream job
Our special guest, Dr. David Litton, is an expert on using assessment tools for career change. In addition to enlightening us on the most effective assessment tools being used today, he will discuss the things that can hinder a career change and how to cope with that. He'll also talk about the ways you can deal with a drawn-out job search, especially when you're trying your darndest to make a career change into the work you love.David Litton | Career Change | job search | job search depression | Giving up