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Job Search Advice

More insights into why you need to go “Above & Beyond” in your Job Search

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Great article by Aldo Svaldi in Sunday's Denver Post. http://www.denverpost.com/search/ci_13735365 What I liked about this particular article is that instead of just relating the bad news, it offers insights into what's going on behind the scenes when you apply for a job and practical ways to …

8 Reasons to Make the Most of Your LinkedIn Profile

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

My clients in job search are often curious about whether they should have a profile on LinkedIn. I am very enthusiastic about the benefits of networking online, particularly on LinkedIn. Here's why: LinkedIn is sort of a one-stop shop for career management - it functions as your online resume, …

Sharper Resumes – Results, Relevance

Sunday, November 13th, 2016

by Tracy Laswell, CPRW, JCTC - CAREER-Magic.com More than ever before, a job seeker's resume must be carefully composed in such a way that each word on the page supports a specific career objective. And it better be all about benefits of hiring you: 75% or more of the content needs to prove your …

12 Ways to Stay Positive in a Long-Drawn-Out Job Search

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

by Tracy Laswell, CPRW, JCTC - CAREER-Magic.com No doubt about it, job searching can be a draining, emotionally gut-wrenching, and depressing experience. The world as you know it hangs in the balance throughout a long, anxiety-ridden jaunt through the unknown. As a job search expert, a big part o…

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Friday, July 10th, 2015

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Helping Friends & Family Through a Job Search: 10 Do’s & Don’t’s

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

By Tracy Laswell, CAREER-Magic.com tracy@career-magic.com – 303-424-1700 No doubt about it, job searching is a trying time, not just for job seekers, but for family and friends as well. And of course we want to help, we really do. Sometimes we’re successful, and sometimes we need to be more …

About that LinkedIn Profile of Yours…

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

by Tracy Laswell, CPRW, JCTC - CAREER-Magic.com No doubt about it, social media is now an integral part of career development. Whether you're in a job search currently or happily working away at your job, it makes sense to ensure that your online presence is all it can be, especially by optimizin…

Equanimity

Monday, March 28th, 2011

by Katie B. Smith In Pema Chodron’s book, Comfortable with Uncertainty, she states, “to cultivate equanimity we practice catching ourselves when we feel attraction or aversion, before it hardens into grasping or negativity.”  Webster’s Dictionary defines equanimity as, “evenness of min…

My Favorite Thing: A Fresh Start

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

Allow me to share a guilty pleasure with you - I am utterly hooked by shows like "Clean House." Invariably, watching the perky team of experts declutter, clean, paint, and redecorate some poor slob's house gets me twitching to do the same. One of the things I have discovered about myself is I love n…

Top 10 Interview Tips

Saturday, October 23rd, 2010

Top Ten Things You Need To Know About Interviewing - a quick review list by Tracy Laswell Valdez, CAREER-Magic.com. Want to learn more? Call us for a coaching session: 303-424-1700 1.    Getting an interview is an accomplishment all by itself. Celebrate it and begin building the relationship! …