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General Articles

Identify, Connect with, Research Target Companies

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Looking for work? Your mind may turn to Monster, CareerBuilder, and other sites of that nature. Instead, check out Indeed.com or SimplyHired.com for one-stop job ad shopping that covers many sources. These are smart employment metasites that index vital information multiple ways. Once you identif…

10 Reality Checks of Job-Hunting: Overcoming Common Job-Search Mistakes

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

by Katharine Hansen, Ph.D., and Randall S. Hansen, Ph.D. If you've been searching unsuccessfully for a new job for some time now -- or if you're about to start a job-search -- you'll want to review the 10 job-hunting concepts we discuss in this article. We refer to these job-search concepts as re…

Jet-lagged and Culture-Shocked: Back to work!

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Recently a client of mine abruptly returned to a 40-hour a week job after more than a year of unemployment. He related his surprise at how he felt returning the 9-to-5 in a busy workplace, even having had many years of such experience. The words culture shock and jet lag came to mind - after being …

Denver Post Article on Colorado Salaries and Job Security

Sunday, September 6th, 2009

Colorado workers face stagnant pay, job insecurity By Aldo Svaldi The Denver Post // 0){ document.getElementById('articleViewerGroup').style.width = requestedWidth + "px"; document.getElementById('articleViewerGroup').style.margin = "0px 0px 10px 10px"; …

Stalking the Stimulus

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

Relevant article in the July 2009 edition of CoBiz Magazine... http://www.cobizmag.com/articles/stalking-the-stimulus/…

Recent press on CAREER-magic.com & the Caffeinated Careers Club

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Courtesy of the Arvada Press. Click here to read the article in its entirety: http://www.milehighnews.com/Articles-i-2009-05-28-210870.114125_Making_the_connection.html#123…

An Upside to the Recession? My thoughts exactly…

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

An esteemed colleague of mine, Carol Ross, writes a brilliant blog, often putting lucid words around the topics that I find myself pondering (though with less clarity). Her most recent, The Upside to a Recession, is about "realistic optimism" --an oxymoron better known as the silver lining…

Job Search Wisdom – Can You Stop Worrying Please?

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Are you a worrier? Would you like to stop? The reason we worry is that we have a situation in front of us and we are scared that it won't work out. We are afraid that we will make the wrong decision (again), fail, or look bad in front of others. This fear keeps us from seeing a way out. In addit…