Your resume is not a history book! When job seekers are in their 50s and 60s, it isn’t uncommon to think their resume should include every job. They want to put every job in chronological order complete with dates. But your resume isn’t a history book. Your resume is not a history book! Recognize that…

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balance-2034239_1280-1024x563 Is the 30 year job gone?

Is the 30 year job gone? It is unlikely that you will graduate, get a job, and retire from that job. This was the way. Locally, friends graduated from high school in 1974 and went straight to work at Wausau Paper in Brokaw. Many were still there in 2012, almost 40 years later when the…

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Depositphotos_376402880_l-2015-1024x576 How to conquer as job seeker or entrepreneur

How do you conquer challenges as a job seeker or entrepreneur? How are they similar? My own path as an entrepreneur relates well to the job seeker’s journey. Let’s explore the parallels. Uncertainty for the job seeker Job seekers indicate that investing in a resume or career marketing is tough because there is so much uncertainty. They…

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I’m in the business of creating career marketing strategies for job seekers. This is not new to me. I have been doing this for 25+ years. How I do it has changed and the level of complexity of the job search has changed. Our global communication has changed and we know what is happening instantly…

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