Ms. Jo Ikard is a former marine and currently assists veterans who come to our office looking for work. She began her career with Workforce Solutions in January of 2015. Continue reading ‘Interviewing a Workforce Veteran’
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Tags: Attitude, being prepared, career, Career advice, challenge, coasting, Disability, Gulf Coast, health, Houston jobs, How to find a job, online tutorials, Preparation, skills, uphill climb, Workforce Solutions
The other day, while riding my hand-cycle, I discovered a great way to peddle/crank up a steep hill… Increase your speed going down the hill prior to gain momentum that will help you go part of the way up the next hill. Although most of you are giving me a silent “duh…” I thought that little nugget of wisdom was brilliant, so I tucked it away in my brain for later use.
Here’s where I’m going with this… If you are in a good place in your life where things are “coasting,” what are you doing to prepare for the next up-hill climb?
Continue reading ‘An Uphill Climb’
Tags: Attitude, career, Career advice, dream, Goals, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, Preparation, Rebranding Your Skills, Workforce Solutions, working
I grew up in a family that understood the importance of hard work. As a young person growing up in such a house, I learned certain lessons that carry on even today. One of those lessons was to never give up on my dreams.
Dreams often guide our journeys (in life) toward something that we excel in. If we follow our dreams, we may make a difference in the world one day.
Continue reading ‘“Simply Living” Until You Can “Live Your Dream”’