My Tank Top Is My Power Suit

danny-0509Insider Secrets to Summertime Dress for Success for Men

Okay, gentlemen, I have the privilege of working with another person daily, and she challenged me to a blog-off on the topic of dress for success tips for men and women. Well, luckily, I am a bit of an armchair sartorialist, so I’m here to both meet her challenge and give you some useful tips. Continue reading “My Tank Top Is My Power Suit”

Hot Summer Jobs in the Hospitality Industry

A very wise person once said, “Hospitality jobs call for hospitable people…and in the ever-present state of the economy, friendly folks are needed more than ever.” (I couldn’t agree more.) With unemployment on the rise, the work force is in desperate need of more hospitable faces to persevere through these tough times. Continue reading “Hot Summer Jobs in the Hospitality Industry”

Facebook Got Me Fired Before I was Even Hired

danny-0509The Dangers of Social Networking Websites While on the Job Hunt

So you stayed up all night perfecting the music loop of Beyonce’s All the Single Ladies and adding a nice starry background to your MySpace page.  Luckily, you only need a couple of hours of sleep and prep time to be fresh for your interview tomorrow, right?
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Stick a Fork in Me, I’m Done!

danny-z-02091Part 1 in a series on coping with supposed overqualifications.

I have to admit, this job market is not the friendliest we’ve had. I was talking to fellow blogger, Aleesa, about something we’ve heard recently from some of our wonderful job seekers coming from degreed professions: I’m overqualified, and I can’t even get into an interview. In the rare case that I do, I’m quickly dismissed.

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