Published March 27, 2017
Tags: Attire, career, career gear, dress, Dress for Success, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, Interview, occupations, professional, relax, search, skills, Stress, suit, tips, Workforce Solutions
Now that the NFL Super Bowl is over, the citizens of Houston are returning to their normal lifestyles, which means managing the realities of life without the fun and excitement of celebrities and fun activities associated with the big game.
Many are anticipating an uncertain future due to a pending job layoff. It’s a known fact that the job hunting process can be an unpleasant experience for those who are not prepared to deal with it.
Continue reading ‘Back to Reality’
Published January 23, 2017
Tags: answers, employer, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, Interview, performance, question, search, tell me about yourself, Workforce Solutions
I’m a wife and a mother. I enjoy reading, biking, hiking, and being outdoors. I love the water, and could easily live near a beach or lake. I love destination vacations and look forward to traveling in the upcoming year. Hey – wait just a minute! Should I be revealing these things when someone asks me to tell them about myself? Continue reading ‘Tell Me About Yourself’
Published December 19, 2016
Tags: achievable, activity, break, effective, Goals, Gulf Coast, holiday, Houston jobs, important, Job Search Plan, manage, opportunities, path, procrastination, realistic, search, successful, surge, time, urgent, work, Workforce Solutions
For most people, there is a “lull” of activity at work during this time of year. And if you are unemployed, your activity may have come to a screeching halt. Don’t worry though, this may be an excellent time to plan and prepare for the beginning of a new year surge in job search activity. Continue reading ‘Holiday Break’
Published July 4, 2016
Tags: access, advantage, career, effective, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, independent, information, labor, market, resources, search, Workforce Solutions
The Fourth of July celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776 which declared the United States as independent from the British Empire. Of course 240 years has brought about dramatic change in the lives of the citizens of this great nation, namely the change in America’s job landscape. In order to navigate this new landscape that is undergoing constant change now and in the future Continue reading ‘Knowledge is Advancement’
Published June 20, 2016
Tags: Advice, company, father, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, job, Job Fair, Networking, ready, search, success, tools, Workforce Solutions
Hello everyone! I would like to tell you what Father’s Day has meant for me growing up. If my father loved a day more than others, it was Father’s Day; a.k.a., “Advice Day.” On this one day of the year, he had my full and undivided attention; no interruptions were permitted. Continue reading ‘Father’s Day’
Published January 18, 2016
Tags: American, challenges, determined, dream, Gulf Coast, Houston jobs, job, justice, Martin Luther King Jr., search, speech, succeed, work, Workforce Solutions
He was a son, husband and father. He was also a minister, humanitarian and a leader in the Black American Civil rights movement.
He, and other activists, dealt with dangerous situations, but Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had the power to move people to want more. He had the courage to speak up for equality and justice, and he had the audacity to dream big. Continue reading ‘I Have a Dream’