Monthly Archives: January 2011

Get the Credit You Deserve!

You work hard for your money, right? Then why not get the credit for it when it counts? Whether on the job, applying for one, or in a job interview, there are three steps to make sure you get the … Continue reading

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Want a Job? Don’t answer that Phone!

It never fails, the call you have been waiting for always comes at the worst time, like when the movers are packing up your household goods for the next PCS or your deployed hubby is on the other line. And … Continue reading

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Is the Meeting Boring or are You?

Ever go to a meeting and feel like you got nothing out of it? Well don’t be so quick to blame the person conducting the meeting. The problem might be you! In fact, if you aren’t well-prepared, focused and contributing … Continue reading

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Master the Virtual Interview Now!

Remember the first time you used a web cam to communicate with your loved ones? I do. We were stationed in Hawaii and I purchased and mailed a web cam to my sister on the mainland so we could have … Continue reading

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Have an Interview? Get a C.L.U.E.

After all the work you put into applying for jobs — revamping your resume and cover letters, networking, finding the right vacancies — it’s easy to get caught off guard when you are called in for an interview. Don’t let … Continue reading

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School Daze

This post is an excerpt of a personal account from my book: The Mocha Manual to Military Life: A Savvy Guide for Wives, Girlfriends, and Female Service Members. When I decided to go back to school, money wasn’t the most … Continue reading

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Got Goals? Just Do It!

If you’re like most people, you have now entered the new year with a fresh set of resolutions or goals ahead of you. In fact, you may have actually written them down or created a vision board for the life … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year, fellow military wives, girlfriends, and service members! It’s the first Military Monday of 2011 and I have great news! Several months ago I accepted the offer of an exciting new project with you in mind. I am … Continue reading

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