Monthly Archives: April 2011

Making Less Money Than Your Peers? Don’t Get Mad, Get Even

Ideally, the best time to get a bigger salary is before you accept the job offer. But if you have been on the job for a while and know you deserve more money, or worse, just found out you make … Continue reading

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Giddy with Gratitude

Whenever I land a new job, I get really giddy with excitement. And as a military spouse, that “new-job giddiness” happens every couple of years because our service members get reassigned. It’s the relief of landing yet another job, the … Continue reading

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It’s National Volunteer Week: Boost Your Career!

It’s National Volunteer Week! And although you don’t expect anything in return for your volunteer time and efforts, what if I told you that your past and future volunteer work can actually boost your career? Well, it can. And here’s … Continue reading

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Job Applications: Back to the Basics

With so much discussion around online job search, resumes and networking, it’s easy to forget the basics of completing an effective job application, which by the way, is typically online too. So before you rush right through your application and … Continue reading

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