Monthly Archives: October 2010

Please Don’t “Apply Anyway”

This week I had to stop a friend from applying to a federal government job where she did not meet the mandatories. I wasn’t very popular for a day, earning the standard frustrated job seeker’s threat “I guess I’ll have … Continue reading

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Scaring Up Business?

I can’t for the life of me understand why some folks in my profession post “doom and gloom” headlines about layoffs and other discouraging news for job seekers. As coaches, we know that many clients come with a presenting issue … Continue reading

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