Work Readiness

Dear Young People: Here Are The Top 10 Ways Social Media Can Hurt You

Over the years, I have worked with many amazing young people. They are inspiring, energetic, and hard-working. After they complete their program, they reach out to me on social media as a way to keep in touch. These are former participants and students who I think are absolutely amazing! However, when I scroll past their… Continue reading Dear Young People: Here Are The Top 10 Ways Social Media Can Hurt You

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20 Ways To Ace An Interview

Over the years, I have worked with teens and young adults, facilitating and directing programs on work readiness while connecting them to job opportunities. I’ve also interviewed numerous candidates and can tell you what employers are looking for in a new hire. Interviews have a set of unwritten rules and expectations. These are the basic… Continue reading 20 Ways To Ace An Interview

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99 More Practice Interview Questions

Just in case you didn’t have enough to practice with “99 Practice Interview Questions,” I’ve compiled a list of 99 more practice interview questions. As an added bonus I threw in a few two-part questions, surprise now you have a few more than 99 questions to practice. I know you’re excited to get practicing! What were the… Continue reading 99 More Practice Interview Questions

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99 Practice Interview Questions

Interviews can be overwhelming and intimidating. Be as prepared as you possibly can, and make sure you have all of the materials and information you need for the interview. One way to alleviate some of the pressure is to be prepared to answer questions by running through practice questions for the interview.

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What Not To Wear… On A Job Interview

You are in a room anxiously awaiting your next job interview. You have prepped for the interview and just re-read the resumes. You have been trying to find the best candidates to fill the open positions and have already spent an exorbitant amount of time on interviews. You really want the next candidate to be… Continue reading What Not To Wear… On A Job Interview

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How To Dress For Success…On A Budget

Dressing professionally can become expensive. When you first get a new job or a promotion, you may need to get some new clothes for the position. This can sometimes be difficult, especially on a limited budget. In this post I’ll share with you my secrets and tips on how to dress professionally on a budget.