Career Advice


Finding the right career path can be a real challenge, no matter what stage in life you are at. Dream jobs can turn into nightmares, our interests and values can change, and unfortunately, lay-offs and job loss can happen.

My career path has led me to an Employment Center where my job is to help other people find success in their own careers. From applying for a new job, to starting your own business, to how to be a valuable employee, you can find career advice and the resources I use here.

a man and women shaking hands with the text Career Counseling: The Best Way to Succeed with Your Career

Career Counseling: The Best Way to Succeed with Your Career

Your career takes up approximately a third of your life. Not having a clear career path or being unhappy with the one you’ve chosen can make life much more stressful and unfulfilling. Career counseling can help you overcome these challenges by helping you find a job that aligns with your interests, values, goals, and financial needs.  What is Career Counseling? …

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What Are the Best Side Hustles for You? These 15 Questions Will Help You Decide

You’ve been thinking about starting a side hustle for some time now, but how do you know what are the best side hustles for you to choose from? There are literally hundreds of ways to make extra money. You could start a blog, start babysitting or sell your unused household items at a garage sale. Or try any of these …

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10 of the Best Job Sites to Help You Find a Job You’ll Love

10 of the Best Job Sites to Help You Find a Job You’ll Love

When you’re looking for a new job, you probably search job sites to find current opportunities online.  Just as when an employer is looking to hire, they typically advertise the job vacancy online.  Most job sites are free for us job seekers to use, but employers often have to pay to post their jobs on these websites. This usually isn’t …

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5 Things To Do Before Opening a Law Firm

5 Things To Do Before Opening a Law Firm

Becoming a lawyer takes years of hard work and dedication. Many aspiring lawyers have an idea of what their ideal career path looks like. Some people prefer working for existing companies and do not wish to open their own firm, while others spend years thinking about when and how to open their own practice. Anyone who wishes to open their …

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How Did You Get Your Job?

How Did You Get Your Job? 10 Professionals Share How They Got Hired

Society makes it seem like getting a job is an easy and straight-forward process. You go to school, get a job, and spend the next 40-50 years working your way up within the company before you retire. The reality for most of us, however, is much different. Finding a good job is a struggle, let alone finding the career path …

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Get Your Resume Past the 6 Second Glance Test (Free Resume Checklist)

Get Your Resume Past the 6 Second Glance Test (Free Resume Checklist)

When it comes to job hunting, I was shocked to learn that most recruiters and hiring managers only give your resume a 6-second glance test before they decide to accept or reject your application. Yes, only 6 seconds. 6 seconds is not a long time by any means. It’s probably taken you about 6 seconds to read this far. So …

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