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So far Katherine Akbar has created 28 blog entries.

Career Change Counselling & *A Christmas Carol*

Does the holiday season make you want to say “Bah, humbug!”? What about job searching? We’ve all at times been mad at what life has brought our way or what we have to do to get what we want. This year, I’ve had the pleasure of acting in a local production of A Christmas Carol, [...]

By | December 15th, 2017|Career Transition, Job Search|0 Comments

Let Old Experience Go on Your Resume

Only put the last 10 years of experience on your resume. Exceptions? You can show prestigious or key experience in Early Career Highlights.

By | November 22nd, 2017|Career Transition, Job Search|0 Comments

Updating your resume to start your job search

When you decide to look for a new job, your first instinct may be to update your resume. But the first step should be to decide what you want your resume to market you for. Check out our video at yeswriting.com to think through the steps.

By | November 20th, 2017|Career Transition, Job Search|0 Comments

Career Change–Not for the Faint of Heart

While it's never too late for a career change, it's harder than getting a new job in your field. You will need coaching on how to network.

By | November 17th, 2017|Career Transition, Job Search|0 Comments

Resume, Done Right, Can Speed Your Job Search

In their resume, most people focus on what they did at their jobs, but what sells you better is what results you created for your employers.

By | November 13th, 2017|Career Transition, Job Search|0 Comments

Hiring Season Will Slow Soon

If you want a new job, the time to get your resume and cover letter done is now. Once the holidays begin, hiring will slow until January.

By | November 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Work on Attitude, Not Just Resume, for Job Search Success

3 clients got #resume drafts from us written by S & edited by N & K. 2 were delighted, & 1 was "very disappointed." Who will get hired 1st?

By | November 3rd, 2017|Job Search|0 Comments

The Top 5 Strategies for Job Search Success

By | November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Resume for Going Back to Work

If you've taken time out of the workforce to care for family, especially a special needs child, list it on your resume as an experience!

By | November 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Job Search Results Come from Persistence and Adjustment

No persistence and persistence without adjustment are folly, but persistence with adjustment will get u everything u want in a job search.

By | October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments