Job Fair vs Career Fair vs Resource Fair – What’s the Difference?

Since I have attended Job Fairs, Career Fairs and Resource Fairs for over 15 years, think I'll take a shot at this question. Here's my short answer, not much! Here's another short answer, you are what makes each event different! If you are one who believes that sometimes your open door happens by being in the … Continue reading Job Fair vs Career Fair vs Resource Fair – What’s the Difference?

How to Mentally Prepare for an Interview When THIS Happens!

(The links on this page have been updated) Below you will see three dilemmas that commonly occur BEFORE interviews that make people so nervous that they sometimes don't even try! Next, you will see the negative thought or thoughts associated with the dilemma. Finally, we will show you how to prepare mentally when the dilemma happens, so that you can … Continue reading How to Mentally Prepare for an Interview When THIS Happens!

IGNORANCE HAS NO NAME

"Ignorance meets all of us, but it's up to us how long it stays around. We don't know that we are ignorant about something until we know what we are being ignorant about! That's weird, but experience is sometimes our only teacher. As long as we are alive, there are things we just don't know, and that's OK. We don't need to know everything. However, our desire to know something in particular seems to be automatic and we gravitate towards it - whatever it is. The right way will always show up, and it usually shows up early. It comes as prosperity, unless we ignore it."

How to Get Rid of Classroom Crickets!

Sometimes when facilitating workshops, after the icebreaker was over, I've heard crickets! I started my presentation. It appeared that every one was engaged because they were quiet. Then, I did the unthinkable - I asked the class a question! Suddenly, I found out the number one rule when faced with a quiet classroom. DON'T ASK THEM ANY QUESTIONS! Any experienced … Continue reading How to Get Rid of Classroom Crickets!