Category: Development

The Best Graduation Gift Is A Resume

The best gift I have ever received was a professionally written resume.   Although I asked for cash for my graduation gift, my beloved late father Don Goodman (founder of About Jobs) gave me a different kind of paper. It was my first professionally written resume and while it wasn’t what I asked for, it’s proven to be what I really needed.…
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Find the Professional Career That’s Fit for You

The beginning of the year tends to be when we all often go through a desire to do better for ourselves in the year ahead. One area that is typically reviewed is the professional career. We all start to think: Am I making professional progress? Am I in the right position? Is it time for change? Those are all good…
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Start the New Year By Evaluating Your Career Goals

We all wish for better things and improvements as we move ahead, but when it comes to your career, wishing alone will not get the job done. As a new year comes upon us, it’s a good time to evaluate what can be done to make positive changes for you as a professional and your career. When you have specific…
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4 Ways to Break Through Even with Minimal Work Experience

As you’re thinking about updating your resume and social media profiles to prepare for a job hunt, there may be concerns over how to present your work experience. Showing hiring managers and recruiters that you’re a great fit for a position often means showcasing relevant work, but it may be challenging when you only have minimal work experience. This is…
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Career Mistake: Staying Too Long on the Job

We all have a desire to find jobs and careers that let us do what we love. Oftentimes, that means we need change to make it happen. Young professionals are especially known for rapidly changing jobs and even careers. Within the first few years out of college, young professionals will test the waters. They often make frequent job changes out…
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