Managing Your Career – 4 Rules for Taking Charge

Over the weekend, my Facebook feed was full of posts and pictures from proud friends and family attending graduations.  These events are not only full of pomp and circumstance, but also full of hope and optimism.  For the graduates, that great careers lie ahead in their chosen fields.  For the parents, that their emotional (and … Continue reading Managing Your Career – 4 Rules for Taking Charge

When Does Your Paycheck Start in 2008?

photo credit: ToniVCA colleague just sent me this link regarding "Work Your Proper Hours Day" in the UK. This day is celebrated on February 22nd - the average day on which Britons working unpaid overtime pass the mark where their unpaid labor ends and they begin to work for themselves. WYPH day is the brainchild … Continue reading When Does Your Paycheck Start in 2008?

My Top Ten Career Management Tips for 2008

As this is the time of year that many people start making their New Year's resolutions - personal and professional - I thought I'd share some of the best career management tips I know. Some of these I learned from others and some I learned the hard way. In any case, here goes: Do whatever … Continue reading My Top Ten Career Management Tips for 2008