Monthly Archives: November 2008

Is a Sales Worker Supervisor Position a Career Choice For You?

WHAT IS A SALES WORKER SUPERVISOR? As the holidays arrive shoppers head to the stores. Then, after the holidays, there is another rush by shoppers back to the stores. Savvy shoppers search for good deals in the clearance aisles while … Continue reading

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Working at Home During a Recession

Most of the economies in the world are now in recession mode, and there is no exit anywhere near in sight. Economists tell us that as the effects of the recession become more apparent, more and more companies will find … Continue reading

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The Nuts and Bolts of Writing a Good Resume

As an experienced recruiter, I have been asked by many people how to write a good resume. I’ll share some of the points here that I use to teach people effective resume writing. This list will be revised from time … Continue reading

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What to Do When You Have Lost Your Job During a Recession

It is an incontestable fact that the world economy is currently in a recession mode, with no clear exit anywhere near in sight. The recession period is a time of great turmoil in many workplaces. Everyday there is bad news … Continue reading

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How to Ask for a Raise During A Recession

Asking for a raise at any time is usually a hard undertaking; but asking for a raise during a recession is even harder, even for those with amazing negotiation skills.  

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How To Become A Paralegal

What exactly is a paralegal? A paralegal is an assistant to an Attorney at Law. Most paralegals have a paralegal certificate and a 4-year college degree. They help conduct legal research, interview clients and prepare legal documents. They are usually … Continue reading

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Top 5 Career Websites for European Jobs

Make no mistake: embarking on a new career in Europe is a definite challenge, and anyone who paints a different picture is misleading you. Finding your dream job in Europe takes determination and patience, not to mention skill and a … Continue reading

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Top 15 Highest Paying Jobs with an Associate Degree

A two year degree, also known as an Associate Degree, is a cheaper and faster way to go through college. Yet you can still earn the extra money from your job simply by having this degree. Best of all, you … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Career Websites for Asian Jobs

The top 5 career websites for Asian jobs are also the most user friendly. If you need an uncomplicated way to search for Asian jobs, these websites are the way to go. The top 5 sites are:   

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How to Talk to Your Boss (especially during tough times, like now!)

Negotiation skills have never been more important in getting a raise, time off, or a chance for advancement than they are now. Recent market events mean that employers are looking to secure the bottom line. With careful planning, you can … Continue reading

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