Have you ever negotiated a job offer? Or do you always accept the offer as is? Do you lack the confidence to negotiate? Did you know that your future career and financial decisions will be largely based on your income? If you answered Yes to any of these questions, then join us to Learn why…Details
Please join me next Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) monthly meeting. The topic is “How to Stay Relevant in an Ever-Changing Market.” The link is below, and please note that the location has changed to the Aetna Building – 2nd Floor, 841 Prudential Drive, Jacksonville, FL. I look…Details
I am presenting next Wednesday, December 16 at the CareerSource Northeast Florida Professional Network. The address is 215 N. Market Street, Suite 200, Jacksonville, FL 32202. In this presentation, you will learn how to get comfortable in business and social settings by making relevant small talk. And, you will gain the confidence to present yourself…Details
Organizations are hiring, and they’re hiring talented people. I’ve had three clients land great positions within the last three days, and they successfully negotiated much higher salaries.
What are you waiting for?
Please join me for this free webcast on Monday, September 21 at noon with the Association of Talent Development (ATD).
I’m presenting a Speed Networking event for the Northeast Florida Chapter Association for Talent Development (ATD) meeting next Thursday, April 16, 11:30 a.m. at Nova Southeastern University . This is always a fun and energizing way to connect with others in the Training and Development field. I hope you can join us. You can register…Details
FLORIDA TIMES-UNION Like a lot of baby boomers, Mary Habres thought she wanted to retire. The former human resources executive came to Jacksonville from New Jersey, leaving the life of the highly structured, highly political career in state government for life in a senior residential community. The relaxation didn’t last long — Habres soon found…Details
FLORIDA TIMES-UNION After losing her job in a corporate restructuring, Andrea Smit went to work building a network of contacts for her job search. Smit, 48, of Ponte Vedra Beach, said she regrets she didn’t have a full-fledged network in place before she started her job hunt in January. In today’s hyper-competitive market, she was…Details
FLORIDA TIMES-UNION Question: I find myself unemployed right now, and I’ve heard that it’s a waste of time to conduct a job search during the holiday season. Should I just forget about it until January? Answer: Not at all! Although the common wisdom is that the holidays are a bad time to do a job…Details
FLORIDA TIMES-UNION “Professional dress” is a term we’re all familiar with at work. Most companies reinforce the concept through the company dress code. The code is not all esthetics-based; companies also enforce dress codes for business reasons such as maintaining the organization’s public image, promoting a productive work environment, or complying with health and safety…Details