Choosing a career path is easier said than done simply because many of us have more than one interest. Here, attorney and author Pamela Samuels Young shares her tips for keeping your day job AND pursuing your passion.
No matter what your career objective is, experts can’t stress enough the
importance of being able to sell. It’s an art, yes. And it’s one that
you’re advised to master if you hope to have any measure of career
success in today’s unpredictable economy and job market.
The beginning of a new year often causes us to reflect on our career
choices. It’s a time when one starts to ponder such weighty questions
as “Am I where I want to be in my career?,” “Should I think about moving
to a new company?,” or “How can I finally get a great job this year?”
If the answer to your musings is that you’re ready for a change in the
employment scenery, then you’ve got to prepare yourself for the
It’s time for the year-end performance reviews. While it is great to
receive a glowing nod from your boss, even a negative review can be a
tool in helping you build your career. Turn a bad review into something
positive by taking action to work on your faults.
Freelancers face a different set of challenges than other employees, and
they must often be their own marketers, motivators and bosses. It is
easy for productivity to slip, but these tips will get any freelancer
back on track.