New year, new resume. As 2014 approaches it might be a good idea to dust
off your resume and update it. There are just some things that might
keep you from standing out from the pile of resumes companies receive.
Stacey McKenzie is a Jamaican-born fashion model, runway coach and
motivational speaker. She has channeled her love for fashion and her
passion to help others into a successful career as a motivational
speaker and coach to create "Walk This Way Workshops", a program devoted
to teaching young people to have confidence and self-love.
LaJune Montgomery Tabron was appointed president and CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. The appointment makes her the first African American woman to lead the foundation since its founding more than 83 years ago.
Body language is powerful. It reveals lots about your personality.
Confidence, for example, is relayed through body language. Positive body
language can actually lead to greater success, more productive business
relationships, and a better impression in the workplace.
If you have come to a point where you are just plain bored with your
current industry or are burnt out, it might be time for a career
transition. But as you know, such a transition is not an easy thing,
especially in today’s employment climate. So before you jump ship, take a
look at the reasons you want to switch careers then plan, plan, plan.
If you feel like your paycheck doesn't match your true value, it may be time to talk to your boss about dollars and cents. Being prepared for the conversation is important, and these do's and don'ts will help you stay on track.