A Digital Cleanup Can Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired

April 19th, 2018

  Arguably, the most fascinating Washington hearings lately have been the Mark Zuckerberg grillings by Congress.  They revealed key takeaways for social media platforms and ISPs regarding privacy protections, but […]

EMAC could mean Monstrous fines for your business!

April 4th, 2018

If you are a Massachusetts small business with at least six, full or part-time employees whose non-disabled employees are on a state subsidized healthcare plan like the ConnectorCare program OR […]

Be the Boss of You: Three Steps to Becoming a Leader Even if You Aren’t in Charge

March 14th, 2018

Everyone wants to oversee something, even if it is only controlling their own environment.  In the workplace, being in charge signifies that you’ve “arrived.”  That your efforts have been noted […]

Constructive Review Or Cyberbullying?

February 15th, 2018

  Just like a relationship, disappointment with an employer, brand, or service provider is inevitable.  Hard feelings used to be expressed over a drink and gripe session with friends, but […]

New Year’s Career Resolution: Start with You!

January 26th, 2018

Assess your Attitudes, Abilities, and Skills for Success in 2018   So how is it going with the New Year’s resolutions?  Making good progress on that weight loss, exercise, paying […]

Economic Trends You Can Tap into in 2018

December 19th, 2017

The beginning of a new year is a fine time to take stock of where you are in your career and whether some changes might be in order.  Is your […]

Holiday Work Parties: Just Forego the Mistletoe

November 22nd, 2017

The holiday season is the best time of year to recognize and thank employees for their dedication and hard work.  However, this year’s barrage of sexual harassment headlines may have […]

Conversation with a Reference  

November 16th, 2017

  Congratulations, you’ve made it to the third-tier interviews, and the hiring manager wants to check your professional references.  Have you ever wondered how the conversation goes when your potential […]

Five Ways to Ace Your Live Video Interview

October 26th, 2017

  How amazing is visual communication?  Skype, Facetime, WhatsApp, Google Hangouts – these are all awesome until we are accidentally photo bombed by a half-naked little brother during an important […]

The New Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell: “What Were You Making at Your Last Job?”

October 17th, 2017

Marital status, kids, nationality, medical status, age, faith – most hiring managers know that asking job candidates questions about any of these topics violates Title VII of the Civil Rights […]