Startup Coach Career Profile: Devesh Dwivedi

A startup coach can help you make your entrepreneurial launch happen faster and with more success. VocationVillage.com interviewed Devesh Dwivedi, Chief Entrepreneur, Business Coach, Consultant, and Author of Breaking The 9 To 5 Jail. Hello, Devesh Dwivedi. Please tell us more about what you do. I’m an entrepreneur and I wear many hats – a […]

LinkedIn Success Story: Paul Johnson

Eight months ago, Paul Johnson had never used LinkedIn but he had heard that doing so might be beneficial to his marketing consulting business, Missing Piece Marketing. Johnson created an account and began experimenting. First Johnson joined 20 LinkedIn groups associated with marketing and the small business community. To increase his level of involvement and […]

What To Do If You Hate Your Job

Dear Dr. Civitelli, I am a middle-aged accounting professional who was just laid off from my Fortune 100 job. I don’t miss my job because I hated it, but now I have to decide what to do. The main benefit of my lucrative job was that it helped me pay for art school. My true […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Jessica A. Zaloom

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Jessica A. Zaloom, an advertising professional. Jessica, what college did you attend? Lehigh University What year did you graduate from college? 2010 Where did you complete an internship? DeVito/Verdi, a full-service advertising […]

Nonprofit Job Search Tips

Dear Dr. Civitelli, I am interested in landing a job at a nonprofit and I am wondering if you can share any nonprofit job search tips with me. How do people find employment at a nonprofit organization? Signed, Nonprofit Job Seeker Dear Nonprofit Job Seeker, To answer your question, I asked Steven Atamian for some […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Rabia H. Mir

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Rabia H. Mir, a public health professional. Rabia, what college did you attend? The George Washington University, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, DC What year did you graduate from college? […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Victoria Whyte

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Victoria Whyte, a PR and social media professional. Victoria, what college did you attend? University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada What year did you graduate from college? 2010 Where did you […]

Job Search Secrets Of Successful Job Seekers

Some people seem to know job search secrets that enable them to land jobs even when the economy isn’t booming. I’ve watched job seeker behavior for 20+ years. Want to know what successful job seekers do well? Here’s a checklist: – Choose a focused career goal before you launch your job search. Trying to implement a […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Stephanie Cobian

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Stephanie Cobian, a television professional. Stephanie, what college did you attend? California State University of Northridge, Northridge, CA What year did you graduate from college? . 2008 with a Bachelor’s degree in […]

College Internship To Full-Time Job Success Story: Julia Dalton

This success story is part of a series profiling people who leveraged their college internship experience into a full-time job. This interview features Julia Dalton, a product development and marketing professional. Julia, what college did you attend? Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO What year did you graduate from college? 2005 Where did you complete […]