When our minds and bodies experience stress, we can easily fall into a pattern of viewing our options as overly simplified “either-or” choices that are ultimately limiting and unsatisfying. You can tell that a choice is overly narrow if instead of feeling focused and relieved by deciding, you feel agitated, constricted, deprived, and/or unhappier.… Read more... “Move Beyond Either-Or Thinking”
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I asked executive recruiters and employers for their advice about how executives should job search during a pandemic.
I asked each of them…
- What should executive job seekers do to attract your attention when there are so many unemployed executives?
- Do you rule out job seekers who have been unemployed for a specific amount of time?
Today’s career change success story features Lindsay VanSomeren. Lindsay is a wildlife biologist who did a career pivot into freelance content writing. I think you’ll be inspired by her.
Lindsay, can you tell us about your earlier career and how you launched your new career focus?… Read more... “Career Change Success Story: From Wildlife Biologist to Content Writer”
COVID-19 is threatening our physical, emotional, and financial well-being. Here are resources to find help:
Affordable Therapy – Resources collected by Fast Company.
American Psychiatric Association – Resources for mental health.
Career Sherpa’s COVID-19 Influenced Resources Job Postings & Candidate Lists – Resources for anyone whose employment was affected by COVID-19.… Read more... “COVID-19 Series: Resources to Find Help”
Two things are certain during the fight against COVID-19: (1) Many people will want to know how to find a remote job, and (2) More employers will become accepting of remote employment.
During a pandemic like COVID-19, the more people who work from home, the slower the rate of infection.… Read more... “COVID-19 Series: How to Find a Remote Job”