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How to Answer Inherently Negative Interview Questions interview tips interviewing job interview tips Apr 12, 2024

Nasty, mean, awful, EVIL interview questions! How in the world are you supposed to answer them? What are employers really looking for? Is it to make you suffer, or are they hoping to see how well you handle challenging questions?

 

While some employers are probably a little bit sadistic,...

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7 More Snarky Answers to Common Interview Questions interview tips interviewing job interview tips Mar 18, 2024

In September 2023, we published our first list of Snarky Answers to Interview Questions https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/snarky-answers-6-common-interview-questions-donna-shannon-1c. Since then, employers have continued to ask foolish questions that scream for your best sarcastic answer.

While...

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7 Ways to Improve Your Job Search job hunting job search job search advice job search tips Feb 21, 2024

Contributed by Tessa Barlow

In the dynamic landscape of today's job market, embarking on a job search can be both exciting and challenging. Whether you're a recent graduate, a seasoned professional looking for a change, or someone re-entering the workforce, evaluating your job search strategy is...

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Announcing our new private service resumes Feb 12, 2024

As the world of private service and luxury lifestyle management has continued to evolve, so have our resume offerings.

Specifically, we have developed two new packages to cater to every experience level in the service structure:

Entry-Level Private Service Resumes

Designed for Household Managers,...

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6 Easy Ways to Tweak Your Resume resume writing Feb 07, 2024

In today’s AI-driven world, tweaking your resume for different positions is essential.

HR departments rely upon the keywords within their job postings and descriptions to screen candidates. This is especially true for large companies, technical roles, or in-demand industries. Similarly,...

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Celebrating 20 years of service Jan 31, 2024

Today marks 20 years in the career coaching space!

 

Back in 2004, my entry into the career coaching world was pretty modest. I created a 3-hour workshop for job seekers to teach them proper job-hunting skills based on my experience in HR and recruitment.

 

Honestly, I was tired of...

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Staff Spotlight: 5 Quirks and Facts about Dia Kline about us Jan 16, 2024

We're thrilled to share five fascinating insights into the world of Dia Kline, a powerhouse in resume writing and job search coaching. From her background in the entertainment industry to her unique quirks, Dia brings a refreshing and entertaining approach to career transformation.

 

Dia's...

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Strategies to Master the Job Searching Game job hunting job search job search advice Jan 10, 2024

Embarking on a job search can often feel like navigating through uncharted waters—time-consuming, at times disheartening, and occasionally yielding minimal rewards. We've all been there, facing the challenges of finding the right opportunity in a competitive job market. Let's explore the...

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'Rage Applying' and Navigating Job Searches Wisely Dec 21, 2023

From the original article, The Hidden Dangers of 'Rage Applying' and How to Spot the Warning Signs, According to a Veteran Career Coach.

 

In today's competitive job market, the phenomenon of "rage applying" has gained traction, particularly among dissatisfied employees seeking better...

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5 Facts and Quirks about Donna Shannon about us Dec 20, 2023

While most people aren’t thrilled about their birthday as the years tick by, Donna’s plight as a December birthday goes beyond the norm. After all, who has time to celebrate a birthday right before Christmas? Well, Donna, we do!

 To celebrate our fearless leader, check out these...

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'Tis the Season for Networking job hunting job search job search advice Dec 12, 2023

Contributed by Tessa Barlow, Staff Writer.

As the holiday season wraps us in its warm embrace, it's not just the time for festive decorations and cozy gatherings; it's also the perfect season to unwrap new opportunities for your career. The secret sauce to turbocharge your job search lies in the...

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Donna Shannon earns the Master Career Director (MCD) certification Nov 30, 2023

We are proud to announce that Donna Shannon has earned their Master Career Director credential from Career Directors International!

 

This elite designation is reserved for the most experienced career coaches and resume writers who have repeatedly provided the vision, tools, motivation,...

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