Whether you’re settled into a comfortable, fitting career or whether you’re hunting wildly (as I am) for your dream job, you can learn a lot from Brazen Careerist, a social networking site that provides professionals an opportunity to connect with each other in a casual, fun environment. The site recognizes the importance of and establishes … Continue reading Connecting digitally on Brazen Careerist’s Network Roulette
Job interviews have always been especially challenging and nerve-racking, but video conferencing programs like Skype have added new obstacles to the mix. When you are asked to do a Skype interview, remember it won’t be too much different from an in-person interview. You still need to communicate your top skills and experiences by answering the … Continue reading Tips for a successful Skype job interview
When filling out professional profiles, like my oDesk profile, I always have trouble when it comes to the certifications part. I don’t have any “official” certifications and know little about getting them. Then today I came across a press release from the Word-of-Mouth Marketing Association that said they are offering an online certificate program. The … Continue reading Is being certified really worth it?