Posts made in June, 2012

What not to wear on a job interview

I recently had the privilege of being interviewed by CBS MoneyWatch about what not to wear on a job interview. To read the full interview, please visit this link.

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Guest post: Grown-up Bullies are Found at the Workplace

What happens to bullies when they grow up? That was the question posed by Dr. Dan Olweus, an expert on bullying from the University of Bergen, who followed a small group of kids in Norway, from grade six to nine and later to age 24. He documented the connection between bullying and criminal activity later in life and showed that 60 percent of those who were bullied in grades six and/or nine had at least one criminal conviction by age 24. Another research study in England found that about one in every five boys who saw themselves as ‘somewhat of a bully’ at age 14, continued to report being a bully at age 32. The majority, 61 percent of the group, were considered...

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Secrets to Successful Job Hunting

One of my co-panelists from the Harrisburg University Social Media Summit interviewed me after the event and posted our conversation to her blog. You can read the full post about Secrets to Successful Job Hunting here.

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Social Media Summit

I had the great opportunity to speak at the Harrisburg University Social Media Summit on a panel about Social Networking and the Job Search. If you weren’t able to attend, but are interested in hearing the conversation, the video is available below:  

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