March 19, 2009

Handling Job Search Rejection

Remaining positive after receiving a rejection notice can be tough. The key to handling rejection is in being prepared and not taking the notice personally. Successful […]
December 19, 2008

Happy Holidays from CareerShift

The following information hit home with me, so I am passing it on….. Happy Holidays from CareerShift. “For most college seniors returning home after final exams, […]
December 17, 2008

Back to Basic Networking Tips for Job Seekers

Research is telling us that over 85% of jobs landed are because of networking. Using CareerShift can open the world of networking up for any job […]
September 18, 2008

Emphasizing Skills and Experience to Address Employers’ Needs

We tell job seekers to have an elevator speech ready at all times. What about the professional in charge of helping the job seeker? Having information […]
August 12, 2008

Create an Effective and Memorable Elevator Speech

“You may never know what results come from your action. But if you do nothing, there will be no result.” – Mahatma Gandhi As the new […]
October 25, 2007

Networking Tips

Remember to look up all of your old employers and co-workers. Job seekers can get so caught up in looking for positions at new employers that […]
March 13, 2007


There’s a saying about successful Retail companies that goes “LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION”. Well, I’m going to propose a saying that pertains to successful job hunting, “NETWORKING, […]