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5 Reasons to Re-evaluate Your Wardrobe When Making a Career Change After 50

If you’re over 50 and you’re having to make a career change, I guarantee that there are aspects of your personal image that may need a little tweeking. Clothing ruts are easy to fall into.  Unless you’re one of the few super-trend-conscious women obsessed with fashion and shopping you, like most of us, will eventually […]

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Myth of The Retirement Years

I follow John Tarnoff’s blog on Huffington Post.  As a Career Reinvention Consultant for the Boomer generation, he offers insightful essays on just about every aspect of the employment and work world as it relates to those of us over 50.  I just ran across his article from March 24, 2015 – Passion Without A […]

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Do You Have a Tribe?

There’s been a lot of talk in spiritual, motivational, and even advertising circles about our tribes – how to create and nurture them, the importance of them, their characteristics, and on and on. Whether referring to friends, fans, or customers, the term “tribe” has all the earmarks of soon becoming a buzz word. Which is […]

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What Should You Be Getting Paid?

Ever wonder whether you’re being paid more or less than you should?  Well here’s a fun and handy way of calculating a baseline for your appropriate salary: Calculating Your Salary Below is a way of determining your salary worth: – Begin by giving yourself $9.00 (minimum wage). – Add $1.00 if you are a high […]

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College Questions – the Answer to Updating Employment Interview Questions?

In one of my previous posts, Stupid Questions?!, I commented on a LinkedIn post that rather harshly maligned certain standard interview questions, labeling them “Stupid.”  There were many comments back and forth about the questions and the article.  However, the very best comes from something I saw posted today in The Daily Good. The article, […]

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