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Is a Career in Manufacturing Right For You?

The manufacturing world could hold many benefits for the right candidates. Indeed, that is why some people focus their efforts on that industry for their entire career. You don’t want to work as an unskilled employee in a factory. However, … Continue reading

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Missing HoHos Yet? How about the 18,000 Jobs that Went With Them?

The brand likely will be bought by another company now, I’m hoping they change and cheapen the formula to make them less desirable to me. Continue reading

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How Do You Start to Re-enter The Work World?

If you’re planning to leave the work world for any reason, Always Be Job Hunting by keeping current on who’s hiring, who’s expanding, etc., as I outline in my book, for the day when you do return. Continue reading

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How Do You Go Back to Work After a Major Health Problem?

A week was enough time to recover physically, my surgeon assured me. What about emotionally? That isn’t his department, it;s something I, or you, have to address after such a traumatic event. Continue reading

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Guest Post, Part II: What Does a Job Mean Today?

By the time I returned home late that night, my life and those of about 1,000 of my former colleagues had been dramatically altered. Our company had eliminated our jobs. Continue reading

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Guest Post: Welcome to Transition Nation or What Does Working Mean Today?

As a downsized executive who’s gone from a long-term corporate earner to a freelancer stringing contract jobs together into something resembling a livelihood, I made a sudden and stunning connection to these guys. Were these “networking” laborers really so different from myself…? Continue reading

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