'job search' tagged blog posts in SixFigureStart Career Coaching by Fortune 500 Recruiters

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Stretched Too Thin? 5 Strategies For Coping With Too Much Work

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
March 20 2014


This post originally appears in my Work In Progress blog for Forbes.com:

Having too much work has become the new normal. With the economy still volatile and employment opportunities still tight, the perfect environment exists for overwork. Employers keen on doing more with less keep resources lean and don’t give managers the budget to do otherwise. Employees nervous about dwindling options take on the extra responsibilities and don’t push back....

 
 
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Get A Fresh Start On Your Networking: 3 Things To Do Differently THIS Year

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
March 8 2014


Just like job search overall networking habits are a popular choice for New Year changes. If you want networking to work for you in terms of career advancement, job opportunities or other professional goal, then you need to manage your network with these goals in mind. Do you feel uncomfortable actually setting goals for your networking? Get over it. If you practiced these 3 limiting beliefs and behaviors last year,...

 
 
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How To Negotiate Salary – Fox Business

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
February 9 2014


I return to Fox Business Career Accelerator to share salary negotiation tips. Remember value over cost. Your compensation is not about cost to the company, but about the value you bring!

View the segment at http://www.sixfigurestart.com/salary-tip/how-to-negotiate-salary-fox-business/

Caroline Ceniza-Levine, career and business expert, author, speaker and co-founder of SixFigureStart®, specializes in extreme career change – from one career to a new one; from employee to entrepreneur; from manager to leader. She’s also a...

 
 
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Career Coaching Questions Answered On LinkedIn, Networking, and Research - Radio Show

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
February 3 2014


In this episode of the SixFigureStart Career Coaching Radio Show, I answered questions on cold calling via LinkedIn, connecting to senior people on LinkedIn, networking without asking for a job, networking if you're shy, and finding the decision-makers outside your current industry: http://www.sixfigurestart.com/blog-talk-radio-show/career-coaching-questions-answered-on-linkedin-networking-and-research/

How do you connect with someone on LinkedIn without any introduction? Most of the times people ignore my request for connections.

I sometimes receive LinkedIn invitations from people at very...

 
 
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How To Get A Job After Leaving The Workforce: 90-Second Video Blog

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
January 22 2014


The key is to use your most recent skills to promote yourself. In this 90-second video blog, I share job search tips for returning to the workforce after a long employment gap:

http://www.sixfigurestart.com/marketing-yourself/how-to-get-a-job-after-leaving-the-workforce-video-blog/

 

Caroline Ceniza-Levine, career and business expert, author, speaker and co-founder of SixFigureStart®, specializes in extreme career change – from one career to a new one; from employee to entrepreneur; from manager to leader. She’s also a stand-up comic,...

 
 
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Career Coaching Questions Answered On Job Search, Career Change, and More – Radio Show

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
November 15 2013


The latest episode of the SixFigureStart Career Coaching Radio Show covered questions on finding appropriate positions, transitioning from a military to civilian career, landing a brand-name employer, working with recruiters, and temp v. permanent employment skills:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/sixfigurestart/2013/11/08/november-show-your-career-questions-answered

Richard: My most pressing career question is finding appropriate positions and being contacted as a viable candidate

Cheddy: My major concern is being able to find a post-military career which enables me to use my effective leadership...

 
 
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Motivational Quotes As A Quick and Easy Job Interview Performance Fix – Forbes

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
September 24 2013


n my latest job search advice post for Forbes.com Work In Progress, I share how powerful motivational quotes can be to raise your performance at job interviews (and other high-stakes career events). I also share some of my favorite quotes:

Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.– Napoleon Bonaparte

When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven’t. ” Thomas Edison

We are...

 
 
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Close To A Job Offer? How To Blow It

Caroline Ceniza-Levine
September 17 2013


In my job search post for Purple Clover, I talk about how to blow an imminent job offer. Don’t take anything for granted, even if you’ve been on multiple rounds of interviews, even if they imply that a job offer is coming. It really isn’t over till it’s over. Here are 3 common reasons that an imminent offer falls through in the late stages of an interview process and...