Category Archives: Career

5 Things to Consider When Furthering Your Education in a Job Search

5 Things to Consider When Furthering Your Education in a Job Search Two years ago, I received my MBA.  Since graduating with dual majors many years ago, I had planned to go back to school.  I thought about law school and … Continue reading

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Salary Negotiation Strategies for Working Moms and Stay-at-Home

By Rachelle Lappinen, reposted from Job-hunt.org Often the toughest part of re-entering the job market or changing jobs is the salary negotiation process. Is it a mistake to accept the first offer? Or, do you risk alienating your new employer … Continue reading

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Vision Boards – Finding your Career Direction and Bringing it all together

By Rachelle Lappinen Vision boards can be a great way to find direction in your job search. Whether you already know what you are looking for and just need clarification, or if you are unsure, vision boards can help bring … Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth Month – It takes a Village

Earth Month Clean up – sponsored by Viridian “The Earth does not belong to us: we belong to the Earth.” –  Marlee Matlin This is Earth month, and tomorrow will be Earth day. While I love the fact that many … Continue reading

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“In every job that must be done there is an element of fun”

Originally posted on The Princess and the Blog:
As Mary Poppins once said, “In every job that must be done there is an element of fun.” In the wonderful world of PR, it is easy to get lost in the…

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Read Dr. Seuss’s Book, “The Lorax”, to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday,n or Better Yet – Read it to a Child or Friend

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’s birthday, he would be 112 this year. While he is no longer with us, his legacy lives on in the pages of his books. A book that all parents might want to read to their … Continue reading

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Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Why you will not fail to have a great career… Developing your Career Development plan For many years, I only say myself doing the same thing. I had a good job, with good benefits, and two children and I found … Continue reading

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7 Ways to keep your New Year’s Resolutions – Staying in Integrity in Your Job Search

“Integrity means doing the right thing when no one is looking” – C.S. Lewis Every year I make various New Year’s resolutions, with very intention on eating less, exercising more, listening better, you name it. What I did not know … Continue reading

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Job Searching During the Holidays

Happy Holidays – Tis the season to share, so I am re-posting this: Dec. 17, 2014: Two weeks ago, I offered a workshop on Advanced LinkedIn to a local job seeking club. It was Dec. 2, and even with this … Continue reading

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Vision Boards – Finding your Career Direction and bringing it all together

Vision boards can be a great way to find direction in your job search. Whether you already know what you are looking for and just need clarification, or if you are unsure, vision boards can help bring it all together … Continue reading

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