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Considering A Career Change? Six Important Issues to Consider

2 July, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
A surprising number of workers are pushing back on returning to the office. Some are prepared to quit long-term, well-paying positions to preserve that newfound life balance. Meanwhile, others are flirting with the idea of changing careers. Here are six points you should consider if you are entertaining a career change: Read more»

Invest In Your Career! It Will Pay Handsome Dividends

18 May, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
In 1970 FRAM oil filters introduced the slogan, “You can pay me now, or pay me later.” It was uttered by an actor made up to look like hardworking, grease-stained auto mechanic. As a career transition coach, I think of that great line when I take calls from people who suddenly and unexpectedly found themselves looking for a new job. Looking for a job is never much fun, but in this post-pandemic job market, with Read more»

Work-Life Balance: It’s Not That Complicated!

5 May, 2021 Posted by John G. Self
One of the job interview, questions we hear more frequently as recruiters attempt to tease from applicants the extent of their commitment to work goes something like this: Tell about how you manage your work-life balance? Or how do you define work-life balance? #worklifebalance #worklifeharmony #careeradvice Read more»