Yesterday I said that flexibility – being willing to shift your geographic location or, absent a job opportunity in your chosen field – being ready to pursue a new career path.

Today I want to add another ideal characteristic if you plan, or are forced, into today’s tough job market: 

Be patient. I know that is hard advice to take when you are worried about paying the essential bills and feeding your family but getting impatient will not change your search timeline.  What will accelerate your search is paying attention to the job search fundamentals.

If you feel impatient, visit my website,, and arrange a free call.  I will be happy to outline some basics steps you can take. I will answer your questions — no strings attached because I am here to help.