Get a Raise!

Posted: November 6, 2011
Get a Raise!

Have you been working for many years in your current job? If you’ve given all your time and effort working for your present employer but your salary hasn’t kept pace with your responsibilities, you may need to ask for a pay raise. Asking for a pay raise can be daunting, but with enough planning and the right timing, you can successfully negotiate for a salary increase with your employer.

Need Career Directions? Get a Career Coach!

Posted: October 31, 2011
Need Career Directions? Get a Career Coach!

Numerous studies have confirmed that work pressure and occupational worries and insecurities are some of the leading causes of stress and unproductivity. The number of workers experiencing work stress has increased steadily for the past few decades. A survey examining 800,000 workers in over 300 companies in the United States found that an estimated 1 million workers are absent from work every day because of work stress.

Take Charge of Your Own Career Planning

Posted: September 25, 2011
Take Charge of Your Own Career Planning

It is very unlikely that you will have your dream career simply handed to you. Achieving your dream career will involve planning, patience and lots of hard work for most people, but the outcome makes it all worthwhile.

Is Passion All You Need in Making a Successful Career Change?

Posted: September 24, 2011
Is Passion All You Need in Making a Successful Career Change?

Have you heard the popular saying “Do what you love and the money will follow”? Do you believe that passion is all you need to make a successful career change? To be totally honest, I’ve not known a single person who’s been successful in his or her business who did not have passion for what they are doing. In the first place, why would you be doing something you don’t like? Why waste your time? Passion keeps you moving forward even through challenges. Passion motivates you to succeed against all odds.