Category Archive: Career

Jul
28

Career Reinvention in 4 Easy Steps!

Are you unhappy in your present career but unsure where to start in moving forward?  Today’s DJR guest Caroline Dowd-Higgins author of “This is Not The Career I Ordered: Empowering Strategies From Women Who Recharged, Reignited & Reinvented Their Careers” shared these 4 tips for your career re-invention! 1) Self Reflection – Take time to examine what you …

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Jul
01

Get Out Of Your Rut!

Have you ever felt like you hate your job?  Or your ready for a change of scenery?  Check out these quick tips from Tiffani Murray author of the “Stuck on Stupid” book series. 1)  Realize your stuck.  Then look for an exit plan.  That doesn’t necessarily mean quitting your job.  It  may just mean changing …

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Jun
18

4 Steps To Discovering Your Personal Brand Statement

What is your personal brand?  It’s your message statement.  Your elevator pitch.  The 10 or less words that describe who you are and what you bring to a company.  Career specialist Kimberly Schneiderman from NYC’s  City Career Services gives this advice for choosing your personal brand statement: 1) What’s your functional work title? 2) Write down …

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May
24

Tips From Motivational Speaker Mark Grimm

Former news anchor and current motivational speaker Mark Grimm recently told us more about the path he took to his dream job.  Here are Mark’s 4 tips for success: 1)  The summary on your resume should include what you’ve accomplished.  Make it clear why they should hire you and what you bring to the table.  …

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May
23

Résumé Makeover Tips

Career coach and  résumé expert Kim Marino has some awesome résumé tips designed to make you stand out in your job search.  Getting to the interview is the main purpose of your résumé.  How can you make it pop leaving the employer begging for more?   1) First Kim says search sites like indeed.com for keywords associated …

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Apr
04

How to Interview Your Interviewer

Many times we’re so concerned with getting across a great presentation to the person interviewing us we may forget to interview them.  Remember success depends on you finding a company that has the perfect work environment for you!  Career specialist Kimberly Schneiderman of City Career Services suggests these are 3 questions you must ask the …

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Dec
10

Surviving on a Teacher’s Salary – Is It Possible?

No doubt one of the most rewarding fulfilling jobs is being a teacher.  Unfortunately teachers are notoriously underpaid.  Is a career in teaching really worth it?  How can you survive on a teacher’s salary?  These questions and more will be answered on this week’s 30careers.com presents Dream Job Radio show by very special guest Danny Kofke. …

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Nov
20

Develop the Skills You Need!

Have you ever wondered how you can develop the skills you need for career success?  One suggestion by author and career development guru Kathryn Ullrich is to analyze the skill set of successful executives.  She also described a pyramid model of skills.  Learn more about Kathryn’s recommendations and view exclusive videos by visiting www.gettingtothetop.com

Oct
24

4 Great Part-Time Professions

Everywhere you look these days people are being sold on work from home scams.  In my opinion this is one of the worst scams out there because it targets people who need a job and thus can’t afford to lose money.  So… are there true part time or work from home professions that won’t leave …

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Oct
10

College Jobs

This week’s episode of Dream Job Radio featured an interesting Campus Connection segment on college jobs.  What is the best job for a college student?  It really depends on what goals you wish to achieve.  How much college assistance and financial aid will you be receiving for your university education?  If you’ll receive enough in …

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