Hurry Up and Wait!

Hurry Up and Wait!

There’s a phrase I find relevant to the waiting process after submitting an application for a position:  “a watched pot never boils”. You’ve spent time scouring the online search engine postings and come across one that excites you enough to respond. You review the...
Location! Location! Location!

Location! Location! Location!

Having relocated a number of times to different states, one of the questions I frequently get asked is: “Do you have a job lined up”? In the administrative arena, and probably for most professions, younger individuals and independent contractors, the...
What’s it Worth to You?

What’s it Worth to You?

One of the ironic rules of etiquette when it comes to the interview process is the discussion of the salary requirements. It’s a question I actually DREAD being confronted with.  We all want to know what the salary is for any given prospect, but we’re not...
Color Me Calm

Color Me Calm

The benefits of investing in an adult coloring book has been no stranger to recent news.  If you’re a stress puppy, anxious, depressed, need another way to unwind besides yoga, exercise, chamomile tea or a power nap, try coloring!  It’s a wonderful anxiety...