Brush up your skills to re-enter the workforce

Brush up your skills to re-enter the workforce

Maybe your firstborn child came into the world. Perhaps you had to care for an aging parent. Or, quite possibly, you just packed it all up one day and decided to travel the world. Whatever the case, people leave the workforce every day for extended periods of time....
​3 soft skills you need for a STEM job

​3 soft skills you need for a STEM job

It’s no surprise that soft skills — like your ability to connect with colleagues on an interpersonal level — are important in nearly every industry. In the STEM field, these skills are often an afterthought for highly-technical jobs. Still, they are crucial to getting...
How to answer the most common job interview question

How to answer the most common job interview question

Question: How do I answer this interview question: “Tell me about yourself”? I struggle with that. How to answer the most common job interview question. #job interviewClick To Tweet Advice from Dana: I think you are in good company. Most people approach...
7 habits that will kill your next job interview

7 habits that will kill your next job interview

So many of my clients and readers say, “I aced the interview, but I don’t know why I didn’t get a call for the next round.” Well, I guess you didn’t ace the interview, did you? Sometimes you do well but they go with another candidate for...
The best questions to ask during a job interview

The best questions to ask during a job interview

I once wrote about questions that YOU ask during an interview that sabotage your chances of winning the job. The big mistakes include asking about pay, asking about training programs, asking questions that you can easily find on the Internet, and not coming prepared...