Getting Something Done – How to Schedule your time during a job search

Getting Something Done – How to Schedule your time during a job search

You work hard eight to ten hours a day, check your email regularly all hours of the day and night, take calls on vacation, and work through lunch. Suddenly you are out of work and have to find another job. You have nothing but time. You clean the garage and all the closets. You finish […]

What does a Job Search Marketing Plan Look Like?

Here at The Interview Doctor, we put our philosophy into writing in our series of books called, The Job Seeker Manifesto. These books, The Job Search Marketing Plan and Resumes 3.0 outline an approach to job search that really works. The most frequent question we get about The Job Search Marketing Plan is, “What should […]

How to Keep your Focus in a Job Search

How to Keep your Focus in a Job Search

Ever get so mad or frustrated that you can’t see straight? I feel that way right now. I had an interaction with a job seeker who refuses to adjust his foolish practices. What are we to do with this kind of anger? It gets in the way that is for sure. It is a bad […]

Niches are Riches

Niches are Riches

A couple of interesting streams of thought crashed together loudly recently. I had a coaching client could not identify his target company. His job search marketing plan until this point consisted exclusively of responding to job ads. Needless to say, not much was happening. At the same time I participated in a MOOC (Massive Open […]

Everyone Loves a Contest just like Everyone Loves a Great Blog!

Everyone Loves a Contest just like Everyone Loves a Great Blog!

A BLOG is a way to share ideas that generate excitement or enhance your world. A CONTEST is a way to generate excitement, the chance to get something special you did not have before. What do these two seemingly separate concepts have in common? Sharing and excitement, contagious excitement that you just want to share […]