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Job Hunting Tips: Getting a degree or certificate??? HELP!!!, barry saunders, human resource management
barry saunders, human resource management, college accreditation: Dear Kevin: Provided the colleges have accreditation through one of the accepted agencies: http://www.distance-learning-college-guide.com/college-accreditation.html A college degree is a college degree. Most employers will not even ask for grade...

Job Hunting Tips: desparately seeking a job, chronic facial pain, google search
chronic facial pain, google search, work at home ideas: A great resource for finding work at home jobs is the WAHM forum, which you can find at www.wahm.com. They post job listings every few days. Also check their forums for work at home ideas. I also think it would be a good idea for you to contact your state...

Job Hunting Tips: dilemma, honesty integrity, career selection
honesty integrity, career selection, productive member: Mark, Right off the bat, let’s accentuate the positives because your resume has been seen by employers who are interested in meeting with you. So don’t get caught up with what has taken place over the past 6 months. Many people stay in a job & are...

Job Hunting Tips: My dilemma, human resource professional, part time job
human resource professional, part time job, career stage: Dear Shannon: The employment gap at your career stage is not important. For a part time position it should not come up in an interview. If it does say you just took some time off from your studies, which is normal. You don t address the fact that...

Job Hunting Tips: On disabilty need part-time job, medical billing companies, legitimate work at home job
medical billing companies, legitimate work at home job, inbound call center: Rule number one when looking at online jobs is that you should never, never, never pay a fee for a work at home job. Are there any medical billing companies in your area? If so, call and ask if they hire people for work at home positions. Work At Home Moms...

Job Hunting Tips: don't know what to do, hidden job market, inquiry letters
hidden job market, inquiry letters, resume building: Ja, Have you tried utilizing your college s career center for help in your job search? If not, you should. They have lots of resources available and can also help with job leads. You say that you are shy and that you don t have any contacts to help...

Job Hunting Tips: i dont no where to start, modeling scams, americas next top model
modeling scams, americas next top model, becoming a model: Latoya, I am sending you a link that should answer all your questions about becoming a model. The one important thing to remember is to be careful of modeling scams from people who only are trying to get money from you and will not follow through with modeling...

Job Hunting Tips: i have a dream, pharmasutical companies, barry saunders
pharmasutical companies, barry saunders, google: Dear Andy: First get a resume prepared by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com Yes for the most part drug companies have steady good paying positions with very few lay offs. You get a job by mailing your resume...

Job Hunting Tips: i have a dream, job search engines, college career services
job search engines, college career services, pharmasutical companies: Andy, I don t know about the downsizing issue but the field is projected to continue to grow through 2014 and the earnings are substantial with the median earnings at around $75,000 a year. There are several different options that you can use to find a...

Job Hunting Tips: Education, But No Experience, barry saunders, entry level positions
barry saunders, entry level positions, entry level position: Dear Ms. Johnson: Ok, so you need to look for an entry level position. That s normally where you start in the job market. Go to www.monster.com They have an extensive entry level section. Depending on where you live check the local newspaper ads...

Job Hunting Tips: Electronic Job Hunting, professional resume writer, employment development department
professional resume writer, employment development department, networking check: Hi Mike, There are a number of problems here. First and foremost is that merely sending out resumes in this kind of job market will not work. The average hit rate on even the best of resumes is between 2 and 4%. This is a numbers game! Instead of sending...

Job Hunting Tips: Email, Snail Mail, or other, resume cover letter, barry saunders
resume cover letter, barry saunders, snail mail: 1. Have a resume & cover letter produced by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com 2. Call the company and ask who I should mail the resume to. Then snail mail it in. The best way: Mail it to the hiring authority....

Job Hunting Tips: Last Employer, interview coach, preparing for interviews
interview coach, preparing for interviews, root problem: Joan, Thank you for asking. There are more than a few issues here. Let me try to give you some advise and options: 1. She does not have to have an employer or supervisor to verify employment. Simply a friend, co-worker, acquaintance, etc. who worked...

Job Hunting Tips: Employment History, drug abuser, ugly truth
drug abuser, ugly truth, mental abuse: Dear Jennifer: If the resume is prepared correctly then the question should not come up. You can adjust dates somewhat on a resume or could write it functionally not chronologically. A functional resume is formatted on the jobs you had and skills you...

Job Hunting Tips: Employment in New Orleans, new orleans newspapers, letter in the mail
new orleans newspapers, letter in the mail, barry saunders: Dear Marylou: Ok, employment in New Orleans is still a hard preposition. A lot of businesses have not fully recovered from Katrina, some will never come back. Have a resume produced by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com...

Job Hunting Tips: Employment, finding a new job, couson
finding a new job, couson, jesus christ of latter day: Michele I am also HH. I know it can be frustrating some times. But you must not let it hinder your courage to go out finding a new job. There are some things I would suggest. 1. Look on my web page www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs On that web page are...

Job Hunting Tips: No Experience, high school diploma, part time jobs
high school diploma, part time jobs, barry saunders: Dear Laura: You really need a part time job as you are in school. How about fast food resturants. They hire school students. Try WalMart they have part time jobs. As you are now 18 some resturants will also hire you as a waitress (can serve booze). ...

Job Hunting Tips: Explaining why you're looking for a job-when you're employed, resume writing company, resume cover letters
resume writing company, resume cover letters, mr saunders: Dear John: Ok, don t worry about problems before they exist. Do the resume in a way that doesn t highlight the problem, i.e. 2004 rather that May - July 2004. Don t address it at all anywhere. Let a potential employer ask the question first. When asked...

Job Hunting Tips: how to earn, seattle wa usa, mba student
seattle wa usa, mba student, page www: I am sorry that I can not be of help to you. I only post jobs for deaf people in the USA on my web page www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs I hope you will be able to find work. You have put a lot of effort into getting a wonderful educaton. Good luck and sorry...

Job Hunting Tips: education, career service office, skill headings
career service office, skill headings, examples of resumes: Demetrius, What you would do in this situation would be a skills resume. You would focus on the skills that you learned in your classes and would put them on your resume on skill headings. Use headings that will show what skills you have acquired. Also,...

Job Hunting Tips: employment, national film society, job search engines
national film society, job search engines, allsearchengines: Philip, In considering jobs in the entertainment field try taking a look at the the website www.entertainmentcareers.net. It lists jobs in the entertainment industry by job title and location. There are many jobs on there for you to take a look at. Read...

Job Hunting Tips: us employment for canadians, work visa, immigration laws
work visa, immigration laws, green cards: Leslie, One way would be to send out your resume to American companies or contact companies you would be interested in working for directly. If they are interested in hiring you they could sponsor you for a work visa. If you could afford to come to the states(you...

Job Hunting Tips: us employment for canadians, barry saunders, professional entry
barry saunders, professional entry, itt: Dear Leslie: Find a company that would like to hire you and they will sponsr you. Get a professional entry level resume prepared. There are several companies listed at: www.resumestore.com Then forwarded them to organizations that have positions...

Job Hunting Tips: employment, hi thanx, corporate atmosphere
hi thanx, corporate atmosphere, character personality: Dear Steve: Let s face it Bill Gates had decided for us all that IT/Computers is where you find the money. So, IT sales is where you want to head. You are in NYC so there is no problem finding corporations that do just that. Probably one on every...

Job Hunting Tips: what excuse should I make, why did you leave your last job, old job
why did you leave your last job, old job, new job: Don t make any excuse.... They are almost certainly going to call the old job for a reference so you would be better to be up front with them and tell them that you felt like you wanted to look for a better opportunity. DO NOT TELL THEM YOU HATED THE JOB....

Job Hunting Tips: what excuse should I make, why did you leave your last job, working in the environment
why did you leave your last job, working in the environment, career choices: John, I learned a long time ago that if you always tell the truth you don’t have to remember what you said. Your situation is not unique. Sometimes people & companies just don’t match up well for various reasons. There’s nothing wrong with that as long...

Job Hunting Tips: Find Job, lucknow university, part time job
lucknow university, part time job, high paying job: I normally only answer questions for deaf people. It does not sound like you are deaf. I have a web page for deaf jobs that you might want to look at anyway. www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs On that page is a reference to the LDS Career centers. You might want...

Job Hunting Tips: Find Jobs, job search engines, cooperative education programs
job search engines, cooperative education programs, high school counselor: Cliff, Here are some of the suggestions I give to high school students when they come to me asking about jobs: 1. Restaurants - apply for as many positions as possible and ask about staffing, inventory,hours, etc. Look at fast food, family dining, whatever...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding a job after termination, barry saunders, salary increase
barry saunders, salary increase, finding a job: Dear Julie: There is really no way around the issue, what has happened is done. So, march on. Most employeers will not press the issue of references from prior positions, they will ask for references, you must have other good references, so give them...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding a job w/a felony record., medical transcriptions, felony record
medical transcriptions, felony record, pounding the pavement: Hi Brian, The future is not as bleak as it may currently seem. No one is infallible & we’ve all made mistakes. One of the keys to your job search will be finding a person or company that is willing to give you a 2nd chance. Your sincerity & honesty will...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding job, magna cum laude, museum positions
magna cum laude, museum positions, finding job: Dear Brian: Get your teaching certifications for Mass. There are plenty of openings for teachers. Takes about 2 years. Go back and get a Masters Degree and a Ph.D. and go teach college. Takes 3 years Look into Museum positions. Apply to teach...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding meaningfull job, career counciling, resume objectives
career counciling, resume objectives, educational advice: rewards committed and hardworking workers and help others to become like that with education, counceling, rather then firing them or scaring with firing ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ That line right there in your resume will keep you from...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding meaningfull job, career counciling, resume objectives
career counciling, resume objectives, educational advice: I wouldn t put those objectives on your resume. A resume is the document that gives an employer information about your skills and abilities and your former and recent employment. While your objectives are good ones I think that they would be more appropriately...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding a placement?, yorku ca, internships in canada
yorku ca, internships in canada, intern canada: Jasmine, In the emails that you are sending out to companies, are you sending them to a specific person or just to whom it may concern ? One problem may be that your emails aren t getting to the proper person. Also, you need to make sure that the email...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding the right job, finding the right job, barry saunders
finding the right job, barry saunders, dear sam: Dear Sam: Check the Internet for SanFran Travel Agencies and do a little research on the company background. If they are a public company (stock market) then they are probably what you are looking for. Also, check what they offer in the way of travel plans,...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding the right job, finding the right job, san francisco business times
finding the right job, san francisco business times, san francisco business: Sam, The best way that I can think of for you to find the biggest agencies is to check out the San Francisco Business Times Book of Lists. This will give you the top agencies based on revenues. You can find the publication in your local library or you can...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding the right job, cordell vail, finding the right job
cordell vail, finding the right job, seattle wa: I was a travel agent once my self but do not feel qualified to answer this question for you. I would recommend that you go to one of the schools where they train travel agents and just ask their advice. You would not have to actually attend the school just...

Job Hunting Tips: Finding the right job, finding the right job, punctuation errors
finding the right job, punctuation errors, preliminary research: Sam, Before I provide you some information, I’ll provide you some advice first. Before you send a note to anyone, utilize spell check. Your brief note to me had a least 3 spelling mistakes as well punctuation errors. No employer would consider a candidate...

Job Hunting Tips: First Interview, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, interview john: Melissa, You need to call to confirm the interview date and time. This would be done as I said. Call, identify yourself, and simply request that you confirm the date and time of the interview. John Donovan, CRW, CERW Career Resume Service www.crsresume.com...

Job Hunting Tips: First Job, piano music store, piano store
piano music store, piano store, high school students: Mark, Your question reminds me of a book, Do What You Love, The Money Will Follow . That is a very good goal to strive for, but you need to know exactly how to get paid for doing what you love. This may sound like a bold statement, but I can tell you...

Job Hunting Tips: Follow up letters, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, follow up letter: Bradley, Thank you for asking. Generally, you wait about a week. If you have not heard from the employer by then you can send a follow up letter. The content would be a short and simple letter stating your continued interest in the position and to hit...

Job Hunting Tips: Follow up, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, interviewer: Michelle, Thank you for asking. The best way is to send a Thank You letter to the interviewer about the interview that reiterates your key points, strengths, and/or qualifications that you want to stress. You can call, but instead of calling the interviewer...

Job Hunting Tips: Former employer..., september 11 attacks, professional resume
september 11 attacks, professional resume, employment verification: Dear Dave: How much money do you have? They are a car dealership with resources, you are unemployed. Guess who can win a law suit easier? If possible explain to the potential employer the problem. Another solution is to omit this former job from...

Job Hunting Tips: Free site question, free job search, free web sites
free job search, free web sites, hospitality industry: Rina, Why don t you do a search through one of the engines like google and yahoo to find free sites to post on. Also, try these job search sites: monster.com; careerbuilder.com; hotjobs.com; snagajob.com; jobweb.com; free-job-search-engine.com (just to...

Job Hunting Tips: Free site question, free web sites, hospitality industry
free web sites, hospitality industry, job postings: I am not sure about which ones require fees these days. Most of the job posting sites that use to offer employeers free listings charge now. Best I can suggest is that you do a internet search for free job posting see what that brings up. Barr...

Job Hunting Tips: Applying for a job with a felony conviction, robert half international, felony
Job Hunting Tips: Applying for a job with a felony conviction, robert half international, felony

Job Hunting Tips: Auto Mechanic Career Change, package delivery company, fleet work
Job Hunting Tips: Auto Mechanic Career Change, package delivery company, fleet work, fortune 500

Job Hunting Tips: On disabilty need part-time job, work from home jobs, better business bureau
Job Hunting Tips: On disabilty need part-time job, work from home jobs, better business bureau, gas money

Job Hunting Tips: Finding a job w/a felony record., felon, felonies
Job Hunting Tips: Finding a job w/a felony record., felon, felonies, second chance

Job Hunting Tips: fake job listings, board postings, fake job
Job Hunting Tips: fake job listings, board postings, fake job, skill assessments

Job Hunting Tips: I have two felonies and need a job., backgroung, felonies
Job Hunting Tips: I have two felonies and need a job., backgroung, felonies, big time

Job Hunting Tips: felony description, bs ba, possession of narcotics
Job Hunting Tips: felony description, bs ba, possession of narcotics, decent job

Job Hunting Tips: Jobs for mentally handicapped, vocational rehabilitation programs, honest question
Job Hunting Tips: Jobs for mentally handicapped, vocational rehabilitation programs, honest question, goodwill

Job Hunting Tips: jobs-internet, leading online marketplace, need money
Job Hunting Tips: jobs-internet, leading online marketplace, need money, elance

Job Hunting Tips: moving out of state, paycheck to paycheck, living paycheck to paycheck
Job Hunting Tips: moving out of state, paycheck to paycheck, living paycheck to paycheck, sunny state

Job Hunting Tips: i need a job, meeting job, job club
Job Hunting Tips: i need a job, meeting job, job club

Job Hunting Tips: need a job badly have a felony record, felons, goverment
Job Hunting Tips: need a job badly have a felony record, felons, goverment, single one

Job Hunting Tips: ONLINE JOBS, marketing, money
Job Hunting Tips: ONLINE JOBS, marketing, money

Job Hunting Tips: online jobs, freelance gigs, leading online marketplace
Job Hunting Tips: online jobs, freelance gigs, leading online marketplace, legal programming

Job Hunting Tips: Reasons for leaving a job, purpose of a resume, binding document
Job Hunting Tips: Reasons for leaving a job, purpose of a resume, binding document, job application

Job Hunting Tips: References, no hard feelings, integrity issues
Job Hunting Tips: References, no hard feelings, integrity issues, letter of reference

Job Hunting Tips: Resume vs. Background Check Form, background checks, mysterious ways
Job Hunting Tips: Resume vs. Background Check Form, background checks, mysterious ways, mother teresa

Job Hunting Tips: Summer Job for Universty Student, marine conservation, summer jobs
Job Hunting Tips: Summer Job for Universty Student, marine conservation, summer jobs, internship

Job Hunting Tips: speech impairment, speech impairment, phone call
Job Hunting Tips: speech impairment, speech impairment, phone call

Job Hunting Tips: can't find job due to inability to talk, occupational outlook handbook, us dept of labor
Job Hunting Tips: can't find job due to inability to talk, occupational outlook handbook, us dept of labor, two choices

Job Hunting Tips: Waiting to hear back, george steinbrenner, scottish proverb
Job Hunting Tips: Waiting to hear back, george steinbrenner, scottish proverb, metropolitan museum of art

Job Hunting Tips: fake job listings, work at home scams, job placement agencies
work at home scams, job placement agencies, ill parents: Charli, Yes, unfortunately this happens alot. There are companies out there that run ads in the newspaper for jobs that don t exist yet or for jobs that they know who they are going to hire from within but need to have a pool of applicants to show that...

Job Hunting Tips: I have two felonies and need a job., felony conviction, thomas edison
felony conviction, thomas edison, winston churchill: Miesha, Likely the most famous speech that Winston Churchill ever gave was to a group of grade school children. He did not have much time but agreed to stop at the school and talk to the kids (you can look this up on the Internet if you want the name of...

Job Hunting Tips: felony conviction , probation, felony conviction, felonys
felony conviction, felonys, unemployment office: Paul, It is best to be honest on the application since the employer will be doing a background check anyway and will find out about your past. If you don t put it down and you sign the application this would lead to problems. There is a book out there...

Job Hunting Tips: felony description, barry saunders, money wages
barry saunders, money wages, employment applications: Dear Casey: Don t put it in a resume. Only bring it up if asked. Some employment applications and other forms will have a section on the subject. Then, state exactly what your were charged with and when. Do not lie, it is a felony to make false statements...

Job Hunting Tips: Here are a few seggestions for you, jesus christ of latter day saints, aptitude tests
jesus christ of latter day saints, aptitude tests, aptitude test: The best place to get aptitude tests is at a school like a community college. I am not aware of any place you can just go take them. But there is one place that I know of that does something like that which would really help you. If you will go to my web...

Job Hunting Tips: filling an application, human resources department, employment application
human resources department, employment application, good luck: Kimberly, If the company has an on-line employment application you can fill it out over the internet. Some do, some don t. You can also send a resume to a company via email. If there is a company you are interested in applying to, check to see if they have...

Job Hunting Tips: filling out applications, part time job, filling out applications
part time job, filling out applications, niehaus: Brenda, You are absolutely right about not saying anything negative about a past employer however, if you don t answer the question they might think that you are avoiding or hiding something. It is best to answer it and keep the answer short and positive....

Job Hunting Tips: fillingout an application for wal-mart, work salary, social security number
work salary, social security number, diploma degree: Michael, You can pick up a job application at your nearest WalMart or you can wait until the new WalMart advertises for people to work there. They will probably advertise in the local paper or you may be able to find out when they will be hiring from another...

Job Hunting Tips: find me a job, state employment office, future crimes
state employment office, future crimes, bachelors degree: Dear Erica: Go to your state employment office/commission. Most have contacts with employers that are willing to consider individuals with a criminal record. Get you a resume prepared by a professional company. I would recommend: www.resumestore.com...

Job Hunting Tips: i cannot find a job, cordell vail, jesus christ of latter day saints
cordell vail, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints: All of the jobs that I know of are listed on my web page at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs I normally only help hearing impaired people find jobs. If you will go to that web page and look for the link to the LDS Church Career Center then follow those instructions...

Job Hunting Tips: finding job history, socialsecurity gov online ssa, socialsecurity gov online
socialsecurity gov online ssa, socialsecurity gov online, human resources offices: Walter, The easiest thing for you to do is to go to http://www.socialsecurity.gov/online/ssa-7050.pdf. This is where you will find a Form SSA-7050-F4 form which will fill out and submit to give you a detailed statement of your employment history. This too...

Job Hunting Tips: finding past employment /employer, hiring company, postion
hiring company, postion, work history: Shantavia, Do you not have a resume with that information or tax information if you live in the United States? I m not aware of any website that lists where you ve worked in the past. I would document the name of the company & at least the city & the...

Job Hunting Tips: fired, mental health agency, new boss
mental health agency, new boss, hr dept: I can t tell you what to state as a reason for leaving. When it comes to job apps, there is no such thing as reasonably believable - particularly with something as easily verifiable as being fired. You always need to be truthful on applications, because...

Job Hunting Tips: first job resume, school guidance counselor, high school guidance counselor
school guidance counselor, high school guidance counselor, mowing lawns: Jeff, Your resume should highlight what skills and strengths you have to offer to potential employers. If you have any volunteer experience include that along with the clubs and organizations that you belong to. Since you don t have any previous experience...

Job Hunting Tips: General Job search questions, cell phone bills, radio clips
cell phone bills, radio clips, first call center: Ryan, It sounds like although your experience is scattered you have some very good skills that could be transferable to many different types of positions. A good way to gain focus with your resume and to highlight what you can do is to create a functional...

Job Hunting Tips: Graduation completed/Job Market Enterance, computer information system, entry level positions
computer information system, entry level positions, lehman brothers: Dear Michael: Must be baby time in America. This is the second question this week with mothers to be involved. There are sufficient entry-level positions available in the IT world. Eventually she will land a job. It takes time but with a moderate amount...

Job Hunting Tips: is this a good home base work, medical transcription course, better business bureau
medical transcription course, better business bureau, neighborhood paper: Dear Mary, I couldn’t find any particular information on this company but I would warn you to be very careful with these “work from home” promises to make it rich. Never ever send any money to pay for what these companies call “starter kits” because most...

Job Hunting Tips: too good to be true?, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, mystery shoppers: Chris, Yes, I am afraid so. I looked under mystery shoppers on the net and there are a lot of companies out there. Do some research. See what other companies are doing. Also, contact this company and ask for SPECIFIC references. And check them. If they...

Job Hunting Tips: H1B Question dated 3/12/2004, immigration and naturalization service, immigration and naturalization
immigration and naturalization service, immigration and naturalization, immigration lawyer: I see our Immigration and Naturalization Service has lowered its standards. Next time I am at the airport I will look for the resume police. Too bad an American could not have gotten the job. The British are still under fed, under housed, under clothed, and...

Job Hunting Tips: HELP!!!!, dear ryan, professional resume
dear ryan, professional resume, deep in my heart: Dear Ryan: First, have a professional resume done by a professional company. I would recommend: www.resumestore.com Yes, you are hirable in many jobs, you just need to get your stuff in front of the right people. Take the new resume and find 100...

Job Hunting Tips: HELP FINDING ASSITANCE FOR HEARING IMPAIRED JOB SEEKER, deafjobs, electronic medical billing
deafjobs, electronic medical billing, conceling: Craig, I sent you an answer but now EXPERTS is saying I did not answer the question. Did you get the answer I sent to you? Did you find the LDS Employment center? Cordell Vail deafjobs@yahoo.com www.cordellvail.com www.vcaa.com/deafnews/job...

Job Hunting Tips: HELP PLEASE, sears automotive, supervisor position
sears automotive, supervisor position, skilled trades: Brittany, I would suggest that your husband speak to someone who is installing alarm systems and stereos in cars now and find out exactly what skills he would need to get into the job. If he has the time, he can just set up an informational interview with...

Job Hunting Tips: HELP ME!, youth employment services, employment development department
youth employment services, employment development department, christmas season: If you aren t particular, I would suggest you go to a big mall and just go from one store to another and ask Do you need any extra help during the Christmas Season? You can also ask if your city has any youth employment services. Check with the Employment...

Job Hunting Tips: Hearing Impaired., seattle wa usa, hearing impaired children
seattle wa usa, hearing impaired children, deaf children: Marian, You speak wonderful English. You must have attended University. That is the first thing that you can do to help your children is help them learn to read and write English just as well as you. That will help them get a job more than about anything...

Job Hunting Tips: Hearing impaired positions in KY, congential, hearing aids
congential, hearing aids, seattle wa: Jerry, I have the exact same problem. It is something that is not easy to get others to undersand our need to lip read and not be able to get everything that is said, especially in business meetings. I post all the jobs I know about by state on my deafjobs...

Job Hunting Tips: Hello, I'm not sure if..., dietary aide, office jobs
dietary aide, office jobs, convenient store: Everything you are doing so far is good. Don t be disappointed yet, the psychiatrist may still contact you. He will be going through all the resumes he has received and that takes some time and then he will have to coordinate and set up interviews. Do not...

Job Hunting Tips: Hello, I'm not sure if..., dietary aide, office jobs
dietary aide, office jobs, convenient store: Ashley, Please do not apologize. The more you tell me about your situation, the more I will be able to give some advice. My job finding methods are unconventional. I always recommend that a job search rely primarily on personal relationships and only...

Job Hunting Tips: Help!!!!, deep in my heart, dead end job
deep in my heart, dead end job, lateness: Hi Ryan, First, let me apologize for the lateness of my response. I had a medical emergency & have just arrived home this morning. OK, so you have a job you hate in a company you hate. So, the obvious solution is to leave for a better place. Life is...

Job Hunting Tips: Help with career change, school basketball team, career service office
school basketball team, career service office, middle school basketball: Mike, A few certifications that would be helpful to you in seeking positions in recreation would include: first aid, cpr, lifeguard. You might want to consider a coaching certificate if you want to work with athletic programs. In researching a government...

Job Hunting Tips: Help me find something new, media tv radio, aptitude tests
media tv radio, aptitude tests, copier sales: I take it from your response that you are in inside sales. Have you thought about trying to transfer your sales skills to an outside sales position? Examples of outside sales positions include: media (tv, radio, newspaper), business-to-business telcom or...

Job Hunting Tips: Help for keeping motivated when job search is taking longer than thought., california dept of corrections, barry saunders
california dept of corrections, barry saunders, karen state: Dear Karen: State, Government, and Railroad jobs are the most difficult to get. It takes time, patients, and luck. My advise is to seek employment elsewhere. Do an indepth study of what is available locally. What companies are hiring? Get a decent resume...

Job Hunting Tips: Help, vocational skill, career class
vocational skill, career class, cigarette smoke: I teach a 2 day career class and we spend about 3 or 4 hours just on the interview. I have the class pair up, interview each other and then after my interview lecture, they do it again. The improvement is quite noticible. Understand two things about...

Job Hunting Tips: Hi, my name is Scott and to..., liberal arts schools, barry saunders
liberal arts schools, barry saunders, going to paris: Dear Scott: You want to go to the Sorbonne? Good luck. Drop out and failing rates are some of the worse in the world. USC is a well known major University. Undergraduate degrees are just that undergraduate. Save your parents some money go to USC....

Job Hunting Tips: Hi, my name is Scott and to..., liberal arts schools, going to paris
liberal arts schools, going to paris, co ops: Scott, Where you decide to go to college is certainly important but also just as important is what you do while you are attending the university of your choice. To be competitive and to obtain a great job when you graduate you need to work hard and get...

Job Hunting Tips: Hi. Question if i'm headed in the right direction with my computer technology courses., computer technology courses, computer electronics technology
computer technology courses, computer electronics technology, barry saunders: Dear Scott: On the right track. Lot s of people around that can program computers not many that can fix them. Depending on your area you should do well. Consider eventually opening up your own business. You would be surprised the business you could do....

Job Hunting Tips: Hob Hunting While Employed and Relocation, worst case scenario, deaf person
worst case scenario, deaf person, temp agency: Natalia, I could not tell from your letter if you are a deaf person or not. I normally only help deaf people find jobs. But here what I would say for you anyway if it will help you. 1. When you prepare a resume you do not need to list your current...

Job Hunting Tips: HoH with a cover letter question, asap thanks, getting a job
asap thanks, getting a job, hindrance: Janness, This is a little outside of my area of expertise but I can at least tell you what I think as someone who might employ you. 1. If you have told them you are HoH (and you should... that is good) then they already know that they can not call...

Job Hunting Tips: getting into HR field, barry saunders, entry level resume
barry saunders, entry level resume, internet hope: Dear Heather: Sure, first get an entry level resume and appropriate cover letter produced by a professional firm. Then mail it to organizations seeking entry level HR people. You need to find the hiring authority for these companies. Ue the Internet for...

Job Hunting Tips: Hy, my name is Damjan, i..., cruise ship employment, wine stewards
cruise ship employment, wine stewards, cabin steward: Damjan, Hi, there are many different types of jobs that one can do working for a cruise line. From what I have read about the cruise liners, shipboard employees are usually put into one of 3 categories Officer, Staff and Crew. The officers oversee the staff...

Job Hunting Tips: help, high school counselor, computer repair shops
high school counselor, computer repair shops, local isp: I worked for Mc Donalds myself once so I understand. I am afraid that I won t be of much help. However, there are some misconceptions that I would like to clear up. 1. There is no work-at-home industry unless you are self-employed . End of story....

Job Hunting Tips: help..., barry saunders, work experiences
barry saunders, work experiences, professional resume: Dear Lee: What you need is a simple resume that could be attached to a job application. Also, you need references that know about your work experiences. You must have former work associates that know what you did even if the company is no longer in existence....

Job Hunting Tips: help for a hearing impaired friend, financial assistance opportunities, cordell vail
financial assistance opportunities, cordell vail, jesus christ of latter day saints: Pauline, I post all the information that I have for each state on my web page www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs. I dont know if you have ever used the Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Career centers (Mormon). You do not have to be a member of the...

Job Hunting Tips: help job, cordell vail, interview dress
cordell vail, interview dress, best buy: Roshan, I normally only help deaf people find jobs. From your question, it does not sound like you are deaf. But here is what I would do if I was you. Go to the kinds of places that you would like to work and fill out a job application. Go to at least...

Job Hunting Tips: help, high school certificate, starting your own business
high school certificate, starting your own business, system assembly: Lawrence, The skills that you have attained through your self-study are good marketable skills. The hard part is going to be to get past that lack of a degree. It is going to be tough but if you approach employers in the right way and really show and tell...

Job Hunting Tips: hi, i have a silly question.if..., hospitality trade, security duties
hospitality trade, security duties, security work: No, security work normally involves some specialized training in either premise monitoring, surveillance and arrest procedures. Many states require a guard card . It is a special certification. Doorman belong to the hospitality trade but they might have...

Job Hunting Tips: higher studies, instrumentation and control, base salary
instrumentation and control, base salary, seperate section: Asloob, Well, it would depend on what type of job that you would get and where you got it- basing your decision on salary. With a master s in engineering you could possibly get a job with a base salary in the $45-50,000.00 range and with an MBA salary...

Job Hunting Tips: husband is looking to leave current job for new one, financial sacrifice, looking for a new job
financial sacrifice, looking for a new job, lead department: No easy answers for this one. A career change usually involves some degree of financial sacrifice; at least for a time. Many of my students are older folks wrestling with the same dilemma. You need to sit down, crunch some numbers and see how flexible...

Job Hunting Tips: Ideal resumes, barry saunders, professional company
barry saunders, professional company, distraction: Dear Norm: There is no such thing as an ideal style or length to a resume. They are myths. No more than two pages is the general rule. If you have something to say then say it. Then move on. As to a picture? Depends on what you look like. It doesn t...

Job Hunting Tips: Info Tech...Job Hunt, software development companies, language cobol
software development companies, language cobol, programming job: I normally only work with deaf people and you did not say in your email if you are deaf. Here are a couple of hints. 1. Go to your local library and ask the librarian to help you look in trade magazines to see what local companies are in your area that...

Job Hunting Tips: Informal Interviews, professional resume service, internships in new york
professional resume service, internships in new york, human resources department: Dear Marck: You are a foreign national seeking employment in the United States. The only way to get a position is basically through direct contact. Yes, it is worth missing some university classes. Find out the names and addresses of companies seeking...

Job Hunting Tips: Informal Interviews, internships in new york, human resources department
internships in new york, human resources department, unscheduled meetings: Marck, Since you have the opportunity to travel to New York this is a great idea. Setting up informational interviews with as many companies as you can before you get there and then making some cold calls to others while you are there is a good way to get...

Job Hunting Tips: Informal Interviews, internships in new york, human resources department
internships in new york, human resources department, full time job: Marck, My area of helping people is only for the deaf and hard of hearing. You did not say in your email if you were deaf. That would change everything if you are as far as personal visits because you would have to have an interpreter. If you are deaf...

Job Hunting Tips: Information on an application, temper tantrums, extenuating circumstances
temper tantrums, extenuating circumstances, lying on a resume: Hi Diana, I would never advocate lying on a resume & you’ve got some extenuating circumstances that are very hard to communicate & explain to any potential employer. Without going into any of your medical history, I would just be honest about the situation....

Job Hunting Tips: US Infrastructure and/or Development Firms, shaw group, international infrastructure
shaw group, international infrastructure, mortgage finance: Hi Charlie, I was unsure where in LA you lived & thought perhaps Bechtel’s San Diego office might be within daily driving distance. They’re a great company that is always looking to add talented people with international experience. Sorry that one won’t...

Job Hunting Tips: Internet Job Searches, legitimate work at home jobs, legitimate work at home
legitimate work at home jobs, legitimate work at home, work at home jobs: Jason, There are legitimate jobs out there that you can work for companies from home and do not have to invest any money or pay for materials, unfortunately there is not one place to find just those jobs. You are going to have to research and ferret out...

Job Hunting Tips: Internet job hunting, necessary paperwork, jomer
necessary paperwork, jomer, workingintheuk: Jomer, I am not really sure exactly what your costs would be. Here is a link that should be helpful to you in answering your questions about work permits, visas and working in the UK in general:http://www.workpermit.com/uk/uk.htm. Companies on the sites...

Job Hunting Tips: Internet Money, inbound call center, work at home moms
inbound call center, work at home moms, work at home job: Rule number one when looking at online jobs is that you should never, never, never pay a fee for a work at home job. Work At Home Moms (www.wahm.com) is a good resource for information about work at home positions. They post legitimate job leads for work at...

Job Hunting Tips: Internet Money, poor business practices, ebay business
poor business practices, ebay business, barry saunders: Dear Jack: For the most part all of those sites are rip-offs. Think about it, if they are going to show you how to make a $1,000,000 then why are they asking for just $39.95 up front? Some have tried to create an EBay business but most fail due to the...

Job Hunting Tips: Internship salaries, occupational outlook handbook, internship salaries
occupational outlook handbook, internship salaries, bls gov: Kristen, The salary that you would receive depends on several different factors - what state you live in and what type of environmental job that you are applying for. The salary varies from job to job. A conservative ballpark range for your reference would...

Job Hunting Tips: Internships, interlibrary loan program, doing a masters degree
interlibrary loan program, doing a masters degree, internship books: Marck, Here are a few on line places that you can search for internships: www.internships-usa.com; www.internships.wetfeet.com; www.twc.edu (this is specific to internships in Washington, DC); www.internweb.com and www.campuscareercenter.com. You can...

Job Hunting Tips: Internships, doing a masters degree, human resources department
doing a masters degree, human resources department, lumber companies: Marck, I can tell you that most big companies in the USA do have internships. If you get a list of the top companies (I assume if you are getting a Masters you will know how to do that).... then look them up on the Internet and on their web page you will...

Job Hunting Tips: Interview Question, interview question, organizational skills
interview question, organizational skills, interviewer: Kelley, Yes this is a related quesition to the weakness one. To answer this question think about your personality and give them an example of something that doesn t relate to the job that you are interviewing for. For example: Focus on something that...

Job Hunting Tips: Interview, good first impression, making a good first impression
good first impression, making a good first impression, hr rep: Resh, In most cases, you will first meet with the Human Resources representative for the company & fill out an application. If you have a resume, it is at this time that you provide it. Once that is done, the HR rep will spend some time with you before...

Job Hunting Tips: Iraq construction, barry saunders, curriculum vitae format
barry saunders, curriculum vitae format, work in iraq: Dear Ryan: Ok, I have no idea about G. Brigaldino. There is no one best person to contact cocerning international employment. There is no problem finding out what companies are getting the contracting jobs in Iraq and if things really work out later...

Job Hunting Tips: an idiot, english writing skills, e mail address
english writing skills, e mail address, two choices: (woops... found two errors so here is the corrected version ..And I am sure there may be other errors) I don t have any control over posting messages to the Experts web page. When you ask a question (by writing to AllExperts) they then e-mail me to inform...

Job Hunting Tips: information technology, data entry at home, data entry job
data entry at home, data entry job, local chamber: HERE IS A WEB PAGE THAT MAY HELP YOU WWW.MOMSWIN.COM/proudmother The best thing to do is to contact medical firms who let people do data entry at home. There are some other companies who do it too. If you ask your local Chamber Of Commerce (look...

Job Hunting Tips: interview question, answers to interview questions, thanks letter
answers to interview questions, thanks letter, bad mouth: Mark, These definitely were kosher interview questions. What the employer is looking for when asking these type of questions is how well you will work within their organization. They don t won t to hire any problem people. It is best to answer these type...

Job Hunting Tips: getting an interview, barry saunders, valid statistics
barry saunders, valid statistics, credible data: Dear Laura: No idea, and no one else does either. There is a general rule that for every $10,000 in salary you desire it takes one month of searching for a job. ($40,000 = 4 months). There are no valid statistics on the subject because there is no...

Job Hunting Tips: JOB Interview, practice interview, career achievements
practice interview, career achievements, casual manner: Hi Usman, I ll go thru a practice interview with you & help you form some answers to standard questions as well as responses to specific more difficult questions. Before we can do that I need to know what type of position you are interviewing for,...

Job Hunting Tips: ABOUT A JOB, las vegas casinos, united states secret service
las vegas casinos, united states secret service, celebrity security: Although not a specialty of mine, Security as a career is a growing field. However, the difference in salary can be quite large depending on the level of protection that is required and by whom. You have the $6.00 an hour rent-a-cops and the $60,000 a year...

Job Hunting Tips: JOb, time management skills, job search engines
time management skills, job search engines, online job search engines: Stephanie, First place that you can start is with some of the online job search engines like: hotjobs.com; careerbuilder.com; flipdog.com and monster.com. Here you can search by area and job title and also put your resume on the sites for employers to access....

Job Hunting Tips: Job, workforce, 3 years
workforce, 3 years, resume: Bob, What type of work is your expertise? Do you have a current resume? What have employers told you? Where do you live? I need a little more info in order to help you Bob. If you can provide me some more input, I d be very happy to help you get back into...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Application, salary ranges, career class
salary ranges, career class, adult ed: Good question and in my adult ed. career class I explain this a little more fully but in brief... Salary is the number one reason why you DON T get the job. Most companies have salary ranges for each position and they want to know if what you want is within...

Job Hunting Tips: Job application -- retail experience., clothes books, part time job
clothes books, part time job, retail experience: Desiree, In order to be considered for the position, you will need to list your experience. You can deal with the gap by briefly explaining that you had a health issue that you have dealt with and are healthy and able to resume working. This is brief and...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Hunting in California, job search engines, full time work
job search engines, full time work, full time job: Dave, Why not look into a temp agency that onlyplaces people in jobs for temporary periods so there is no problem when you leave. Jobs can range from a day or two to several weeks or months. This is a good way to continue to collect a paycheck without any...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Hunting While Employed & Relocation, worst case scenario, job hunting
worst case scenario, job hunting, temp agency: Dear Natalia: First, have a resume produced by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com Second, find a solid job where you are intending on relocating. Don t worry about using your current employer as a reference....

Job Hunting Tips: Job Hunting Tips--the Squeaky Wheel, rejection letters, squeaky wheel
rejection letters, squeaky wheel, studying for the bar exam: My apology for the delay in responding to your question. I am in the process of moving & my time has been taken up addressing that issue. There’s a fine line between being persistent & a pain in the neck. However, you need to be available to interview...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Hunting, 80th birthday celebration, job hunting
80th birthday celebration, job hunting, contract worker: Jim, You should not broach this subject with the employer until you have an offer of a job from them. At the time of the offer, then you can let them know that you need the week off. Most employers will have no problem with this since you are letting them...

Job Hunting Tips: Job hunting LA psychology, american psychological association, chronicle of higher education
american psychological association, chronicle of higher education, job hunting: Lilyan, There are a wide variety of openings that you can locate by using the American Psycological Society and the American Psychological Association websites. Check out www.apa.org/ads; http://www.psychologicalscience.org/jobs/;www.healthcareers.com;also...

Job Hunting Tips: Job hunting out of state, portland area, best of luck
portland area, best of luck, bad news: Matt, Sorry to give you bad news but in my opinion if the owner was extremely interested in meeting with you, he would have offered to fly you to Oregon. However since you left the interview date so open ended, I’m sure he figured an interview could be...

Job Hunting Tips: Job hunting, aviation electrician, afpc randolph
aviation electrician, afpc randolph, secret security clearance: Dear Chuck: Cut and paste the following URL into your browser: http://ww2.afpc.randolph.af.mil/resweb/search_by_state_nlo.asp Apply for what you are qualified. Get a professional resume produced: http://www.resumestore.com You still have...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Interviews, alpha centari, decent job
alpha centari, decent job, exhaustive search: If you divide A into B you have A/B which is equal to Phi R Squared if you are living on Alpha Centari. However if you are living on Vulcan with Mr. Spock then it is equal to the sum of the roots of the Prime Directive. Since you have an advanced degree...

Job Hunting Tips: Job info, kenner louisiana, guidance counselor
kenner louisiana, guidance counselor, co ops: Courtney, You can get an internship or cooperative education job while you are taking your courses in college. This is something that the Career Services/Placement office of the school or the department of your major can help you with. Some of these experiences...

Job Hunting Tips: Job qualifications, business software solutions, manufacturing resource planning
business software solutions, manufacturing resource planning, software sap: Michelle, From what I can find the MRP is Manufacturing Resource Planning and is a software program which Perform Material Requirements Planning (MRP) definition based on a wide range of criteria Use MRP based quantity calculations such as Lot size or...

Job Hunting Tips: Left Job off of My Resume, second job, first job
second job, first job, background check: Steven, Your instinct to come clean now and list the job is the right one and your explanation for why it wasn t on your resume is a good one. Since these positions were internships it will be understandable to the employer that you left the one off that...

Job Hunting Tips: Job resume / career counseling, resume writing service, yana parker
resume writing service, yana parker, career services office: Ron, The price varies for resume services anywhere from $60 to about $250 depending on what service you use and how much work they have to do. Resume writing services apply to anyone who needs help in developing a good resume. You can however, purchase...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search, entry level opportunities, marketing research company
entry level opportunities, marketing research company, dead languages: You re not going to like what I am about to tell you. The computer field is on my Avoid List as far as careers go now. Sorry, but I am a former IT recruiter. The IT field is replete with hiring difficulties including: 1. lack of entry level opportunities...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search, employment authorisation, barry saunders
employment authorisation, barry saunders, bombay india: Dear Sushma: First you need a professional resume. Go to my website: www.resumestore.com There are several companies there that can do the resume. Second, you need to physically send your resume and a good cover letter to potential employers. ...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search, entry level opportunities, employment authorisation
entry level opportunities, employment authorisation, entry level position: Ashland is a beautiful place but to stay in IT, if that s your choice, you ll have to move. In fact, all of Oregon is an IT deadzone including Portland. Let me say at the outset, that any IT career is on my Avoid List now. Three major problems in...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search, employment authorisation, bombay india
employment authorisation, bombay india, net temps: Sushma, Since you have started an online search, now you can do a more traditional type of job search also. First off, you can start by doing some networking. Talk to all the people you know about the fact that you are seeking employment. People talk to...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search, vet clinic, intiative
vet clinic, intiative, job search: Michelle, Yes, definitely take the intiative and call. When calling, ask about the status of your application and ask if you are being considered for an interview. Express your interest in the position and ask what their timeline is for interviews. Hope...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search and possible Career shift, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, equipment procurement: Larry, Thank you for asking. Actually, anything in management since you have experience in it-especially retail management would be a shu-in I would think. But actually, any management position you would be considered seriously by any company. You bring...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search Question, cordell vail, cock roaches
cordell vail, cock roaches, search question: Mona, I am not sure why you feel you need to hide your last job. When you apply to the new job, tell them why you want to leave. You surely have the right of find a better job with more pleasant conditions. They will find out where you have worked eventually...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Search, hiring manager, jeannine
hiring manager, jeannine, good chance: You should not contact the hiring manager concerning your wife s application for the job. This could definitely hurt her chances of getting an interview. It is very commendable that you want to help your wife but in this situation it isn t appropriate. ...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Searching, employment section, going away party
employment section, going away party, soccer team: I teach a two course on this but I ll try and be brief. The NUMBER ONE way to find a job is through people that your S/O knows! It s called networking and the main problem is that today most people wait til they are terminated before they begin the process....

Job Hunting Tips: Job Searching, wisconsin job center, informational interviewing
wisconsin job center, informational interviewing, hidden job market: Tony, It is hard to say why you haven t received any responses but you may be right about your resume. You should include your prior job experience on your resume with the most pertinent skills from each as they relate to the positions that your applying...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Searching, job search engines, jobstar
job search engines, jobstar, names and addresses: Sallie, There are several ways that you can do the job search behind the scenes. One way is to do an internet search using some of the larger job search engines like www.hotjobs.com; www.monster.com; www.careerbuilder.com; www.flipdog.com; www.employmentguide.com;...

Job Hunting Tips: Job Seeker, stay at home mom, full time job
stay at home mom, full time job, barry saunders: Dear Crystal: Congratulations on staying home and raising a family. That s a full time job in itself. As to your dilemma, you will be looking for an entry level position. So have an entry level resume produced by a professional company. There are...

Job Hunting Tips: Job scam or opportunity, private equity fund, diploma in civil engineering
private equity fund, diploma in civil engineering, degree in business management: Francis, This one definitely appears to be a scam to me. You should never have to pay any fees upfront for a job for training etc. Companies that want to hire individuals will provide the training and travel expenses for free because they want you as an...

Job Hunting Tips: Job search questions, professional resume writer, acme widgets
professional resume writer, acme widgets, certified professional resume writer: Unfortunately, age discrimination is alive and well in the U.S. Personally, I have been told myself not to hire because of age, race, blue hair, tattoos or whatever. But this is how the real world works. Inside tip: Resume are used to EXCLUDE you from...

Job Hunting Tips: Job search while trying to relocate, richmond virginia area, web job search
richmond virginia area, web job search, job search engines: Katie, You are doing all the right things. Persistence will pay off. Have you tried contacting any employment agencies? If you haven t, you might want to try this route. Make sure that the ones that you contact have the fees paid by the employers. Look...

Job Hunting Tips: Job search, campus interview program, job search engines
campus interview program, job search engines, graphic design job: Denise, First place that you can start is with some of the online job search engines like: hotjobs.com; careerbuilder.com; flipdog.com and monster.com. Here you can search by area and job title and also put your resume on the sites for employers to access....

Job Hunting Tips: Job seeker relocating back to US from outside., job search engines, online telephone directories
job search engines, online telephone directories, albuquerque new mexico: Dennis, Here are some tips that should be of some help to you: Get a copy of the Sunday edition of the newspaper for the area that you are considering relocating to or check out www.newspapers.com to access online newspapers. Check to see what industries...

Job Hunting Tips: Job to supplement retirement; lost hearing in left ear 2 yrs. ago, american sign language, part time job
american sign language, part time job, church employment: I am not sure I understand why losing your hearing in only one ear would have an effect on your getting a new job for retirement? I have a similar problem and have never even been asked about it at work. Maybe you are saying you are totally deaf now in both...

Job Hunting Tips: Job transitions and following up on applications, entry level position, working in a library
entry level position, working in a library, nursery manager: Dear Susan: First, figure out what you want to do. Second, have a professional company write the resume. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com Following up on a job application is helpful. Let s the employer know you are very interested...

Job Hunting Tips: Job?, america job bank, northrop grumman
america job bank, northrop grumman, barry saunders: Dear Elizabeth: Have the resume reaccomplished by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com If you are not getting any responses from that many resumes, it might be the resume. Resubmit the new resume to everyone...

Job Hunting Tips: Jobs, university of marlyand, devry campus
university of marlyand, devry campus, computer programmers: Most companies who hire computer programmers care whether or not you can actually program, not where your degree is from. Ask the Devry campus you are considering to share information with you about their placement track record for programming students...

Job Hunting Tips: Jobs for mentally handicapped, restaurant hostess, limiting factors
restaurant hostess, limiting factors, hard of hearing: Sharon, You are right, I normally only help deaf or the hard of hearing but I will do what I can to help you if I can. I think the statement you made in your question is one of her greatest limiting factors: We re considering community college, but...

Job Hunting Tips: Jobs in THX, job search engines, thx
job search engines, thx, google: Justin, I would suggest that you look under Technical Sound Jobs or jobs in Sound Design. You can do a search through some of the job search engines like hotjobs.com; monster.com; flipdog.com; careerbuilder.com etc. or through a general search engine like...

Job Hunting Tips: Jobs, fast food restaurants, guidance counselor
fast food restaurants, guidance counselor, grass plant: Stacey, Talk to your guidance counselor at your school for any job programs that he/she may know of. Also, talk to any business owners that you might know and see if they may want to hire some part-time help and any neighbors, relatives, family friends...

Job Hunting Tips: how to get job., x ray tech, night shift work
x ray tech, night shift work, thanx jennifer: Hi Jennifer, I teach a two day course on this but I ll try and be brief. This is somewhat of a difficult question. Most jobs today require some kind of education and/or experience. The reasons for this are complex but basically most companies see ...

Job Hunting Tips: Getting a job..., school guidance office, part time jobs
school guidance office, part time jobs, job seekers: Kelly, First, you can follow up with the places that you have applied to and ask if they have any openings and when they plan on hiring and let them know that you are still interested in working for them Another thing you can do is go around to your local...

Job Hunting Tips: Getting a job, resume writing company, executive level staff
resume writing company, executive level staff, business ethics: Dear Harry: Headhunters are employed by corporations seeking labor. They are paid a fee by the company if successful. They do not find people jobs but fill orders based on the qualifications the employer provides. There is no way to increase your chances...

Job Hunting Tips: job applications, felony record, volunteer work
felony record, volunteer work, productive member: Hi Daniel, Yes you do. Lying on an application is an immediate reason for termination. So how do you explain it? You come clean & explain that you were young & that is in your past. You have stayed out of trouble since that period in your life & you...

Job Hunting Tips: job change/career change, human resource experience, convience store
human resource experience, convience store, human resource field: Jeff, First you will want to structure your resume in a functional way, showing your management experience and your human resource experience from your master s classes. You can indicate for your job objective that you are seeking a position in the Human...

Job Hunting Tips: job choices, occupational outlook handbook, list of job titles
occupational outlook handbook, list of job titles, career majors: Cheech, That is great that you are going to do research and look at what is out there. One way to do this is to look at the Occupational Outlook Handbook either in your guidance counselor s office or on line. This will give you detailed information on what...

Job Hunting Tips: job hinting, job search engines, online job search engines
job search engines, online job search engines, self confidence: Annum, Here are some tips to help you find a job: Define Yourself Think about the following questions: What are your interests and values? What are your skills? What is your work experience? Find out about jobs that use your qualifications. ...

Job Hunting Tips: job hunting, professional placements, going in the right direction
professional placements, going in the right direction, job hunting: Hi - I m sorry to hear you are having such problems. I don t know where you live, so I can t really answer your question about the job market. I live in Mobile, AL, and the job market is great here. Do you have your engineering license? If so, call around...

Job Hunting Tips: job hunting, food and beverage industry, food and beverage companies
food and beverage industry, food and beverage companies, informational interviews: Chris, You have gotten off to a good start by taking classes and getting some experience in the field. What I would suggest that you do now is contact some food and beverage companies and set up some informational interviews with people in the type of position...

Job Hunting Tips: job ideas, fast food restaurants, guidance counselor
fast food restaurants, guidance counselor, bagel shops: Julie, HI, when looking for a job you mightwant to look at fast food restaurants,grocery stores, recreation centers, movie theaters, shops in malls, specialty eateries like bagel shops or cafes or small restaurants in your area, golf courses or country...

Job Hunting Tips: job offer help, barry saunders, hiring company
barry saunders, hiring company, job offer: Dear Catie: Take the job offered. If the other position materializes then you can decide what to do. As of right now you have one and only one job offer, thus take it. If the other one comes in then you can always quit the current job. Barry Saunder...

Job Hunting Tips: job search, legitimate telecommuting jobs, cancer patient
legitimate telecommuting jobs, cancer patient, legitimate companies: Jeanne, There are legitimate telecommuting jobs out there you just have to be careful and read and research the ones you interested in. Remeber, if it sounds too good to be true it is. Legitmate jobs will never ask you for a fee so don t even bother with...

Job Hunting Tips: My job search, job search engines, reservations agent
job search engines, reservations agent, entry level job: Charlaine, This one is a difficult one. You can say that you know that you appear over qualified but that you are interested in the position because it can offer you more flexibility in a work schedule or that it is closer to where you are located. Stress...

Job Hunting Tips: job search, state employment office, human resource department
state employment office, human resource department, catskills ny: Andy, I think your best best would be to contact the Chamber of Commerce in that area to find out the name of the Casino and when they plan to have it completed. Then you can forward your resume to the Human Resource department there. Once you find the...

Job Hunting Tips: job search, park place entertainment, human resource department
park place entertainment, human resource department, catskills ny: Dear Andy: Park Place Entertainment has obtained the rights to build a Casino in the Catskills. Not sure how far it has developed as it was tied up in the NY Legislature for some time and then in the Court Sytem. The are a huge corporation owing several...

Job Hunting Tips: job search, catskills ny, pile of paper
catskills ny, pile of paper, sys admin: Andy, Thank you for asking. Surprisingly, I have direct knowledge of this procedure (assisted more than a few clients get their foot in the door in this industry). Here is what you must do. First, you must understand that casinos coming into a new area...

Job Hunting Tips: job search, mba admission, admission tests
mba admission, admission tests, admission test: Dear Ambreesh, Exposure to as many industries as possible just adds more “feathers” into your cap when your credentials are being reviewed by potential employers. I would seek a position outside of the paper manufacturing industry knowing full well that...

Job Hunting Tips: job search in jordan, jobs in amman jordan, job search engines
jobs in amman jordan, job search engines, jordan amman: Nada, The best way to look for a job in the internet is to search the job search engines. Here is a list of some for you to try: hotjobs.com; flipdog.com; monster.com; careerbuilder.com; jobs.escapeartist.com/Openings/Jordan/ (this one is specific to Jordan);...

Job Hunting Tips: job search panic, truss industry, mechanical engineer
truss industry, mechanical engineer, job postings: Glenn, First off, have you signed up for unemployment benefits to tide you over while you are searching for your next job? You are entitled to the benefits since you and your employer paid into it. They can also assist you in your job search with help in...

Job Hunting Tips: job search question, entry level opportunities, traditional mail
entry level opportunities, traditional mail, experience criteria: Lance, Yes, you can still approach the companies that you are interested in. Prepare a resume and a cover letter to send to them by email or traditional mail. You could start your letter off by saying something like: I am enclosing my resume for your consideration...

Job Hunting Tips: job search question, occupational outlook handbook, job search engines
occupational outlook handbook, job search engines, career services office: Lance, You should start at the beginning of your final semester. Many employers are recruiting months in advance for anticipated positions. You should still attend your school s career fairs if for nothing else to network and get leads. Don t limit yourself...

Job Hunting Tips: job search, job search engines, full time job
job search engines, full time job, jobhuntersbible: John, I am not sure how you are conducting your job search but here are a few suggestions that might help you. You can use the want ads but remember that only about 15% of available jobs appear in the newspaper. Look through old newspapers and send your resume...

Job Hunting Tips: job searches, college career center, relocation salary
college career center, relocation salary, chamber of commerces: Joan, First off, you can start by networking. Talk to your friends and family to see if they know of anyone in the area that you are considering relocating to. Check with your college s alumni network so that you can contact alumni in the area that you...

Job Hunting Tips: job searching, fast food restaurants, guidance counselor
fast food restaurants, guidance counselor, house painting: Since you are not yet 18 many places won t even consider hiring you because of the handling of money and in some instances the sale of tobacco products. Places to consider are fast food restaurants or restaurants on a whole, retail stores in malls,movie theaters,...

Job Hunting Tips: job searching tips, campus interview program, career service office
campus interview program, career service office, georgia state university: Manish, Visit your university s career service office.They can help you greatly. They should have companies on file and also have jobs listed on their website and a campus interview program. Do some networking with faculty in your department and others people...

Job Hunting Tips: job searching, informational interviewing, job clubs
informational interviewing, job clubs, getting interviews: Lance, It is a good thing to use all the resources available to you, but, a targeted job search will increase your odds of getting interviews and ultimately a job.By targeted I mean just applying to those companies that you know are hiring or that you would...

Job Hunting Tips: "job security", lou dobbs, company loyalty
lou dobbs, company loyalty, employee loyalty: Unfortunately, I am limited by space and time in answering all your questions. But in general... The psychological contract that once traded job security for employee loyalty has been forever breached. In addition to recent additions to your vocabulary...

Job Hunting Tips: job this summer, forest ranger, delivery person
forest ranger, delivery person, book keeper: Normally I only answer questions for deaf people and it does not sound like you are deaf. But I will tell you what I know. 1. The most important thing you can do in your life is get a good education. That should include either college or a trade school...

Job Hunting Tips: getting a job, college career services, telemarketing job
college career services, telemarketing job, career services office: Teegy, Think about what kind of transferable skills that you have to offer to an employer. Things that you have learned from your classes, any volunteer type of training, any experience that you may have gained from clubs or organizations that you belonged...

Job Hunting Tips: jobs-internet, legitimate work at home jobs, legitimate work at home
legitimate work at home jobs, legitimate work at home, work at home jobs: Chuck, There are legitimate jobs out there that you can work for companies from home and do not have to invest any money or pay for materials, unfortunately there is not one place to find just those jobs. You are going to have to research and ferret out...

Job Hunting Tips: Where are the jobs?, employment web sites, arab company
employment web sites, arab company, physical search: You aren t doing anything wrong other than trying to crack the toughest job market we have seen in decades. Many companies are getting 100+ resumes per position now. Lets start with the Internet. This is where I shatter a few myths. When I cover this...

Job Hunting Tips: Kroger and minors, kroger store, cash register
kroger store, cash register, stocking: Nicholas, It depends on your Kroger store in your area. Many do not hire under 18 because of working with money but some will hire for stocking shelves and working other than on the cash register. You should talk to the manager of your local Kroger store....

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networking letter, expat jobs, telecommunications sales: One of the best ways for you to find a job is to network. Talk to people in your area and in your field and let them know that you are currently looking for employment and ask if they know of anyone who is hiring. Also, check out this link: http://www.hierosgamos.org...

Job Hunting Tips: Lacking the "American" work experience, american work experience, working in the states
american work experience, working in the states, functional manner: Shway, I am not sure what is going wrong with your job search. It may be in the way that you are presenting your credentials on your vita. If you wold like me to take a look at your vita/resume you can email to me at careerpursuits@yahoo.com and I can look...

Job Hunting Tips: Legality of sharing employee information, random drug test, barry saunders
random drug test, barry saunders, hanging over my head: Dear Joe: Drug testing is pretty much a confidential thing and there is a ton of legislation and case work coving the subject. Each state is different and their are federal laws that cover some of it. The employer can tell a prospective employer you...

Job Hunting Tips: Looking for help in finding employment, medical assitance, craig williams
medical assitance, craig williams, working in a warehouse: Craig, Back in the early 1900 s there was a huge industry where people made buggy whips. Lots of people made lots of money because everyone needed one. Then came along cars and well... a lot of people had a skill that was not of much use and had to go...

Job Hunting Tips: Looking for a job..., local school board, day care centers
local school board, day care centers, church nursery: Ashley - I apologize for the delay in answering this question. I have actually tried to answer, but apparently my response did not go through. Finding a job that will work around school holidays can be very challenging. Since you re an elementary education...

Job Hunting Tips: Looking for job., job search engines, temporary job agencies
job search engines, temporary job agencies, internet job search: Anna, When looking for a job it is best to use all avenues possible. The newspaper is ok for a start and you can use the internet job search engines. Check your state Job Service Center also for job postings. The hidden job market are those jobs which an...

Job Hunting Tips: getting laid off; hunting for a job, web developer job, venture capital funding
web developer job, venture capital funding, single mom: Dear Christine: ...I ve interviewed for two jobs so far. I ve told both that the reason I want to leave is the funding was cut on my favorite projects and I m not interested in the projects they put me on. Does that sound ok? No, don t tell anyone...

Job Hunting Tips: landing the job, honest response, normal 8
honest response, normal 8, letter of thanks: Hi Melissa, OK, here s an idea. It s always good to follow-up with a potential employer once you re interviewed for a position. Most candidates send a letter of thanks for the time spent with you but in your situation, it sounds like time is of the essence....

Job Hunting Tips: lawyers, year college degree, entertainment lawyers
year college degree, entertainment lawyers, government philosophy: Fabian, In answer to your question about becoming a lawyer, you would need to complete a 4 year college degree and then 3 years of law school and then would take the written bar exam (and pass it) and then you could practice law. Most colleges offer a pre-law...

Job Hunting Tips: Should I look or hold it out, barry saunders, retirement account
barry saunders, retirement account, stable company: Dear Matt: Hate to say it but go ahead and start the job application process. Get a professional company to write it. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com and about a zillion more on the Internet. The vest money in the retirement...

Job Hunting Tips: looking for a volunteer opportunity in the MIS field, job search engines, career services office
job search engines, career services office, junior database: Amer, That is a good idea. Here are a few sites that I found that might be of some help to you: http://www.vso.org.uk/volunteering/systems_manager.htm and http://www.volunteermatch.org/; www.volunteersolutions.org You can also check out some of the...

Job Hunting Tips: Do I lose unemployment pay if I decline a demotion?, barry saunders, unemployment compensation
barry saunders, unemployment compensation, dear mike: Dear Mike: I am not an expert in Unemployment Compensation Issues. Each state is a little different. Contact the agency that handles it in your state and ask the question. There is normally an office in every major city. If not go to the Internet, most...

Job Hunting Tips: Male job seeker 55, age discrimination, job seekers
age discrimination, job seekers, professional write: Yours is a difficult situation. Unfortunately, age discrimination is alive and well in America. I have been told myself not to hire any (fill in the blank). My first piece of advice is usually to recommend that a professional write your resume but you...

Job Hunting Tips: Moving out of state, franchise office, bad traffic
franchise office, bad traffic, membership directories: Start out by looking up the chambers of commerce in cities that interest you online. Most chambers publish membership directories online. This will give you an idea of what companies are in your field in the area. Check their websites and look for job postings....

Job Hunting Tips: I'm afraid to work!, ganglion cysts, all retail jobs
ganglion cysts, all retail jobs, part time jobs: Hi - It s good that you are interested in working. Many colleges hire student workers for part time jobs on campus. Check with your school s human resources department or career services office to see if the school has jobs reserved for students. If you...

Job Hunting Tips: I'm jobless and moneyless. :(, customer service skills, customer problems
customer service skills, customer problems, creative solution: Hi Kayla, OK, I’ve got some ideas for you to consider. Kayla, we all have certain talents & one of the tricks in life is to capitalize on those talents. We also have qualities that make up the composition of who we are. Talents are things that you...

Job Hunting Tips: marketing position, resume cover letter, barry saunders
resume cover letter, barry saunders, career builder: Dear Luciana: 1. Get a professional resume & cover letter prepared. There are several companies listed at: www.resumestore.com 2. Mail the new resume & cover letter to around 200-300 companies that have your job requirements. Mail it directly...

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barry saunders, freedom of information act, mute point: Dear Heidi: Before you do anything else, get in touch with your local law enforcement agency and have them pull your record. You may have to request it through the Freedom of Information Act, but do it in any case. The misdemeanor might not even show...

Job Hunting Tips: misdemeanor convictions, misdemeanor petty theft, misdemeanor convictions
misdemeanor petty theft, misdemeanor convictions, theft conviction: CC, Yes, this information will be found during a background check. For those applications online, I wouldn t worry about it unless they call you in for an interview. At that point you would have to disclose your errors of the past. Make sure that you...

Job Hunting Tips: moving out of state, job search engines, del ray california
job search engines, del ray california, marina del ray: Carissa, You can start by using some of the on line job search engines like monster.com; hotjobs.com; dice.com. You can post your resume on line and can search by job title and area that you want to work in. Another way is to search the classifieds of...

Job Hunting Tips: moving out of state, upper management levels, del ray california
upper management levels, del ray california, borders bookstores: The question is do you move first and then look for a job or do you get a job and then move? The latter has little probability of success. Most companies that I have worked for want local candidates for standard positions. Now I have hired out-of-state...

Job Hunting Tips: NEED HELP FINDING A JOB, medical transcription companies, multi level marketing companies
medical transcription companies, multi level marketing companies, jesus christ of latter day saints: Karen, All of the jobs that I know of I list on my web page at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs There are a few options I might suggest. The first one is is listed on my web page. I would like to suggest that you go to the LDS Church Employment Center...

Job Hunting Tips: Need help with application, poor handwriting, social security number
poor handwriting, social security number, new video games: Dan, If the employer doesn t ask you to complete the application while you are there, you may take it home and type it. If they want you to fill it out while there, take your time and print as carefully as you can. Before you go to get job applications it...

Job Hunting Tips: Need help finding a good job, barry saunders, crummy job
barry saunders, crummy job, finding a good job: Dear Kristen: Have you tried the local dog kennels and vets? There are positions there that might fit your qualifications. Place and ad somewhere that you will take care of people s dogs when they are out of town. Pet sitting is a huge business. ...

Job Hunting Tips: Need a job, cordell vail, amateur writer
cordell vail, amateur writer, seattle wa: Freeha, I only help deaf people un the USA find job placement by posting jobs on my web page at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs You might want to check there to see if any of the listings would be of interest to you. Sorry I could not be of more help to you...

Job Hunting Tips: New Job Title--Blessing or Curse?, supreme ruler, northern hemisphere
supreme ruler, northern hemisphere, welcome john: Doug, Thank you for asking. Actually, I feel that the title is a moot point. It is what you do, so take it and run with it. Most employers see the size of the organization and know. It would really only be a factor if you were applying for a CD position...

Job Hunting Tips: New Job Title-Blessing or Curse?, regional agency, wise move
regional agency, wise move, free lancer: Doug, One advantage I see with you having the official title of Creative Director could be to show advancement in your job, increased responsibility etc. On your resume you could show that you went from Title A to Title B. I know that when I went from...

Job Hunting Tips: New Job, job retention strategies, probation period
job retention strategies, probation period, career class: I teach a two day career class and I spend about three hours on job retention strategies on the second day. But I ll try and be brief... During the probation period, companies are actually looking for compatibility - how you fit in with the existing...

Job Hunting Tips: Getting Noticed, professional resume writing service, employment web sites
professional resume writing service, employment web sites, resume writing service: Hi Tom: First are you getting any responses to your resumes at all? If not it has got to be the resume itself. Try and have a professional resume writing service produce the resume. There are several listed on my website: www.resumestore.com ...

Job Hunting Tips: NY here I come!...I think....., medallion taxi, fortune 500 companies
medallion taxi, fortune 500 companies, request money: Hi Norangelice, I lived in the Big Apple for many years & it is a city where you will find the best & worst of almost everything. New York is consistently in the top ten of the safest large cities in the country. You will find the best museums, theater,...

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better business bureau, better business bureau on line, home employers: There are jobs out there that offer work from home but unfortunately, they aren t easy to find. You have to sort through and read what they are offering carefully. If it seems to good to be true it is. Anything that is asking for a fee is usually a scam. Legitmate...

Job Hunting Tips: need help, internet search engines, telemarketing companies
internet search engines, telemarketing companies, medical companies: West, I am actually starting to write a book on that very subject because there are so many people who ask that very question. But I am not very far along with the research. I post all the job listings I know of on my web page www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs...

Job Hunting Tips: i need a job, lds church, seattle wa
lds church, seattle wa, career centers: Terry, Normally I only answer questions for deaf people looking for work and I have all the jobs that I know of listed on my web page at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs But if you go there you may find a lot of that information to you too. Especailly check...

Job Hunting Tips: need a job badly have a felony record, felony record, finding a new job
felony record, finding a new job, jesus christ of latter day: All of our jobs are listed on our web page at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs You would have to contact the employeers listing those jobs if you are interested in one of them. I know finding a job can be frustrating some times. But you must not let it...

Job Hunting Tips: need a very marketable resume, work at home jobs, william sonoma
work at home jobs, william sonoma, home situation: Hi Cynthia, I figured the going would be rough finding a job allowing you to work from home while receiving benefits. However, here are a few more websites to check out: www1.alpineaccess.com www.downtownwriters.com www.jobs.net Also try googling...

Job Hunting Tips: new career, mail carrier, human resources management
mail carrier, human resources management, barry saunders: Dear Christina: First you need to have a resume produced professionally. My website has several organizations listed: www.resumestore.com They can tailor the resume to fit a change of vocation. Second, where to look is on the Internet. Nearly...

Job Hunting Tips: Older Worker Career Change, barry saunders, age discrimination
barry saunders, age discrimination, career change: Dear Glenn: Don t bring it up. Have a professional resume written and submit it to companies that have positions for which you are qualified. You would be suprised the positions available for people with 30 years experience. There are several professional...

Job Hunting Tips: ONLINE JOBS, city business license, work from home businesses
city business license, work from home businesses, string beads: You want to be very careful here. There really is no work-at-home industry. But there is an industry that would have you believe that there is one. This is largely the result of the unscrupulous side of people (mainly the Internet) taking advantage...

Job Hunting Tips: ONLINE JOBS, seattle washington, vail
seattle washington, vail, web page: Debra, I am working on learning how to help deaf people find work that they can do at home. But it will be a few months before I can help anyone with that. For now I just have a web page that lists jobs and how to find jobs for deaf. You can see it at...

Job Hunting Tips: Online application issues, barry saunders, application issues
barry saunders, application issues, corporate address: Dear Jeremy: Find the corporate address and send it the the Human Relations Department. Explain you tried to load the data on their website but were unsuccessful. Be sure to submit all the information they requested in your correspondence. Barry Saunders...

Job Hunting Tips: Online employment, flexibilty, careersfromhome
flexibilty, careersfromhome, jobsites: Stephanie, Legitmate on-line jobs do exist but they are difficult to find. Anything that sounds too good to be true or requires an investment or payment for information is most likely a scam. To find a legitimate on line job you will need to do research....

Job Hunting Tips: Online Jobs..., rule of thumb, telecommuting jobs
rule of thumb, telecommuting jobs, perserverance: Hilary, It takes a lot of investigation to ferret out the real on line job opportunities. Rule of thumb, if it sounds too good to be true or they are asking for money it is most likely a scam or not worth the information you pay for. Check out this...

Job Hunting Tips: Opportunities in Human Resources Management, suitable job opportunities, job search engines
suitable job opportunities, job search engines, human resources management: Joydip, In order to find jobs in the U.S., you should check out some of the larger job search engines like monster.com; hotjobs.com; careerbuilder.com; diece.com; nationjob.com; and wwww.job-search-engine.com. You can look for jobs by type of job and area...

Job Hunting Tips: Options for resume!?!, barry saunders, entry level positions
barry saunders, entry level positions, entry level position: Dear J: Have a professional preparation service do the resume. There are several listed on my website at: www.resumestore.com As to 1 or 2 page resumes, is now and never was relevant, mythology. It doesn t matter. If you got enough for 2 pages then...

Job Hunting Tips: How Do I Overcome My Unstable Career History, barry saunders, career history
barry saunders, career history, temp work: Dear Amdrea: Prepare a resume showing your background and experience. Get the local Sunday paper with the classified ads (normally Sunday has the most). Also check the internet for your area: www.monster.com Look under Legal Assistant, Secretary,...

Job Hunting Tips: Overqualified?, functional headings, customer service rep
functional headings, customer service rep, college lecturer: Shannon, One thing that you can do is create a functional or skills resume. This will focus the readers attention on what skills you have to offer. This way you can sell yourself to prospective employers for whay you can do. For example you could have a...

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obtaining security clearance, us department of state, security clearances: Louis, Here is a link that should answer all of your questions about security clearances, it is from the US Department of State and should have all the information that you need. Here is the link: http://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm There...

Job Hunting Tips: online job, cordell vail, jesus christ of latter day saints
cordell vail, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints: Jon, Sorry that I can not be of more help. I only post the jobs that are given to me on my web page www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs . One thing that you might try is to go to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints employment center. They have one...

Job Hunting Tips: online job, careful research, job listings
careful research, job listings, diligence: Jon There are 2 sites that my clients have used with some success that you might consider looking into. One is elance.com this one is where you can post what you do for clients to see or you can search the projects that employers have put on there and then...

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freelanceworkexchange com, legit online jobs, job descriptions: Jeff, There are legitimate on line jobs out there but they are very difficult to find. The most important thing you can do is to carefully look at each job and if it sounds too good to be true or if it asks for an investment of money, chances are that it...

Job Hunting Tips: online jobs, job search engines, legitimate work from home
job search engines, legitimate work from home, time jason: Jason, Rule of thumb for on line work - if it sounds too good to be true it is. Also, if the company asks you to pay a fee then it is more than likely a scam. From what I saw from the link you sent it appears to be legitimate but I didn t register for it....

Job Hunting Tips: online survey, money back guarantee, quality surveys
money back guarantee, quality surveys, survey center: In my experience, most of the online survey things are just gimmicks and yu dont make any money. It is a way for places to get your information and email address. There are some out there though that are legitimate. Look for these factors when investigating...

Job Hunting Tips: overqualified, barry saunders, hiring authority
barry saunders, hiring authority, professional company: Dear Stephanie: You need to apply for better paying jobs and keep it up until you land one. Keep in mind it normally takes 1 month of job searching for each $10,000 of salary you are seeking. Cheap jobs are easy to find, ones with good salaries are harder....

Job Hunting Tips: Part-time employment from home, medical transcriptions at home, part time employment
medical transcriptions at home, part time employment, field key: Hi Julie, I’m sorry to hear about you medical situation. I can tell from your note that you are aware of the “work from home” schemes that prey on those unable to leave their homes on a regular basis. Any opportunity that asks that you pay money upfront...

Job Hunting Tips: Past Employment History, part time retail jobs, employment gaps
part time retail jobs, employment gaps, part time job: DB, First off, make sure that you read the entire application before you complete it. Pay close attention to what they are asking and how you are expected to answer. Since most applicatons have limited space to record your skills and accomplishments, include...

Job Hunting Tips: Please help me to evaluate my offers, temp position, billing company
temp position, billing company, staffing company: Hi Sommer, Many people who decide to work for a temp firm do so in hopes of gaining a permanent position with the company for which they are temping. I have not heard of temp companies being difficult with their workers. Their workers are their “bread...

Job Hunting Tips: Potential Job Hunter, working holidays, recent graduates
working holidays, recent graduates, employment situation: Mayra, You current job should not harm your chances of getting another job but you shouldn t quit this job until you have found another job. The best time to look for another job is while you are still employed. When interviewing for other positions remember...

Job Hunting Tips: Potential Job Hunter, working holidays, attractive candidate
working holidays, attractive candidate, career decision: Dear Mayra, I know you don’t like your job but Myra please don’t leave it prematurely. It is much easier to get a new job when you already have a job as opposed to being unemployed. I’m assuming you didn’t know that you would have to work holidays & late...

Job Hunting Tips: Proffesionally written resumes, job search engines, yana parker
job search engines, yana parker, career services office: Liam, It isn t necessary for you to have your resume professionally written. You should be able to write a good one on your own or with a little help from your Careeer Services office at the college you attended. It is really better if you write it yourself...

Job Hunting Tips: Proffesionally written resumes, professional resume writers, case updates
professional resume writers, case updates, college graduate: Absolutely! I have seen some excellent work done by professional resume writers and I can t tell you how many sloppy cut and paste jobs I have thrown in the trash. With HR getting 100 resumes for each position and with resumes having a low payout anyway,...

Job Hunting Tips: part time job, cordell vail, computer programing
cordell vail, computer programing, how to create web pages: Vinit, I have started to compile a book on jobs you could do on your computer at home but I have not gotten far enough with it to be of any help to you right now. Lots of medical companies and insurance companies pay people to do computer imput work at...

Job Hunting Tips: part time jobs, part time jobs, computer programing
part time jobs, computer programing, medical transcriptions: Vinit, I m assuming you want something you can do from school/home; is that correct? Have you considered designing websites. Keying medical transcriptions is another job that can be done from school/home. Is this something of interest? Regards, And...

Job Hunting Tips: The past creeps up on you, honesty is the best policy, criminal offence
honesty is the best policy, criminal offence, holistic therapies: Dear Jackie, There are a few key points that you can share with your friend. Despite her criminial record, she has a right to be employed. One of the keys to getting a job with a criminal record is to choose job openings wisely. For example, applying for...

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Job Hunting Tips: "potential positions", public service announcement, what color is your parachute
public service announcement, what color is your parachute, civilian contractor: Augusto, In your cover letter to them you should let them know what type of experience and how many years of that experience that you have. Let them know that your enclosed resume summarizes your background and that you are very interested in joining their...

Job Hunting Tips: programmer, entry level opportunities, living in montreal
entry level opportunities, living in montreal, deciding on a career: I am not an expert on the Canadian IT field but I am on the American IT field and it is a career that is on my AVOID LIST for a number of reasons. As a career choice, the computer field is beset with numerous problems including offshoring and lack of entry...

Job Hunting Tips: * What prompted you to apply..., barry saunders, career enhancement
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Job Hunting Tips: Question, government consulting, elderly father
government consulting, elderly father, career experience: Ron, One way to handle your experience would be to list it in a functional manner on your resume using skills categories to explain what you did.A functional or skills resume allows you to showcase your talents and skills. This will focus your resume more...

Job Hunting Tips: question, google search engine, interior design principles
google search engine, interior design principles, partition layouts: Rakisha, If you will put the words Interior Design in the GOOGLE search engine you will find a great deal of information about what Interior Design is and what industries it fits into. Here is just one example I found there: Interior designers may...

Job Hunting Tips: question about a raise, probation period, barry saunders
probation period, barry saunders, new job: Dear Allison: Well see if you get the other job first. Then determine how much it pays versus your current job. If it appears to be a better package then take the new job and give your employer 2 weeks notice. You really don t have to give them a reason...

Job Hunting Tips: should I quit my job?, high scool, eventual career
high scool, eventual career, quitting your job: Hi Lana, Quitting your job while at High School is not going to have much of an effect on your resume at the end of the day. If you are going for something else and you quit this one you can tell the employer that you required something that allowed you...

Job Hunting Tips: RE: Cover Letter, writing a cover letter, barry saunders
writing a cover letter, barry saunders, intern program: Dear Ravi: So, you have a relative that works at a bank. So, what does this have to do with anything? He told you to write this letter? So, what does that have to do with anything? An Intern Program teaches one the basics of an occupation. You need...

Job Hunting Tips: RE: Job Hunting, international job opportunities, job search engines
international job opportunities, job search engines, international travel agent: David, Have you tried using the resources of the Career Services office at the college where you graduated? If not, they can be a tremendous help to you. You can also check out this link to the Riley Guide which gives listings for International Job opportunities...

Job Hunting Tips: Re- entering the workforce, continuing education courses, medical records clerk
continuing education courses, medical records clerk, unemployment office: Marcella, One of the first things that you can do is put together a good resume to highlight the marketable skills that you have to offer to an employer. If you need to upgrade your skills, look at continuing education courses that are taught at community...

Job Hunting Tips: Reasons for leaving a job, cordell vail, leaving a job
cordell vail, leaving a job, e mail: All you have to put on the application is LOOKING FOR A BETTER OPPORTUNITY . WANTING TO ENHANCE MY CAREER or WANTING A HIGHER PAYING JOB or WANTING TO MAKE BETTER USE OF MY JOB SKILLS.... something like that. Don t tell them any of this stuff you...

Job Hunting Tips: Recent Grad, barry saunders, liquor store
barry saunders, liquor store, hiring authority: Dear Nick: Have a resume written by a professional company. I would recommend: www.resumestore.com Stop applying for jobs online. Find the positions and then find out the company information and send the new resume with an appropriate cover letter...

Job Hunting Tips: References, administrative position, new jobs
administrative position, new jobs, clash: Mark, Do not use your current employer as a reference. Use other people in the organization that will say favorable things about you as references. In most cases when a company is contacted to confirm employment/salary etc, that is all they will do....

Job Hunting Tips: References, administrative position, new jobs
administrative position, new jobs, last job: If you are concerned that your immediate supervisor won t give you a good reference, give the name of the person in charge of human resources for the company instead. Before you start applying for new jobs, decide how you are going to answer questions about...

Job Hunting Tips: Relocating, record purposes, job interviews
record purposes, job interviews, prospective employer: Hi Stephanie, In my opinion, your first contact with a prospective employer should be one of honesty. I would recommend you not to use the address of family members just to ensure callbacks from companies. Instead I’ll offer this suggestion. If you...

Job Hunting Tips: Relocating to North Carolina, licensed professional counselor, civil service positions
licensed professional counselor, civil service positions, barry saunders: Dear Lori: Have two professional resume prepared. There are several companies listed at: www.resumestore.com Then decide where exactly in North Carolina you want to live. Next check the Internet for positions that match your skill sets. Make...

Job Hunting Tips: Relocating and need jobsearch advise, job search engines, resumes on line
job search engines, resumes on line, initial interviews: Rachel, You should begin your job search now. Start contacting companies in the San Antonio area and let them know when you will be there and try to set up interviews for the first week that you are there. Contact the Chamber of Commerce in San Antonio...

Job Hunting Tips: Relocating to US, h1b visa, barry saunders
h1b visa, barry saunders, british accents: Dear Jason: It is very difficult to find a company willing to hire an expat in the United States. Let s face it, we have more than enough Americans to fill positions available. Those jobs Americans are not willing to do any more you would not want to consider....

Job Hunting Tips: Relocation/college, proper perspective, college money
proper perspective, college money, life experiences: Dear Azra, I can appreciate the confusion in terms of what you should do in this situation. One method I use to unclog my brain when considering a difficult decision involves making a “Pro” & “Con” list. Basically, these are two lists. One lists the advantages...

Job Hunting Tips: Responding to classified ads, barry saunders, land interviews
barry saunders, land interviews, professional resume: Dear Mary: Classified ads are good sources for employment. Keep in mind the company placing the ad has to pay for it, thus is serious about finding personnel. The Internet has the majority of the jobs available nation wide but is not very effective for...

Job Hunting Tips: Responding to Distant Job Openings, target states, chronicle of higher education
target states, chronicle of higher education, distant job: If she mailed the resume out I would say wait 2 weeks before following up and it can be done either by phone or email - but phoning will get a quicker response - email may not get a response. Following up with a phone call shows an employer that the candidate...

Job Hunting Tips: Resume' and job hunting, state employment agencies, personality conflict
state employment agencies, personality conflict, barry saunders: Dear Ed: First have a professional resume prepared by a reputable company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com You have got to decide what you want to do as far as a career goes. Go to the major internet sites such as monster.com and...

Job Hunting Tips: Resume Layout, graphic colors, mr donovan
graphic colors, mr donovan, ivory paper: Jamie, Thank you for asking. Actually, layout is not as complicated as it seems. Here are a few pointers: 1. Be sure that the layout does not look like a template out of your computer. Be creative with graphics, lines, etc. but make the layout fit...

Job Hunting Tips: Resume vs. Background Check Form, second job, first job
second job, first job, background check: Steven, “If you always tell the truth you won’t have to remember what you said.” That is some sage advice my Dad gave me many years ago. Right off the bat, I have to say that you must alert your prospective employer of the “error” in your resume. “Job...

Job Hunting Tips: Resume writing, skill headings, action verbs
skill headings, action verbs, how to write a great resume: Melissa, You might want to consider doing a functional resume. This type of resume focuses on the skills that you have developed through your work experiences and any volunteer or community service activities. It shows the employer the types of experience...

Job Hunting Tips: Resume, cooperative education experience, lengthy paragraphs
cooperative education experience, lengthy paragraphs, action verbs: Joe, When writing your resume you want to make the most of the experience that you have, letting employers know what you have done and what you can do for them. Avoid lengthy paragraphs, use short, concise sentences to convey what you have done. Use action...

Job Hunting Tips: Resumes for today's recruiters, action verbs, resume style
action verbs, resume style, chronological resume: Norm, Most recruiters are looking for a chronological resume that is no longer than 2 pages in length (if you have the experience to support a 2 page resume). They are looking for your resume to be action oriented and using buzz words of the industry that...

Job Hunting Tips: Returning to Workforce, barry saunders, cisco certification
barry saunders, cisco certification, dear paul: Dear Paul: Lots of people go back to school during their careers for one reason or another. Employers realize this and your resume should reflect that your took off for 6 months or so to gain the various certifications. Actually it will be a plus for...

Job Hunting Tips: Returning to Workforce, true expertise, cisco certification
true expertise, cisco certification, director training: Hi Paul, It would be to your advantage if you could remain working while getting this additional training & certifications. I’m assuming your current company is not interested in helping you reach these goals so you are faced with this dilemma. These...

Job Hunting Tips: How do I reach the Engineers?, directory of corporate affiliations, occupational outlook handbook
directory of corporate affiliations, occupational outlook handbook, business periodicals index: David, Here are some resources that you can use to find the information you are seeking: In your college library or local library you should be able to find these directories: The Guide to American Directories; Encyclopedia of Associations; Directory...

Job Hunting Tips: How do I reach the Engineers?, entry level positions, entry level position
entry level positions, entry level position, corporate ceo: So, at a company like Intel or Honeywell (in other words, a sufficiently large company), how do you find that out? And how do you contact them? Simple, go to their website. There CEO and top executives are listed there. They are a stock company and normally...

Job Hunting Tips: ready for new career, jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints
jesus christ of latter day saints, latter day saints, mormon church: George, I dont know what part of the country you live in but I have a web page where I have listed all that I know about helping deaf people find a new job. It is at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs Each state has a listing for what I know about that state....

Job Hunting Tips: my references, word document format, ms word document
word document format, ms word document, best of luck: Emad, Make sure you warn your references that they may be contacted by the company that may employ you. I would add a brief note to the MS Word document & format it as such... Name of Reference Job or Title they hold Phone# & email address to reach...

Job Hunting Tips: references, pharmacy technician course, volunteer recruiter
pharmacy technician course, volunteer recruiter, volunteer location: Hea, You might consider asking friends of your family if you could use them a character references and continue to use the supervisor and volunteer recruiter as references who can speak to your volunteer work experience. Make sure that whoever you decide...

Job Hunting Tips: restarting career and relocating, coastal south carolina, online resume
coastal south carolina, online resume, shortage of teachers: Nellen, Here are several websites that should prove helpful to you in figuring out what certification requirements you must meet to teach in South Carolina and in finding a job there. www.scteachers.org/cert/index.cfm - this one lists the certifcation...

Job Hunting Tips: resumés, high school graduates, jesus christ of latter day saints
high school graduates, jesus christ of latter day saints, people fing: Greg, I only help deaf people fing jobs by posting available jobs on my web page http://www.vacca.com/deafnews/jobs But if you want answers to every one of those questions you asked I can tell you how to get them very easy and free. If there is a Church...

Job Hunting Tips: Getting my resume out there, career resume service, resume banks
career resume service, resume banks, john donovan: Sallie, Thank you for asking. Generally, most HR people and recruiters tell me they seldom look at resume banks anymore. When they post a job notice they get plenty of qualified resumes without having to go out and look for them, or they are using recruiters....

Job Hunting Tips: resume, elderly family member, long time friends
elderly family member, long time friends, written communication skills: Dear Eli, First, references do not just have to be former supervisors. Long time friends, co-workers, former teachers & clergy can also attest to your character & can be used as references. Although you may have only 8 months to document as part of your...

Job Hunting Tips: resume help, work part time, educational section
work part time, educational section, time expertise: Mel, Sorry for the delay; I was unavailable to respond to your note sooner. Many companies are impressed with the fact that potential candidates take their on-going education so seriously. It s is very understandable that you couldn t go to school &...

Job Hunting Tips: resume tips, quarterly tax returns, personal property management
quarterly tax returns, personal property management, peach tree: Dawn, This looks good, put it in short bulleted sentence format on the resume. Also, instead of saying property management for myself you might want to consider stating it as 13 years experience in personal property management along with that of out of...

Job Hunting Tips: resume tweaks, microsoft website, hardware type
microsoft website, hardware type, education classes: Mark, What do you want to do with computers? You state that you have hand on experience with computers- is it with software or hardware or both? To work with any kind of hardware type of computer job, you would need to have formal training for most companies....

Job Hunting Tips: resume, verb tenses, action verbs
verb tenses, action verbs, employment experiences: Jason, A one page resume is generally the best but if you have extensive experience you can go to 2 pages but no more. Remember to keep all the resume on your resume concise and clear and to carefully proofread it or have someone proofread it for you. Some...

Job Hunting Tips: resumes, ways to find a job, mclaurin
ways to find a job, mclaurin, personal contacts: The number one way in which people find a job is through people they know. That process is called networking and it is often overlooked. You want to start developing personal contacts in the field that you are in. You need to attend seminars, user groups...

Job Hunting Tips: resumes for people with poor work history and/or convictions, creating resumes, work histories
creating resumes, work histories, probation parole: Hi Tasha, I would accentuate accomplishments they may have achieved in previous jobs as well as their strong skill sets & training. I would not mention the convictions but have a prepared cover letter that will explain that a mistake was made, a lesson...

Job Hunting Tips: resumes, employment thanks, follow up letter
employment thanks, follow up letter, job search: Brad, You should send a follow up letter within 1 to 2 weeks after your initial cover letter and resume were sent or if there was a deadline in the job ad send it a few days after the deadline. Although a follow up letter isn t that important when just...

Job Hunting Tips: resumestore.com, barry saunders, resume store
barry saunders, resume store, different companies: Dear Kim: Costs very, starts at about $125. Never write your own resume. Resumes are specific documents that require a substantial amount of knowledge in particular areas. Mostly it s called experience. Resume Store has several different companies to...

Job Hunting Tips: Salary, multi level marketing company, multi level marketing
multi level marketing company, multi level marketing, contract negotiation: It sounds to me like you are getting involved in a Multi Level Marketing company. If that is true your estimated income is 200% too high. And to say there is no sales work is to me someone not being very truthful with you. Are they going to just give you...

Job Hunting Tips: Salary requirements, negotiating a salary, salary calculator
negotiating a salary, salary calculator, salary requirements: Tzeitel, When negotiating a salary you need to consider your bottom line number (the lowest amount that you can accept and still can live on) and then add 2500 to 5000 to it. So, let s say that the bottom line number you can live on is 40,000 you would...

Job Hunting Tips: Salary, iso ts16949, quality assurance coordinator
iso ts16949, quality assurance coordinator, first aids: Omar, Well, what you can expect to earn as a salary would depend on where you were hired. Salaries vary from state to state and country to country. To get an idea of salaries in your field, check out www.jobstar.org and click on the salary info link....

Job Hunting Tips: Samples on the internet, resume styles, dear mrs
resume styles, dear mrs, jobstar: Sami, There is some very good information on both resumes and cover letters on www.jobstar.org. The site gives you information on the different types of resume styles and examples and also has cover letter examples. Other sites like hotjobs.com and careerbuilder.com...

Job Hunting Tips: Scams, barry saunders, home scams
barry saunders, home scams, part time job: Dear Lorelee: They are for the most part scams. Put a resume together and post it on monster.com and the other employment sites. Then do a search on these sites for companies willing to pay you a salary for performing tasks at home. Never pay fees or...

Job Hunting Tips: Search for job, chevy dealership, personal driver
chevy dealership, personal driver, informational interview: Frank, One of the ways that you can search for these types of jobs is to simply use a search engine like google.com or yahoo.com. Or you can use the job search sites like careerbuilder.com; hotjobs.com, monster.com etc. YOu can use driver in the search box...

Job Hunting Tips: Searching for Job, degree in mechanical engineering, engineering recruitment
degree in mechanical engineering, engineering recruitment, finding job: Akhter, You can try looking on the site: www.engcen.ca - this is an engineering central website for jobs in Canada. Here are a few others to try: workopolis.com; canjobs.com; diceengineering.com;and engineeringjobdirectory.com- this one lists several others...

Job Hunting Tips: Searching for Job, degree in mechanical engineering, finding job
degree in mechanical engineering, finding job, mechanical engineer: I normally dont answer questions for anyone but deaf people. All of the jobs that I am aware of related to deaf people can be seen on my web page at www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs I dont know if any of those would help you but looking at that page might give...

Job Hunting Tips: Searching for Job, barry saunders, degree in mechanical engineering
barry saunders, degree in mechanical engineering, finding job: Dear Akhter: First, have a professional resume produced. There are several companies that can assist you at: www.resumestore.com Second, there are simply not that many engineering positions in the gas field industry in Canada. Apply overseas, somewhere...

Job Hunting Tips: Searching for a Job, child labor laws, fast food restaurants
child labor laws, fast food restaurants, school counselor: A bit of history. Child Labor Laws were a hard fought battle at the turn of the century to protect minors from unscrupulous people who literally worked children to death. You first have to remember that your education must always come first and be a priority...

Job Hunting Tips: Self-Employment Issue, separate entities, employment issue
separate entities, employment issue, retail product: Dear Brett: First, have a cover letter and resume produced by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com Second, no you do not address those issues in a cover letter. A cover letter is a transmittal document only....

Job Hunting Tips: Slow Returns On Job Search, career resume service, probation counselor
career resume service, probation counselor, jay bender: Jay, How do I maintain my sanity and treat this as an opportunity for personal growth? For one thing, by using this opportunity to take stock and decide what you REALLY want to do with your career. It is now time to do a career evaluation, decide where...

Job Hunting Tips: Soliciting Resumes, resume preparation service, barry saunders
resume preparation service, barry saunders, professional resume: Dear Daniel: Have a professional resume preparation service do the resume and cover letter. There are several listed on my website at: www.resumestore.com Go to the Internet and look up companies on the web and do searches in the major employment...

Job Hunting Tips: Squeezing Workers During Implosion, year anniversaries, personal sacrifices
year anniversaries, personal sacrifices, unreasonable number: We have a saying in Downsizing:: What worse? Being laid off on Friday or having to come in on Monday and pick up the slack? Often, when you read that a company is eliminating 1,000 jobs what they are really doing is getting rid of 1,000 people. Those...

Job Hunting Tips: Squuezing Employees During Company's Collapse, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, personal sacrifices: Doug, Thank you for writing. Time to implement plan b. Get that resume out and find a new job. Don t wait till tommorow or next week. DO IT TODAY. The reason is quite simple. Yes, you will be expected to work longer hours for the same pay or less (there...

Job Hunting Tips: OUT STATE JOB, express personnel service, personnel agencies
express personnel service, personnel agencies, cant move: Try contacting a few personnel agencies in the city you wish to move to, and explain your situation to them. Try to find one that actually has a branch office in the town where you live now. For example, Express Personnel service has offices in cities all...

Job Hunting Tips: Starting new, or just starting?, bls gov, bureau of labor statistics
bls gov, bureau of labor statistics, functional resumes: Ryan, One way to re-work your resume would be to do a functional/skills resume. This is where you categorize your resume by skills. For example, you would make a skill heading like management skills and then list what skills you have under it in short bulleted...

Job Hunting Tips: Summer Job, cooperative education experience, job search engines
cooperative education experience, job search engines, university of sto tomas: Kyle, You need to do some networking in your area to see what jobs are available and that you are qualified for. Talk to as many people as you can letting them know that you are seeking employment. Tell them what type of job you want and what your skills...

Job Hunting Tips: Summer Job for Universty Student, marine archaeology, screening applicants
marine archaeology, screening applicants, jobs1: Chris, Why don t you look at agencies in your area that hire temporary workers? Here in the states we have temp agencies that recruit people to work for companies on a daily, weekly, monthly basis. The agency does all the work of screening applicants for...

Job Hunting Tips: Getting a Summer Job, fast food restaurants, guidance counselor
fast food restaurants, guidance counselor, bagel shops: Elisa, HI, when looking for a summer job you want to look at places like fast food restaurants, grocery stores, recreation centers, movie theaters, shops in malls, specialty eateries like bagel shops or cafes or small restaurants in your area, golf courses...

Job Hunting Tips: sample cv and resume, dear sir or madam, letter writting
dear sir or madam, letter writting, action verbs: Eunice, Here are some general tips for writing cv/resumes and cover letters: 1. Keep your resume concise - no more than 2 pages - one if you don;t have a lot of experience. 2. Use action verbs to describe your skills and buzz words from the industry...

Job Hunting Tips: school/job, cvs pharmacy, esl student
cvs pharmacy, esl student, stable career: Mari, Herre are some suggestions that your mom might consider: Visit your local college/university to look into their continuing education programs to take some courses to brush up her skills (if she just wants to get a job). If your mom wants to go back...

Job Hunting Tips: school/jobs, john donovan, esl student
john donovan, esl student, home health care: Mari, Thank you for asking. A lot has changed in the probably 25 or so years since your mother attempted to go to college in Nursing. I recommend that if she is still interested in Nursing that she pursue it. There is such a national shortage of nurses...

Job Hunting Tips: school/jobs, barry saunders, esl student
barry saunders, esl student, stable career: Dear Mari: It is not easy to answer your question. Your mother is obviously smart and has a great deal on the ball. Apparently she lacks training. Perhaps onve of the Calif Community Colleges can be of some help. They specialize in adult education. ...

Job Hunting Tips: To go back to school or not to go back to school, clock set, new boss
clock set, new boss, education level: Christine, Be optimistic, be positive and believe you can make it work out. Then go talk to your new boss and explain the situation. Most companies are very willing to be flexible if you are seeking higher education. Especially if your education is related...

Job Hunting Tips: search for ......, traditional mail, freelance jobs
traditional mail, freelance jobs, 3dstudio max: Imran, Hi, here are some sites to try: www.nikitova..com (click on the careers link for more information on jobs); www.elance.com (this one is where employers post projects and you contact them with a price to do the project); www.animationarena.com/animation-jobs.html(has...

Job Hunting Tips: searching for at home job, inbound call center, work at home job
inbound call center, work at home job, work at home moms: Rule number one when looking at online jobs is that you should never, never, never pay a fee for a work at home job. Work At Home Moms (www.wahm.com) is a good resource for information about work at home positions. They post legitimate job leads for work at...

Job Hunting Tips: should I sign, wrongful termination lawsuit, excessive absenteeism
wrongful termination lawsuit, excessive absenteeism, career class: Sorry. We re all temporary help now. If you don t sign it, you won t be hired. Most states are now Employment at Will states. Kind of a long lecture but this simply means that companies don t need a reason to get rid of you. This legislation was...

Job Hunting Tips: My sister, playing computer games, auditory nerves
playing computer games, auditory nerves, deaf signers: Sara, I have always said that the only thing a deaf person can not do is hear! Your sister sounds like a perfect example of that. One of the hard things with any person hearing or deaf when they get depressed is to help them start believing in themselves....

Job Hunting Tips: my son, social security recipients, high school diploma
social security recipients, high school diploma, physical abnormality: Dear Sabi, The birth of a baby is usually anticipated with great excitement and expectations of a future filled with happiness and success. This exuberance may become muted with the birth of a disabled infant. It does not matter if the handicap is blindness,...

Job Hunting Tips: speech impairment, monday morning meeting, gaining confidence
monday morning meeting, gaining confidence, speech impairment: Hi Rachel, Ahh, the big interview! Job interviews & public speaking are natural fears held by millions. Before providing some ideas for you to consider, first let me share with you a story. I worked for a company that each year would have an annual...

Job Hunting Tips: speech impairment, barry saunders, speech impairment
barry saunders, speech impairment, speech therapist: Dear Rachel: If possible, seek the aid of a Speech Therapist who can assist you with the stuttering. Seek positions that do not require extensive communications. Tailor your resume to those positions. Have a professional company prepare the resume...

Job Hunting Tips: when to start applying, newspapers on line, midwest city
newspapers on line, midwest city, topusajobs: Lisa, Your husband should start actively sending out resumes in March and April with the hopes that he would have a job before your move in June/July. He can start doing his research now as to what companies he wants to apply to. He can write to the Chamber...

Job Hunting Tips: stay at home jobs, greeting card program, work at home jobs
greeting card program, work at home jobs, other search engines: Cindi, The work at home jobs are difficult to find. It takes a lot of research to ferret out the ones that are legitimate. If they are asking for an investment or if it sounds too good to be true, it is. One site that does have real work at home advice...

Job Hunting Tips: stay at home jobs, part time jobs, job search engines
part time jobs, job search engines, home part time: Jason, A website that some of my clients have had success with is 2work-at-home.com - you can register with them for free and you will receive weekly job updates by email. You can also search for jobs. Two others you can try are work-at-home.org and homeworkers.org.Remember...

Job Hunting Tips: strategy for internet job search, internet job search, job search engines
internet job search, job search engines, full time job: Tina, Finding a job is a full time job in and of itself. Some things that you can do in addition to the internet job searches include the following: Network - talk to as many people as you can, friends, relatives, neighbors, etc. Let them know what you...

Job Hunting Tips: Tech job hunting at 46yrs, medtronic minimed, customer support positions
medtronic minimed, customer support positions, us postal service: Thomas: I ll give you some advice about the best way I have found to find a job. While doing research for my book, 7 Steps to a Great Job , I discovered studies by Harvard and the U.S. Dept. of Labor that show over 60% of jobs that people get are not...

Job Hunting Tips: I can't get a computer field job yet in Canada, computer network engineer, barry saunders
computer network engineer, barry saunders, mr saunders: Dear Tekno: First have a professional resume produced by a professional company. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com Second, send the resume to around 200 - 400 companies that may have a position. Send them directly to the hiring authority....

Job Hunting Tips: can't find a job, volunteer group, completing high school
volunteer group, completing high school, productive member: Lisa, I would suggest that your sister join a volunteer group which will show potential employers that she is attempting to turn her life around & be a productive member of society. She can then use members of the volunteer group as her references & it...

Job Hunting Tips: can't find job due to inability to talk, insuance companies, nerve pain
insuance companies, nerve pain, nerve damage: The only jobs like that I know of are jobs where you can work from home doing things like data input for medical companies or insuance companies. I have a friend who works from home where all the communicaions are by email. But I really dont have much of...

Job Hunting Tips: teaching jobs, dod schools, saudi aramco
dod schools, saudi aramco, united states department: Dear Roberta: There are several organizations that offer teaching positions internationally. Most are ESL/EFL based learning programs. Check the internet for these schools. They normally want you for a year contract. The United Nations also has teaching...

Job Hunting Tips: teaching jobs, 50state, teachforamerica
50state, teachforamerica, teaching credentials: Roberta, If I am understanding your question correctly, you would like to teach in the United States in as many states as possible. Is this correct? First, you would need to take the coursework necessary for certification and the national teacher s exams....

Job Hunting Tips: What do you tell a prospective..., sexual harrassment, why did you leave your last job
sexual harrassment, why did you leave your last job, job abandonment: Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. First of all, people get fired everyday and still find other jobs eventually. What you want to stay away from is something called a hard firing. This is where you have been fired for something construed as a...

Job Hunting Tips: termination, collecting unemployment, domestic violence shelter
collecting unemployment, domestic violence shelter, mutual decision: Melody, One way that you can explain it on the application is to state that you were downsized or job ended . In the interview be honest and keep your answer brief and to the point. If you don t it can come back to haunt later on. If it wasn t your...

Job Hunting Tips: tips on resumes, creating a cover letter, cover letter resume
creating a cover letter, cover letter resume, customer service problems: Skyler, Below I ve created a cover letter & a punched up resume for you. I wish you the best of luck in your job search & hope this resume lands you the job you want. This took some time for me to prepare for you, so I will now ask two things of you....

Job Hunting Tips: Unavailable Applicant, resume cover letter, barry saunders
resume cover letter, barry saunders, desirable job: Dear Lindsay: Tell it like it is to potential employers. Including date available information is pretty much standard in communications through the entirement employment process. The cover letter would work. Suggestion is to have your resume & cover...

Job Hunting Tips: Unemployment Insurance, career resume service, john donovan
career resume service, john donovan, unemployment office: David, You can check with the unemployment office about it specifically-but the problem is their lipmus test is always the same-was there employment available for you after the sale of the company. The location of the job is really irrelevant. Part of...

Job Hunting Tips: Unknown Territory, degree in accounting, looking for a new job
degree in accounting, looking for a new job, mid management: Dear Adam: How about mid-level management positions. There are plenty of them out there in accounting. A lot of former accountants are busy these days involved in license plate making at several Federal facilities. You should have no problem finding...

Job Hunting Tips: Upper management transition, event management company, six figure jobs
event management company, six figure jobs, michelle weston: Dear Michelle: Send a cold resume & cover letter to Dover Downs Casino in Dover, Delaware. Get the address off the Internet. Just last night a little birdie told me they me be needing an event manager. I have no other details, but my source was in the...

Job Hunting Tips: unemployed (for now!!!), sir winston churchill, winston churchill
sir winston churchill, winston churchill, babe ruth: Scott, I can tell you need to go to my web page and read some of the goal setting material. It is at www.goldenmailbox.com/library I have wanted to write a book on working at home. There are lots of hearing impaired people who could use it. I can...

Job Hunting Tips: unemployment, wood truss industry, barry saunders
wood truss industry, barry saunders, degree in mechanical engineering: Dear Glenn: Don t tell them about your degrees. In fact lower the amount you made when working as far as temp jobs are concerned. You are just a plain Joe with a background in the wood industry looking for an average job. Good Luck Barry Saunder...

Job Hunting Tips: unique job search, career center resources, equine services
career center resources, equine services, working horses: Dear Brandy: My expertise on horses is limited to the track on the weekends and I usally loose a few dollars. You appear to be following the right leads. Try these websites: http://www.equineinfo.com/horses/employmentwanted.htm http://www.equineseek.com/horses/e/Equine-Services/Equine-Jobs/...

Job Hunting Tips: using internet for job search, job search engines, internet newbie
job search engines, internet newbie, job hunting: There are a lot of good job search engines on the internet that are free and where you can search for the kind of job by title and by geographic area. Here are some of the larger ones for you to try: www.monster.com; www.careerbuilder.com; www.jobhuntersbible.com;...

Job Hunting Tips: Various job search questions, prospective employer, best route
prospective employer, best route, cover letter: Ryan, You can either tailor your resume just for this job or you can address the issue in the cover letter. It is probably best to tailor the resume and the cover letter both. When it specifies no phone calls they mean exactly that, no phone calls....

Job Hunting Tips: Waiting to hear back, followup letters, follow up letter
followup letters, follow up letter, insiteful: Thanks for the update Thomas.I look forward to learning how everything ends. When interviewing with a company, you never know how things will work out. Some are very, very slow to make an offer because the offer may have to be approved by a numerous levels...

Job Hunting Tips: Want to Relocate from CA to TX - need Advice, internet job search, atascadero ca
internet job search, atascadero ca, barry saunders: Dear Linda: First, have a professional company do the resume. There are several listed at: www.resumestore.com Second, yes visit the area and in fact secure a job before you even attempt to relocate. As to October 31st, good luck, again no move without...

Job Hunting Tips: Work From Home, better business bureau, better business bureau on line
better business bureau, better business bureau on line, part time work from home: Nancy, There are jobs out there that are real and that don t require a fee or investment. Unfortunately, they aren t easy to find. You have to sort through and read what they are offering carefully. Here are a few websites to check out: www.flipdog.com;...

Job Hunting Tips: Work at home jobs, work at home jobs, better business bureau
work at home jobs, better business bureau, better business bureau on line: Judy, There are jobs out there that are real but you have to be careful. Unfortunately, they aren t easy to find. You have to sort through and read what they are offering carefully. If it seems to good to be true it is. Anything that is asking for a fee...

Job Hunting Tips: Writing a resume, writing a functional resume, motorcycle mechanic
writing a functional resume, motorcycle mechanic, motorcycle warranty: Ron, What you should consider doing is writing a functional resume rather than a regular chronological one. A functional resume shows the skills that you by listing them as skill categories and then you list your jobs under a work experience heading where...

Job Hunting Tips: how can i win the job i look for?, good eye, interviewers
good eye, interviewers, eye contact: Steve, Before your interview do research on the company that you have the interview with. Know what they have to offer and how the company is organized. Prepare for the interview by practice interviewing with a friend or a tape recorder. Anticipate and...

Job Hunting Tips: is about work at home online, better business bureau, better business bureau on line
better business bureau, better business bureau on line, internet jobs: Anthony, Nine times out of ten any internet job that is asking for payment is a scam even if they are offering a money back guarantee you still have to be careful. There are jobs out there though that are real and that don t require a fee or investment. Unfortunately,...

Job Hunting Tips: work at home, deafjobs, sorces
deafjobs, sorces, deaf person: Jeanne, I only list jobs for deaf or people working with deaf on mey web page http://www.vcaa.com/deafnews/jobs But one of the things I have hoped to do is find more places that people can get work where it can be done at home (which of course would be...

Job Hunting Tips: written scenario, city goverment, interview letter
city goverment, interview letter, recreation coordinator: George, That’s great news that you got the job! The government is very, very structured in almost everything they do. Their compensation is based on grades & Quartile system. Let’s say the Grade for your position is an 8. Within this Grade 8 position,...

Job Hunting Tips: how do I do it?, resume cv, jobcentres
resume cv, jobcentres, help take care: Hi Emmo, It sounds like you are doing the right thing, there are a number of ways to find work depending upon what kind of work you want to do. Calling, visiting, filling in applications and sending CV s (resumes). You need to find out what you want...

Job Hunting Tips: What Should I Do?, time college student, likes and dislikes
time college student, likes and dislikes, dean of students: Izik, Thank you for asking. Actually, you are not alone. Most 19-year old college students really don t know what they want to do with their lives-even when they say they do. Most college jobs are just that-jobs-not careers-that is what college is for-to...

Job Hunting Tips: how much is too much, microsoft certified system engineer, microsoft certified system
microsoft certified system engineer, microsoft certified system, entry level position: Dear Chris: Don t ever worry about too many qualifications. Put it on the line, more the better. Remember you are going for an entry level position in the real world and have to beat out all other entry level types. As to the logos, I still have them...

Job Hunting Tips: -, typical job search, irishjobs ie
typical job search, irishjobs ie, getting a visa: Luke, You can check the typical job search sites like monster.com; hotjobs.com and put Ireland in the search box. Also, here are some search engines specific to jobs in Ireland for you to try: www.irishjobs.ie/ ;www.recruitireland.com; www.jobfinder.ie/;...

Job Hunting Tips: What is going on with me?, harvard researcher, hidden job market
harvard researcher, hidden job market, open job: I always recommend that a job search rely primarily on personal relationships and only secondarily on replying to advertisements, using headhunters and other traditional methods. The reason is the studies by a Harvard researcher and the U.S. Dept. of Labor...

Joel, Billy: adaptation to song, words of encouragement, columbia records
words of encouragement, columbia records, tillie: Hi Tillie, You can try writing to him here : Billy Joel c/o Columbia Records P.O. Box 4450 New York, NY 10101-4450 Another way is to go to his web site, www.billyjoel.com, and try contacting the webmaster there or using the forum. Hope these help....

Joel, Billy: A song was written about my parents, 25th wedding anniversary, billyjoel
25th wedding anniversary, billyjoel, columbia records: Hi Angela, Other than thru Columbia Records, the only other place I can think of is going to his official website, www.billyjoel.com. Either e-mailing the webmaster there or posting on the forum. I will keep looking to see if I can find anything else. :)...

Joel, Billy: Billy Joe`s first album, cold spring harbor, melodic sound
cold spring harbor, melodic sound, remastering: Hey, Bryan, Billy s first solo album was Cold Spring Harbor , so you were pretty close! I haven t heard Sony s remastering of the album, but boy, it sure needs it! Billy hates it, for that reason - the album, when originally created, was mastered...

Joel, Billy: Billy Joel, history of rock and roll, columbia records
history of rock and roll, columbia records, kait: Hi Pat, I wrote Billy a number of years ago and got an autographed picture. He s with the same record company and this is the address I found. Hope it works out. Billy Joel Columbia Records P.O. Box 4450 New York, NY 10101-4450 Thanks for writing...

Joel, Billy: Billy Joel and country music, cbs sunday morning, country trash
cbs sunday morning, country trash, garth brooks: Hi, It couldn t hurt. Billy s Shameless was country-ish before Garth Brooks got hold of it. You could try writing to Billy in care of his record company. Here you go : Billy Joel c/o Columbia Records P.O. Box 4450 New York, NY 10101-4450 Hope...

Joel, Billy: Billy Joel, freaks and geeks, long hope
freaks and geeks, long hope, glass houses: Hiya, Jerry, I know of one song that Billy sings in French, called C etait Toi (You Were The One) . I m willing to wager that this is the song you re looking for, in that it was released in 1980 on Billy s Glass Houses album. And, as I recall,...

Joel, Billy: Billy joel's management, sony bmg, columbia records
sony bmg, columbia records, address thanks: Hi Mike, I pushed the wrong button to answer your question, so if you get a response that says I was unable to answer, that s why. I haven t given out a phone number before, so I am not sure as to what you meant by that. Instead of calling Columbia,...

Joel, Billy: Contacting Billy Joel for Fundraiser, american cancer society, address thanks
american cancer society, address thanks, columbia records: Hi, The way to contact Billy would be thru his record company. I have gotten autographed pictures in the past from this address, so it is worth a shot. Here you go. Billy Joel Columbia Records P.O. Box 4450 New York, NY 10101-4450 Get back to...

Joel, Billy: contact Billy Joel, fletcher allen health care, fletcher allen health
fletcher allen health care, fletcher allen health, vermont children: Hi Meredith, The best bet to reach Billy would be to contact him through his music label. I got a picture from Billy about 10 years ago from this address. Billy Joel c/o Columbia Records P.O. Box 4450 New York, NY 10101-4450 Hope it works...

Joel, Billy: Email address to contact Billy Joel, e mail address, time billy
e mail address, time billy, columbia records: Hi, I don t know his or if he has an e-mail address. If he did, it would not be known to the public or given out for personal and privacy reasons, as I m sure you understand. You can still write him thru his label as you already mentioned. Billy Joel...

Joel, Billy: Billy Joe`s first album, angry young man, tomorrow is today
Joel, Billy: Billy Joe`s first album, angry young man, tomorrow is today, hearted attempt

Joel, Billy: Contacting Billy Joel for Fundraiser, billy joel
Joel, Billy: Contacting Billy Joel for Fundraiser, billy joel

Joel, Billy: contact Billy Joel, friend troy, susan fitzgerald
Joel, Billy: contact Billy Joel, friend troy, susan fitzgerald, class reunion

Joel, Billy: A few questions about Billy, irish immigrants, matter of trust
irish immigrants, matter of trust, playing the guitar: Hi, About Billy s parents, I am curious as well!. It was rumored that Billy s parents were Irish immigrants, but Billy s father is German. As for his mother?. I have had a time trying to pin that one down myself. But his father was German. Billy...

Joel, Billy: marriage, getting married in vegas, song on cd
getting married in vegas, song on cd, military wedding: Hi, I would say you would have better chances of playing the song on CD. Lol. If you want, you could try writing Billy in care of his music label: Billy Joel Columbia Records P.O. Box 4450 New York, NY 10101-4450 Thanks for writing ...

Joel, Billy: how can you get a personalized picture of billy joel, billy joel fan, columbia records
billy joel fan, columbia records, billy joel: Hi Sue, I wrote to Billy with this address years ago and I got am autogrpahed picture back. It s thru his record company, Columbia, which he is still with. As for the tapes, you could try sending them to the same address, but I can t guarantee what...

Joel, Billy: pianos, steinway pianos, back of my mind
steinway pianos, back of my mind, sebastian: Hi, Sebastian, I m not sure of that answer offhand. In the back of my mind I seem to recall that he plays on Steinway pianos, but that may not be altogether correct. Sorry I don t have a 100% confident answer for you. Sincere regards, Rich...

Joel, Billy: Question about song `Pressure`, nylon curtain, goodnight saigon
nylon curtain, goodnight saigon, life thanks: Hi, Bryan - BJ didn t write this about his personal life. When you look at his Nylon Curtain album, there seems to be a theme throughout (as with the majority of his albums). I ve always Curtain interpreted as an album with a theme of CONFLICT. ...

Joel, Billy: Songs for a musical, personal interest project, italian restaraunt
personal interest project, italian restaraunt, miami 2017: Hi Bianca, Billy has a handful of what you would call story songs , that would fit a play/musical. Piano Man would obviously fit. So would Miami 2017 , Scenes From An Italian Restaraunt , Goodbye Saigon , and even We Didn t Start The Fire . Billy...

Joel, Billy: She's Got a Way, elizabeth thanks, computer trouble
elizabeth thanks, computer trouble, wife elizabeth: Hi Shawn, Sorry I took so long. I had computer trouble. This song was Billy s first single in 1972, although it wasn t a hit. It was re-released off of his live album in 1980-81, and became a smash hit then. I believe the song is about his first wife,...

Jogging & Running: 1.5 mile run, minute rest, mile test
minute rest, mile test, laps: Hi Jason I would do a good warm up and then do 5x 400 meters with a 3 minute rest.Next after a 10 minute rest i would do 12x 200 meters with 1 minute rest.Do these twice a week.One day a week warm up real good and then run 3200 meters,that is 8 laps of the...

Jogging & Running: 10 mile fun run, hal hidgon, jeff galloway
hal hidgon, jeff galloway, preperations: Dear Siwan I would love to work with you and your daughters in your preperations but I do this for a living and would have to charge.If you want to talk about it you can go to my web site for contact info. I wouuld recomend you go to the book store and check...

Jogging & Running: 10K times, tom spencer, strength train
tom spencer, strength train, elliptical machine: Hi Tom You hit the nail on the head tom.The body gets very lazy with the same old workouts.For progress you have to keep changing the stimulation of the musculature and energy systems.You don t have to go crazy,just start adding some 200,400,800,1200 with...

Jogging & Running: 10km, aerobic workout, speed races
aerobic workout, speed races, schdule: Eka, I think that if you continue what you are doing you will be on track to get around 40 minutes in a 10k. What you may try is what is called a Fartlek in your training. You wouldn t do it everyday, but once or twice a week when doing an aerobic workout....

Jogging & Running: 10km, schdule, milling
schdule, milling, four months: Dear eka First their is no way you will run 40 minutes with the 1.5 times you run now. I would say there is no problem for you to race in london but i would not put the presure on.Just enjoy and use that race as a base line to work with in future races....

Jogging & Running: 14 year old girl, side stitches, oxygen consumption
side stitches, oxygen consumption, s sports: Brenda, At your age, you should run for fun and not concentrate on times or distance. If you play other sports you are probably getting enough fitness as is. The body is very intelligent and will automatically adjust its breathing to your activity. Over...

Jogging & Running: 15km run, ymca, shape
ymca, shape, exercise: Sarah Are your working out in a gym also to build muscle and swim and do other things to rest the body yet keep or maintain it. Swim laps, do a different work out at a YMCA or a gym, not real heavy just to maintain. Do not push yourself too much. Build...

Jogging & Running: 1st time running a marathon, sprint triathlon, poor diet
sprint triathlon, poor diet, increasing weight: Dear John At this point in time it looks like your just enjoying your self and doing a lot of fun competitions and don t want to get to serious which is an ok thing and if you want to lift weights or anything else go for it.As far as thoughts i have many...

Jogging & Running: is 2 enough, height ratio, john thanks
height ratio, john thanks, rule of thumb: Marcos Your height is weight fine.There is no average miles for your height weight.It is all based on how long you have been at it.You just have to listen to your body as you increase your milaege.Marcos don t worry about the mileage.Focus your mind on completeing...

Jogging & Running: 2 miles, minute mile pace, minute pace
minute mile pace, minute pace, race pace: My best bet is to aim for your race pace goal , or 8 minute mile pace, and run it on a track to time it precisely. An 8 minute pace would be 30 seconds every 100m, or 2 minutes per lap. See how long you can currently do this for, rest for the same time...

Jogging & Running: 2 miles, time lisa, streching
time lisa, streching, article id: Hi lisa That would be no problem.If you want to follow that program thats ok.I would just recomend you just get out there and ease into it by just doing a run walk program and working up to all running.The most important thing is just make all runs comfortable.You...

Jogging & Running: 1.5 mile run, minute mile pace, turning 50
minute mile pace, turning 50, strength training: Well, I can t tell you what to do, if I don t know what you are already doing, or have been doing. To make any recommendations for a training program for you without knowing these things is rather directionless from my standpoint. You basically have a year...

Jogging & Running: beginner, consistent basis, improvements
consistent basis, improvements, absence: It s normal, because you have had a 25 year absence from running on a consistent basis. So, if you alternate the walking & the running, and gradually increase the running while decreasing the walking over time, you ll end up running just fine. Rick Karbovia...

Jogging & Running: bellys, brittany brittany, cardiovascular exercise
brittany brittany, cardiovascular exercise, body approach: Brittany, To tighten the belly , you need more than just running. You will need not only running (or any other form of cardiovascular exercise), but also a full body approach to strength training (not just the abdominal area alone). Results will vary...

Jogging & Running: breathless, fulls, health history
fulls, health history, half a mile: David, Since I don t know much about your current or past health history, I cannot figure out ideally what s causing you to be breathless, I can only take guesses at it. If you are only jogging for half a mile, that isn t much time spent per workout on jogging....

Jogging & Running: Numbness in shin, nike shocks, shoes nike
Jogging & Running: Numbness in shin, nike shocks, shoes nike, attender

Jogging & Running: gaining too much muscle in thighs from running, gaining muscle, right effort
gaining muscle, right effort, fine tune: Hi Valerie Gaining muscle will happen any time you start exercising,but a certain amount of fat can still exist.There is no set time to produce desired individual results,because the large variation of programs,advise,and the individuals ability to be consistent...

Jogging & Running: HIIT, mistaken assumptions, consistent strength
mistaken assumptions, consistent strength, strength train: Your HIIT won t defeat any fat-burning process. If you are gaining weight after running that much, I m quite surprised by that. 40 miles of running a week should be more than enough to allow you to maintain. So, if you have gained some weight, you must be...

Jogging & Running: Inner Knee Ache, training for a half marathon, stationary bike
training for a half marathon, stationary bike, alignment: Hi Lyci Most all problems are directly related to alignment and tracking,and this is what i see based on your description which could also be the start of a little chondromalica.What i recommend is start including some stationary bike riding a couple of times...

Jogging & Running: jogging time & cross county courses, cross country courses, cross country course
cross country courses, cross country course, exact frequency: Hi Amy, Cross-country courses are typically on most golf courses for HS runners, although there may be some city park or state park trails nearby you for some runs. I don t know where you live, so I obviously can t tell you much on where to look specifically....

Jogging & Running: Knee pain, volume intensity, reducing cholesterol
volume intensity, reducing cholesterol, rolling pin: Well, I have no idea what you do before your runs, but in order to reduce stress on the knees & legs, you need a proper warm-up to aid blood flow before your exercise to your working muscles. Using a rolling pin to gently massage the muscles is a good method...

Jogging & Running: knee soreness, massage device, foam rollers
massage device, foam rollers, words of caution: Megan, As some words of caution, never have 2, back-to-back hard workouts in a row. The body isn t meant to take hard workouts on little rest in-between. I am not a therapist and I can t decipher what is wrong with your knee from what you have described...

Jogging & Running: Learning how to run, wooden rolling pin, high arches
wooden rolling pin, high arches, sporting goods stores: Look into getting a massage stick, frankly called The Stick , as a tool to use in getting your entire lower body more warmed-up and prepared. Stretching beforehand usually isn t the best method to use, and a basic warm-up that most people use, i.e. lightly...

Jogging & Running: Manual treadmills, best exercise for losing weight, manual treadmill
best exercise for losing weight, manual treadmill, sidewalks: Manual ones are better for walking because of the slower speeds of walking. trying to run a manual treadmill will leave you susceptible to injury, not to mention the treadmill becoming worn down very quickly because of the jarring that occurs with running....

Jogging & Running: marathon, marathon time, half marathon
marathon time, half marathon, coach rick: I would aim for a 1/2 marathon distance instead. The reasons why is that if you aren t used to a daily running regimen, the marathon could be out of reach physically for you. A half-marathon would be simpler and easier on your body to prepare for. I also...

Jogging & Running: marathon training, marathon training, eye doc
marathon training, eye doc, milers: I carly I would go with 4 20 milers but also 7 15 to 18 milers.Just spread them all out and run them in control and you will be fine.The two weeks your out from running,i think you could do stationary bike workouts for time and you won t lose much.I would...

Jogging & Running: middle toe clicking, stationary bike, pin point
stationary bike, pin point, workouts: Hi Michelle Can t figure this one.Shoes can cause many problems if there is not enough room for the foot to expand on implant.You could try doing some stationary bike workouts for a while and see if it goes away.I have found over many years and miles that...

Jogging & Running: Numbness in shin, running on a treadmill, workout time
running on a treadmill, workout time, workout routine: If you went from zero miles & no running, to 3 miles per run, there could be some adjustments being made. I don t know what s causing the numbness, as I cannot solve injury problems through this type of Q&A format. I would back off the running to perhaps...

Jogging & Running: new jogger, bone density, bodyweight
bone density, bodyweight, muscle mass: Victoria, What one needs to maintain weight is strength training & cardio exercise, to help build & maintain bone density & muscle mass as one grows older. I can tell you right now that if you set out to do X amount of miles each day, you re going to...

Jogging & Running: new runner, foam rollers, muscle recovery
foam rollers, muscle recovery, good shape: You don t have to run every single day in order to maintain any endurance that s been built up. 3-4 times a week is what is recommended by most coaches & experts on the matter. Even the super-serious will take workout frequency down from 6-7 days/week to...

Jogging & Running: Obese-can I still run 2.4 km in 14 min?, medium pace, cardiovascular fitness
medium pace, cardiovascular fitness, endurance: Hi Sam The key to accomplish that is based on a 6 day week.You want to work your way up to a very confortable easy 45 minutes to build your endurance and reduce the body fat for 3 months.I would recommend after these runs you work your way up to 8 x 200 meters...

Jogging & Running: Running For Burning, swimmer body, minute workout
swimmer body, minute workout, alternation: Solomon, Well, I can tell you that you can easily do a jog/sprint alternation workout on the treadmill for 2-3 miles, although you might be good enough with 1.5 to 2 miles of it when you re done. A jog/sprint alternation workout is alternating jogging &...

Jogging & Running: Running on the Spot, kettlebell swing, heart rate zones
kettlebell swing, heart rate zones, target stores: Sue, It s hard to say how beneficial jogging in place with weights is. I m assuming they were 1-2 pound weights, but even then, over time, that weight could cause some issues in the shoulders & arms. As a substitute, I d recommend looking into the kettlebell...

Jogging & Running: Running, weightlifting and age, bench press, half marathon
bench press, half marathon, consistent commitment: Hi Kim Your 136 half does tell a nice story and does indicate it would be in your grasp if you could handle and wanted to explore the upper limits of a program with consistent commitment to the end result.The only way you could really get a feel for sub 3hr...

Jogging & Running: running shoes, champion c9, toned models
champion c9, toned models, customized shoes: Jasleen, I d take your shoes back if they are so uncomfortable. I m not a shoe expert, but depending on your mileage, the lighter the shoe & more flexible it is, the better it seems to feel for me and my past runners I ve coached. Since you are training...

Jogging & Running: Treadmills /Jogging /Knees, cardiovascular exercises, gym facility
cardiovascular exercises, gym facility, anti inflammatory medication: I m not sure where you went wrong because I have no idea what you were doing, in the whole realm of things, to begin with. I don t know how long your sessions where, what intensities they were at, or how frequently you did them. All that could be part of...

Jogging & Running: tapering before a marathon, la marathon, marathon training
la marathon, marathon training, conservative approach: On most things I see for marathon training, the 20 mile mark is well-enough to get you prepared to finish a marathon. However, with your daily mileage being 10-12, I imagine you could go longer if you wanted to. I think 20 miles is at-best a conservative...

Jogging & Running: 5K improvement--high school girls, high school girls, school tennis
high school girls, school tennis, multiple sports: A typical improvement doesn t exist, really. Why? Because there are too many factors involved with improving an athlete who plays multiple sports. My suggestion is that if she is focusing on tennis, a 5K improvement shouldn t be the main goal, improving...

Jogging & Running: Ankle pain, best shoes, ankle pain
best shoes, ankle pain, specialty store: Hi, Amy I m sorry to hear about your ankle pain. This can be a tricky one because it could be a slight injury, or it could be from running form and/or your shoes. So, I think that staying off of it for a week is a great place to start. Then, take...

Jogging & Running: breaking a 7 minute mile?, extreme difficulty, minute goal
extreme difficulty, minute goal, short of breath: Evan, The best way to ensure that you are running at the ideal pace is to maintain even splits throughout the race. If you re splits look something like this...1:30, 1:45, 1:55, 2:05...then you can run faster, no doubt. You re goal should be to run each...

Jogging & Running: cross country high school, orthpedic, quality nutrition
orthpedic, quality nutrition, junk foods: I can t fully factor in why your knee is injured, but over-training is very common in running, which can cause injury as a result. If your knee is still injured in the near future, you will have to take the rest your body needs. You can t force an injury...

Jogging & Running: fibula bruising, fibula
Jogging & Running: fibula bruising, fibula

Jogging & Running: Side of Foot pain that started a couple days after long run, cuboid bone, racing flats
Jogging & Running: Side of Foot pain that started a couple days after long run, cuboid bone, racing flats, chiropractor

Jogging & Running: sore arches, arches, gravity
Jogging & Running: sore arches, arches, gravity, toes

Jogging & Running: Use of Creatine and jogging, foot numbness, creatine
Jogging & Running: Use of Creatine and jogging, foot numbness, creatine, doing research

Jogging & Running: too fat to run, long distance runners, marathon runners
long distance runners, marathon runners, running training: Hi, Chanelle I think you made a great decision, as long as this group is teaching you to run. There will be some aches and pains at first, but that is to be expected because of your weight. However, there are a whole group of marathon runners and long...

Jogging & Running: fibula bruising, beginner runner, fibula bone
beginner runner, fibula bone, general location: Leyna, This is a tough question and in my opinion requires a visit to a sports-minded PT. Are you sure about the exact location being the fibula? The most common injury in runners in this general location is irritatiion of the IT band, but bruising is...

Jogging & Running: Hip pain, core work, hip pain
core work, hip pain, leg extensions: Hi Larry First thing any number of things could cause your hip situation.All injuries can be traced back to when it started with 98% accuracy if you think hard when you first started feeling it and what you might of done.The real answer to injuries is they...

Jogging & Running: half marathon training, marathon training, half marathon
marathon training, half marathon, question thanks: Well yes, training longer. But you don t need to do it 2 weeks before your race. It isn t going to help. You need a time period of a few months of good distance training without tapering for races to actually benefit from those long runs. Just a long run 2...

Jogging & Running: heart concerns, treadmill stress test, first half marathon
treadmill stress test, first half marathon, signs of heart disease: Hi Bill, Alot of questions here. I ll do my best to answer each one. First, the fact that you need to walk once or twice during your runs suggests that you may be running a little too hard. If you slowed these runs down just a hair, would you still...

Jogging & Running: Ignorant Injury..., tension level, tennis shoes
tension level, tennis shoes, running shoes: Hi Andrew First you have to have a great deal of patience.I was out 8 months years ago with chondromalacia and rehabbed it myself.I would not use a brace.Based on what your telling me on the biking it seems to be working.You just have to relax and give it...

Jogging & Running: Incline running vs 'flat' running, cardiovascular endurance, calorie burning exercise
cardiovascular endurance, calorie burning exercise, leg muscles: Well, your friend here, he s probably conditioning at a higher level, in which case it would help him. But he is wrong about you. Running is THE best calorie burning exercise, and running at an inclination isn t going to burn more calories. I would think it...

Jogging & Running: Jogging in the mornings, warm ups, gym class
warm ups, gym class, rec center: Good. If getting in shape is your goal, forget about what I said about the sprints. First you need to lose weight, I didn t know that. So for your morning jog, I d fit in as much steady running time as possible if I were you. Your goal is to lose weight,...

Jogging & Running: Jogging program, jogging program, recreation programs
jogging program, recreation programs, running times: You might want to look into a jogging/walking interval program, so it starts out with spurts of running, instead of a constant jarring on the body with a continuous run, with people who may not be used to doing it frequently, or ever. Start out with walking...

Jogging & Running: jogging, american lung association, rate of perceived exertion
american lung association, rate of perceived exertion, exercise induced asthma: Hi, Laura Congratulations on losing 32 pounds! That s awesome! Now, for the breathing problem. There could be a couple of things going on. The first, and simplest explanation is that you could just be running too hard. If you want a simple test, you...

Jogging & Running: jogging and weight loss, calorie intake per day, jogging and weight loss
calorie intake per day, jogging and weight loss, calories per day: Hi, Jackie First, your friend is definitely not eating enough for her activity level. Not even a sedentary person should go below 1200 calories per day. She needs to be up near 2000 calories or so. That may help lose the 5 lbs, but those last few are...

Jogging & Running: Knee and Calf Pain, salt baths, fleshy area
salt baths, fleshy area, calf pain: Hi Jim First i would do no running till the marathon and just go for walks.I really don t think the massage is going to help at all.The damage is done.You just have to let it heal.You can add some epson salt baths for the next 4 days,but not past monday.Put...

Jogging & Running: Knee pain, walking up stairs, workout schedule
walking up stairs, workout schedule, scott lowell: Hi Marc Most all injuries are directly related to tracking and alignment,and in the course of our life and activities many situations arise.The key is to treat the cause.It appears to me you have have a few things happening such as patellar tendonitis,little...

Jogging & Running: Knee pain, quadriceps muscles, walking up stairs
quadriceps muscles, walking up stairs, soft surfaces: Marc, Based on your description, it sounds like chondromalacia or runner s knee , which is basically cartilage irritation. In general, you should ice your knee for 20 minutes at least once a day, and up to 3-4 times, when it is irritated. I would also...

Jogging & Running: Knees Problem, connective tissues, chondromalacia
connective tissues, chondromalacia, great sport: Hi Din You didn t mention how long you have been running or how often which can play a real factor in some of the things your experiencing.Squash is a great sport, but the actions of the sport on the knees overtime can play havoc on alignment and the tracking.You...

Jogging & Running: knee pain, first half marathon, stationary bike
first half marathon, stationary bike, knee pain: Hi Billy It is obvious that the race took a lot out of your musculature,but doesn t seem very serious as long as you give it time to heal.I would not run for 3 weeks and i would use a stationary bike to maintain your fitness level.This would also be good...

Jogging & Running: knee pain, case histories, scott lowell
case histories, scott lowell, chondromalacia: Hi Bertram I think you have a slight case of chondromalacia.Here is my recommendation.Stop with what is causing your situation and get into rehabbing your knees.I have put together and copied some case histories with testimonials and prescription to take...

Jogging & Running: knee soreness, prevention exercises, knee soreness
prevention exercises, knee soreness, foam roller: Hi Steven I don t no anything about your training,but what i see based on your description is a weakness in that area and that you are not recovering from workouts etc.The foam roller is just a temporary fix.What you have to do is treat the cause which is...

Jogging & Running: Leg cramping, core problems, previous condition
core problems, previous condition, leg extensions: Hi Jonathan It appears to me that you have some alignment and weak core problems and your pelvis is rotating causing these problems.I would recommend to start really working hard on a lot of ab work, back extensions,abductor adductors,leg extensions and curls.some...

Jogging & Running: marathon running, marathons, height weight
marathons, height weight, marathon: Hi Jeff With out knowing your bio,height, weight, age, your times etc and past and present training,miles per week,long runs,etc and length of build up for your marathons it is very hard to advise properly.I will say that what you are experiencing is very...

Jogging & Running: numb fingers when running, numb fingers, definite diagnosis
numb fingers, definite diagnosis, ring fingers: Lacey, Is this condition brought on by cold weather? If yes, then I would consider raynaud s syndrome, would recommend seeing a doctor on this one. If symptoms come on regardless of temperature, then I will say that it happens in a few people that I...

Jogging & Running: Pain behind knee when idle, sports trainer, left knee
sports trainer, left knee, physical therapist: Hi, Kelly To be honest, I m not sure what might be going on with your knee. However, make sure to see a doctor, physical therapist, or sports trainer for more insight as to what could be going on with your knee and such. Until you can see a professional,...

Jogging & Running: posterior shin splints, posterior shin splints, stress fracture
posterior shin splints, stress fracture, right shoes: richard, an accurate diagnosis will require some sort of imaging....there are pros and cons to each. x-rays are most common, but are only useful if you ve had the injury for at least 2-3 weeks.....any less than that and the x-ray does not have the sensitivity...

Jogging & Running: proper jogging, major muscles, seventeen years
major muscles, seventeen years, personal decision: Hi, Paige Well, you ve got a couple of questions for me here. Let s see what I can do for you. Listening to music while you run is a completely personal decision. Also, you have to be mindful of your surroundings. So, depending on where you re running,...

Jogging & Running: Respectable time for marathon, music city marathon, isnt alot
music city marathon, isnt alot, elite runner: Hi Brian, I ll be the first to say that any marathon finish, regardless of time, should be viewed as a great accomplishment given your circumstances. To answer your question, I will give you some rough guidelines: 2:30 or under = Elite runner 2:30-3:00...

Jogging & Running: Running, stomach cramping, long distances
stomach cramping, long distances, nausea: Hi, Pat As strange as it may seem, it could be the water. I ve done the early morning runs (especially on race days), but water is something my stomach cannot tolerate early in the morning. For me, it will cause stomach cramping. Now, if it s a race...

Jogging & Running: Running getting a bad rap?, hiit training, speed workout
hiit training, speed workout, cross country teams: Kieran, I am part of the short & fast movement with running. I used to go by the long & slow, traditional methods of running (the 30-60 minutes/run methods), and ran into the same issues you have: the fat loss just seems to stagnate & stop, and the fitness...

Jogging & Running: Running Technique, smooth light, treadmill
smooth light, treadmill, runners: Hi Travis I know what there trying to say,but they really don t understand the subject.We all are gifted by our genetic make up from the guy up above,but what you do with it is your choice and the direction you want to take it.Running smooth light with a...

Jogging & Running: return to jgging after injury, stress fracture, shin splint
stress fracture, shin splint, running to lose weight: Hi, Mary Welcome to the running world! I haven t even done a marathon yet, but I know how it feels to have people tell you it can t be done. I ve also been done in by shin splints before. That usually is a sign of over training. Meaning you may be...

Jogging & Running: running in dry, hot weather; after diet, bad eating habits, half marathon
bad eating habits, half marathon, balanced diet: Hi, Natalie After finishing a detox, you will want to ease back into your physical activity. So, make your runs shorter and easier as you transition back to a full, balanced diet. You should be fine after a couple of weeks, but make absolutely sure...

Jogging & Running: running schedule, weight lifter, mile intervals
weight lifter, mile intervals, army test: I don t know your times at 5,000 feet, so I can t tell you. But as you probably see, your times will drop drastically if you are training intensely at that height. If you feel like you have improved alot, take a day or two off and then go run a 2 miler. See...

Jogging & Running: running schedule, mile time trial, weight lifter
mile time trial, weight lifter, track workout: Hi Eric First it is not going to be easy for lack up time and your body to absorb the training.The first thing i would do is a 2 mile time trial to give yourself a base line so you know right what you need to do and can get a sense of your progress as you...

Jogging & Running: running schedule, weight lifter, army test
weight lifter, army test, speedwork: Hi, Eric If you can run the distance without walking, I think you should continue to do that. It sounds like you need to work on your speed. Although I m not entirely sure how much time you can shave off in 2 months, I would keep the weight training...

Jogging & Running: running/walking shoes, college football player, long walks
college football player, long walks, walking shoes: Hi Guy Just any comfortable running shoe such as nike,addidas,new balance,assics,saccony,Mizuno.To fix those knees i would strongly urge you to start some rehabbing.I would recommend stationary biking to correct any alignment and tracking and possible some...

Jogging & Running: Side of Foot pain that started a couple days after long run, uneven surfaces, park path
uneven surfaces, park path, ups and downs: Erica, I m still going with peroneal tendonitis. Treat it gently. It is obviously not healed yet. Even though its getting better, if you start training again as if nothing happened, it could bring you back to square one pretty quickly. The bottom line...

Jogging & Running: Swollen Knee and Sore Back - Injury, swollen knee, excersise
swollen knee, excersise, knee problems: Hi, Tom I can definitely feel your pain (literally) as I have knee problems for 10 years and back pain for the past 2 years. However, what you re describing is too severe for me to say what has happened and if it was, indeed, the run. For that, you...

Jogging & Running: sore ankles/knees, john dehart, sore ankles
john dehart, sore ankles, sore knees: Hi John The most important thing you have to do in making a comeback and correcting any problems along the way is a great,great,great,great deal of patience.Work this program and also get into some real good core work.Any other questions just get in touch...

Jogging & Running: sore arches, sore arches, calf muscles
sore arches, calf muscles, asics trainers: Hi, Sandra You may want to include new insoles in your shoes to ensure that your arches are receiving the proper support. Make sure you get those from a running specialty store since they ll best be able to figure out what you need. Also, be sure to...

Jogging & Running: training, becoming a police officer, minute rest
becoming a police officer, minute rest, elliptical trainer: Chris, my first recommendation is to lose weight. Generally speaking, for every pound a person loses, pace gets faster by 2 seconds a mile. So, for example, a 30 pound drop in weight would result in a 1.5 minute faster run over 1.5 miles. The second item...

Jogging & Running: Use of Creatine and jogging, foot numbness, numb feet
foot numbness, numb feet, shoelaces: Hello, That s an interesting question. There have been no reports of numb feet directly related to creatinine use. Have you gained much weight since you ve been taking it? Extra weight could put more pressure on your nerves. Also, you are retaining...

Jogging & Running: Vomiting & hard-intensity exercise, olympic sprinters, intensity exercise
olympic sprinters, intensity exercise, common myth: I know of no main publications on the issue, but with my real-world experience of training track, cross-country, and other athletes, I feel that there s some kind of fight-or-flight response of the body when such high intensities are hit. This response may...

Jogging & Running: weight loss, lean muscle mass, strength training
lean muscle mass, strength training, miles per hour: Xiao, I can t tell you how long it will get for you to get to running 6 miles per hour for an hour each day. However, what I do want you to do is to make sure that you are not overtraining in your efforts to lose weight. Running is an excellent...

Jogging & Running: weight loss running, lean muscle mass, stress fracture
lean muscle mass, stress fracture, running to lose weight: Hi, Richard When I first look at your training, it looks like you re doing too much too soon. While running is great for weight loss, you still have to remember that normal weight loss is still 1-2 pounds per week. I don t really see a reason for...

Jogging & Running: Calorie needs for training runner, training for a half marathon, 1400 calorie meal plan
training for a half marathon, 1400 calorie meal plan, weight train: Hi Brandy Your weight loss is going well and as long as your able to stay healthy and staying away from injury i think your fine at your present situation.If you listen to your body carefully day to day it will tell you if you need a little increase just...

Jogging & Running: Chrondomalacia Patella, champion sprinter, strenght training
champion sprinter, strenght training, cartliage: Hi Brian Treating the symptoms which leads to correcting the cause is the way to go since your description tells me you do have some chondromalacia working.Whether it is maltracking i can t tell with out some quanatitative imput from you.In most cases especially...

Jogging & Running: knee pain, leg exercises, exercise routines
Jogging & Running: knee pain, leg exercises, exercise routines, good advise

Jogging & Running: returning to running, pre pregnancy, half marathon
Jogging & Running: returning to running, pre pregnancy, half marathon, long distances

Jogging & Running: HIIT, hubby watches, weight exercise
hubby watches, weight exercise, hiit: Hi Sue If you prefer to run indoors then that is what you should do.Don t worry about programs,there not necessary to get a good solid workout.Hiit training is nothing new,athletes have been running intervals for over a 100years.When you run fast your energy...

Jogging & Running: help knee pain, joining army, type of stress, joining the army
type of stress, joining the army, shearing forces: Hi Orr You are correct about your situation.Chondromalacia is the problem.Unfortunately with only a week or so before you report to the army there is not much you can do at this time.The program i use with incredible success takes time which you don t have.I...