The Workplace: Addressing challenges, showcasing your value and advancing your career

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August 2018

Unhappy With Your Current Job? Ask Yourself This Tough Question Now

2019-01-20T16:42:26+00:00

By Janice Burch, Career Coach, Co-Owner at Pro Resume Center, LLC You are at the burnout stage of your career, ready to seek a new challenge or just get out from under a negative situation. As a career coach, I ask questions about my client's work history and job performance in order to best prepare them [...]

Unhappy With Your Current Job? Ask Yourself This Tough Question Now2019-01-20T16:42:26+00:00

WANTED: Good Communicators

2018-09-05T12:56:35+00:00

Employers Want Verbal Communication Skills in New Hires By Janice Burch, Co-Owner, Pro Resume Center, LLC Maybe you look brilliant on paper or graduated near the top of your college class? Perhaps you ran circles around your classmates with research and discovery and received an award for your final project? That sounds fantastic…but how are [...]

WANTED: Good Communicators2018-09-05T12:56:35+00:00

Are You Promoting Your Company’s #1 Asset?

2018-09-05T12:56:34+00:00

By Janice Burch, Co-Owner, Pro Resume Center, LLC Most industries are crowded with everyone saying their company, product or service is the best.  High-priced marketing consultants and agencies are probably telling you to innovate or reposition your product better, buy advertising, redo your PR plan, create new materials or build a new website or social [...]

Are You Promoting Your Company’s #1 Asset?2018-09-05T12:56:34+00:00

How to Stop Using Your “Style” as an Excuse on the Job

2018-09-05T12:56:37+00:00

By Barry Breit, Co-Founder, Pro Resume Center, LLC Part 1 of 2-part article. Do you like to tell yourself and others at work you do best when you "wing it" on sales calls or during staff meetings, because you perform better that way? Or perhaps you tell people you’re a non-confrontational person and having tough [...]

How to Stop Using Your “Style” as an Excuse on the Job2018-09-05T12:56:37+00:00

Learn Your Working Style, Rule Your Universe

2018-09-05T12:56:40+00:00

By Barry Breit, Co-founder, Pro Resume Center, LLC Part 2 of 2-part article. See Part 1 here.  Do you ever find yourself wondering why your colleagues just don’t get things done like you do? Maybe you think your admin or boss would be more efficient if only they went after their daily tasks and projects [...]

Learn Your Working Style, Rule Your Universe2018-09-05T12:56:40+00:00

Top 5 LinkedIn Profile Tips

2018-09-24T16:38:24+00:00

By Janice Burch, Co-founder, Pro Resume Center, LLC We have been getting several  inquiries lately to help update or completely write LinkedIn profiles for our clients.  I am so pleased to see when people see the opportunity LinkedIn provides to them for their job search and networking capabilities, even if they are not looking to [...]

Top 5 LinkedIn Profile Tips2018-09-24T16:38:24+00:00

New Job Jitters: 10 Tips for Starting off on the Right Foot

2018-09-05T12:56:37+00:00

By Janice Burch, Co-owner, Pro Resume Center, LLC Do you get new job jitters? I can relate - with each position I’ve ever held. First impressions can help or hinder your perceived value in a company. You’re busy trying to remember names and duties, new processes and procedures, office hierarchy, client nuances and paperwork deadlines [...]

New Job Jitters: 10 Tips for Starting off on the Right Foot2018-09-05T12:56:37+00:00