Losing a Job

Layoffs and unemployment can lead to new beginnings

Unemployment can be a blessing in disguise. Regardless of age or occupation, people who have positive attitudes, re-evaluate goals, and work hard, usually become stronger, wiser, and fully employed.

Starting a New Job

From Secretary to Virtual Assistant and Personal Concierge

With the rise of the Internet, there have been growing opportunities for those who want to provide "virtual assistant" services for busy people and companies.

Job Termination

How to explain why I was laid off?

The key is to stick to the facts and find a short, simple answer for why you were laid off.

Time Management

Jobboom poll: Where oh where to start?

You have calls to return. Emails to answer. A report to complete. A coworker to meet with. And a desk littered with reminder notes. And it’s only 9 a.m.! What step would you take first?

Changing Careers

Careers for people who love romance

If this time of year makes you feel at least a little warm and fuzzy, consider a career that gives you that feeling every day you work.