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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Making a Major Career Change: What I Wish I Knew Before” – The Muse
Recently, I sold my business. Goodbye Target Parking! And now, I’m starting again as a techie. It’s not the first time I’ve made such a career leap. I’ve had a portfolio of business interests, floated a company on the stock exchange, and built a number of companies. I’ve been a waitress, a banker… Continue Reading

“Here are the secrets to a successful midlife career change” – MarketWatch
Steven Clark isn’t usually impulsive, so it wasn’t easy for him to wake up one morning and decide it would be his last day as a software engineer after 20 years. But the stress had been mounting for years as Clark, like many successful midcareer professionals, had ended up on a management track, dealing with office politics he didn’t care for. So he quit… Continue Reading

“Navigating the Emotional Side of a Career Transition” – HBR
Let me begin this post with a personal confession: Although I’ve talked with many managers about career transitions over the years, I’ve never had a career transition myself until now. For the past 37 years I’ve worked as a management consultant at the same firm I started in straight out of graduate school. I went from junior associate to partner to managing partner… Continue Reading

“3 Tips to Increase Your Chances of Getting a Promotion” – Chameleon Resumes
Promotions at an executive level present a couple of unique problems. First, the jobs are few and far between. This isn’t because of a bad economy, it’s just that the higher level the job the less positions for said job. Second, the competition is fierce. That’s why it’s important to do what you can to… Continue Reading

“Extreme Makeover: Job Application Edition” – TalentEgg
You tailor the contents of your cover letter and resume to each job you apply for, but have you ever stopped to consider what kind of first impression your application makes? Recruiters receive stacks of applications, and a few stylistic adjustments can make your resume stand out… Continue Reading

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“When Responding to Negative Feedback” – WSJ
No one likes getting criticism. But it can be a chance to show off a rare skill: taking negative feedback well. It is a skill that requires practice, humility and a sizable dose of self-awareness. But the ability to learn from criticism fuels creativity at work, studies show… Continue Reading

“10 Body Language TricksTo Power Up Your Career in 2016” – Forbes
Body language can be your greatest career asset. Here are ten simple and powerful tips to help you have a super successful 2016: 1) To make a great first impression, begin before you enter the room. In business interactions, first impressions are crucial. Once someone mentally labels you as “likeable” or “untrustworthy, ”powerful” or “ineffectual,” everything else you do will be viewed through that filter. If someone likes you, she’ll look for the best… Continue Reading

“Sheryl Sandberg’s Advice to Her Younger Self” – Inc.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg may seem like she’s always had it all figured out, but that doesn’t mean she wouldn’t have some words of wisdom to share with her younger self given the opportunity. Sandberg shared those words Tuesday during a Quora Q&A in which she also opened up about her personal life and an early speed bump in her partnership with Mark Zuckerberg… Continue Reading

“Where Millennials Go For Career Advice” – Inc.
I’ve watched, (and been a part of), the conversation around Millennials in the workplace for the last six months. It’s a hot topic – and for good reason. Companies are struggling to understand and embrace the youngest members of our workforce. At the same time, recent Millennial grads have a 26% rate of unemployment, and that number gets bigger if you factor in… Continue Reading

“4 Ways To Make Sure Your Resume Doesn’t Get Trashed Immediately” – Careerealism
Recruiters and hiring managers are skimmers. They look for keywords in your resume that resonate with them and the position they are hiring for. If they see something they don’t like, your resume will be thrown out without thinking twice. Here are some expert tips to make sure that doesn’t happen… Continue Reading

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Here is The Antidote to Fear and Time Challenges For Career Transitions” – Classy Career Girl
There’s no doubt about it. Finding time for yourself, your career goals and your job search is SO hard! We have families to take care of, bosses to answer to and not to mention your commute… Continue Reading

“Stuck, Bored, and Unfulfilled at Work” – Psychology Today
I just received an email with the plaintive title of “Stuck. Bored. Unfulfilled.” The sender was seeking any advice I might have to get out of this rut. This person is not alone; a lack of meaning at work is a common refrain among today’s workers. And what is particularly sad to me are the numbers… Continue Reading

“Embracing the 1-3-5 Rule” – Dice Blog Network
As any tech pro knows, it’s easy to be busy, but difficult to be productive. Meetings, phone calls, and reactive tasks can fill up a schedule, leaving you at the end of the day with essential tasks unaccomplished… Continue Reading

“25 Best Jobs For Work-Life Balance” – Glassdoor Blog
Maintaining a healthy work-life balance can be tough in today’s work environment, but some jobs allow for more flexibility than others. In fact, work-life balance has decreased in recent years, as employees have reported an average work-life balance… Continue Reading

“Why Job Seekers Need Business Cards” – JobMob
For most people, a business card is a tool your employer gives you to help connect with partners and clients. But what if you currently have no employer, or just want to connect…. Continue Reading

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Advice from Indeed’s SVP on Building a Personal Brand” – GoodCall
We’ve all read about the importance of creating a personal brand for yourself when you’re searching for jobs. But what’s the best way to pull off a personal brand that’s cohesive, professional, and – most importantly – true to yourself? GoodCall interviewed Paul D’Arcy, Senior Vice President at the popular career site Indeed, and asked him how job applicants can make sure… Continue Reading

“Three Lessons on Your Career From Some Fledgling Entrepreneurs” – The Bamboo Project
Yesterday was the first day of my Speedy Startup–a 12-week program I’ve been running in Bucks County, PA to help people who are unemployed start up their own businesses. We are super-focused on action and learning… Continue Reading

“How to Write a Tech Resume” – Dice Blog Network
A résumé is the story of you, limited to one page, that tells an employer why they should hire you for a tech position. It is a collection of your best professional moments, arranged to highlight your skills and… Continue Reading

“Should You Use A Recruiter In Your Job Search?” – CAREEREALISM
If you are searching for a new career or you are an eLearner earning your college degree online, you may have wondered if a recruiter could help you find employment more easily than if you take on the challenge by yourself… Continue Reading

“Transcendent Resume” – Career Trend
While many career bloggers wring their hands about resume length, fonts and keywords, I get all ‘jazz hands’ over more enriching and meaningful details. If you are ready to move beyond the tactics and transcend an ordinary resume message, then read further…. Continue Reading

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“The Truth About Breakthrough Strategies” – strategy+business
Ford, Apple, Netflix, Starbucks, and Google struck gold with these breakthrough strategies, and changed the game in their respective industries… Continue Reading

“5 Resume Writing Rules To Engage The Reader” – CAREEREALISM
If you think employers have the time to sit down and read each resume that comes in, that’s far from the truth! Employers scan resumes like headlines and the average time looking at a resume is 8 seconds… Continue Reading

“Is working from home right for you?” – Cube Rules
This is a good infographic on the benefits and challenges of working from home. Enjoy… Continue Reading

“4 Steps to Visualize Career Goals” – Glassdoor Blog
There are times in your career that job search may seem like boot camp, where you follow your sergeant’s orders unquestioningly. You just do what they tell you and trust they will guide you to the right destination… Continue Reading

“Design Your Career” Gather Inspiration” – The Bamboo Project Blog
Defining the career challenge you want to work on is an important first step in clarifying the issues and creating some focus for yourself… Continue Reading

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.
Copyright © 2015 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“10-Minute Transformation: Give Your Resume A Power Punch!” – CAREEREALISM

“How to Land a Remote Job” – Dice Blog Network

“White House Hailes “Change Champion” Employers” – Families and Work Institute

“How Long Should The Interview Process Take?” – Glassdoor Blog

“You Need More Than A Piece of Paper Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]” – Career Sherpa

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“7 Easy Ways to Beat Interview Nerves” – Blue Sky Resumes

“Wht’s the #1 Way to Get a Job in Corporate America?” – Career Hub

“How to Wrangle Down Anxiety and Empower Yourself After Job Loss” – Career Trend

“When Your Job Title Doesn’t Reflect What You Really Do” – CAREEREALISM

“How to have a productive workspace” – Cube Rules

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Does your company appreciate you?” – Keepie Careers

“How LinkedIn Has Improved the Search Experience for Most Users” – JorgenSundberg.net

“37 Ways to Meet People Who Can Refer You to Jobs” – JobMob

“6 Easy Ways to Achieve a Healthier Work-Life Balance” – Linked 2 Leadership

“Do you expect to win?” – Lead on Purpose

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Brands, Bling and Job Interview Things” – Career Hub

“6 Tips For Staying Sane During Your Job Search” – CEEREALISM

“3 Reasons to Categorize Job Skills on a Resume” – Cube Rules

“How to Talk Tech to Nontechnical People” – Dice Blog Network

“Eliminate This Filler Word” – Career Sherpa

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Career Transition news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Career Transitions.

Here are recent links of interest:

“How to actually take vacation, time off in 2015” – The Work/Life Balancing Act

“What Exactly is a Social Recruiter?” – JorgenSundberg

“7 Tips: Hot To Write a Template Cover Letter” – Glassdoor Blog

“Job Search Tips for Baby Boomers” – Dice Blog Network

“Four of the Most Powerful Words in a Job Search” – Career Hub

If you spot Career Transitions news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform! Please click on any of the following MindEdge online career development courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

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