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30
Sep

How to Handle Gaps in Employment

β“π–§π—ˆπ— π—π—ˆ 𝖧𝖺𝗇𝖽𝗅𝖾 π–¦π–Ίπ—‰π—Œ 𝗂𝗇 π–€π—†π—‰π—…π—ˆπ—’π—†π–Ύπ—‡π—β“ Employment gaps are a red flag for most recruiters, but there are ways to help reduce the burden of an employment gap. Especially in a post-pandemic world, most employers will understand and even be empathetic to the candidate whose gap was caused by the global health crisis. On your cover letter, be honest and direct (and quick) when mentioning your gap. An example: “I lost my job with XYZ

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29
Sep

Exploring Entrepreneurship as a Parent with Disabilities

π™΄πš‘πš™πš•πš˜πš›πš’πš—πš π™΄πš—πšπš›πšŽπš™πš›πšŽπš—πšŽπšžπš›πšœπš‘πš’πš™ 𝚊𝚜 𝚊 π™ΏπšŠπš›πšŽπš—πš πš πš’πšπš‘ π™³πš’πšœπšŠπš‹πš’πš•πš’πšπš’πšŽπšœ When you live with disabilities, balancing your needs with your parental responsibilities can be complex. Small business ownership can help you earn an income and pursue your career goals while giving you the flexibility to care for yourself and your family. Planning Your Business Developing a strong plan for how you intend to run your business can help you stay on track. Consider making a written business plan

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28
Sep

Matthew Warzel Featured in a Get Ahead by LinkedIn News Article!

So you guys, I just got featured on Helen Harris’ LinkedIn Newsfeed! This will mark my twenty-second time being featured as part of a LinkedIn News post, and forth of the Get Ahead by LinkedIn News series. Here’s to more as we wrap-up 2022! Please check out this fantastic article by LinkedIn as part of their new Get Ahead by LinkedIn News Job Search & Careers editorials from Helen Harris with our president, Matt Warzel,

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27
Sep

Matt Warzel Guest Speaker: Annette Richmond’s Smarter Career Moves Podcast

Check out our President, Matt Warzel, on Annette Richmond’s Smarter Career Moves Podcast πŸš€ I had the awesome opportunity to speak with Annette on her weekly Smarter Career Moves Podcast last month! From the post: Matt Warzel, Career Coach and Resume Writer, MJW Careers, joined Annette Richmond, Personal Brand Designer, career intelligence Resume Writing and Personal Branding, to learn how to beat your competition by using the β€œback door” approach in your job search. Hint:

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23
Sep

Your Name, Your Brand, Your Side Gig

πšˆπš˜πšžπš› π™½πšŠπš–πšŽ, πšˆπš˜πšžπš› π™±πš›πšŠπš—πš, πšˆπš˜πšžπš› πš‚πš’πšπšŽ π™Άπš’πš The key is finding a side gig that doesn’t feel like work. Something that isn’t overly time-consuming, but also worth the amount of income per successful project completion. You already have the skills, knowledge, and expertise needed to build a successful side gig. You just need to figure out how best to leverage it into a profitable business. Some ideas to consider are freelance writing, dropbox shipping, or

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