In part II of this KGO 810 AM radio interview about coping with layoff, Career coach Nick Parham offers advice on processing the layoff and moving forward. It is important to stay positive, balanced and to have a sense of humor to ready yourself for applying and interviewing for new positions. Listen for more tips on how to stay positive, becoming enriched, and using your layoff to better your career.
Archive for February, 2014
Many professionals aged fifty and older fall subject to age discrimination in their careers. When dealing with age discrimination, Parham suggests thinking outside of the box and reconnecting with what you are passionate about. Listen to this KGO 810 AM radio interview for tips on coping with age discrimination and how to use it to better your career.
Career Coach Nick Parham offers guidance in coping with layoff in this KGO 810 AM radio interview. After a layoff or firing from your job, it is in your best interest to let yourself mourn your loss but also keep in the company of positive people and surroundings. It is also extremely important to take care of yourself emotionally and physically. Listen for more advice in coping to better prepare yourself for bouncing back and entering the job search with strength.
When job openings are posted online, companies often face an influx of hundreds to thousands of applications. To help them in the hiring process, companies have started using resume screening software. Career Coach Nick Parham offers tips on how to customize your resume and cover letter to get through the software filter system and on to the next step in the interview process in this KGO 810 AM radio interview.
In this KGO 810 AM radio interview, Career Coach Nick Parham helps you identify indicators of feeling stuck in your career. Are you excited to go to work in the morning? Once you’re at work, are you feeling engaged and motivated? If you answered “no” to any of those questions, you might be complacent with your career. This radio interview offers guidance on recognizing such feelings and how to proceed with steps to grow your career and overall satisfaction.
In this KGO 810 AM radio interview, career coach Nick Parham answers the question: should you put links in your resume? To give you a hint, the answer is yes. One tip: make sure that the links are a reflection of what you have done for your career. Listen for more tips regarding what, where, and how to use links in your resume.
Looking to quit your current job to advance your career, but not sure where to start? Listen to Career Coach Nick Parham’s advice on how to handle job churn professionally and successfully in this KGO 810 AM radio interview.
In this KGO 810 AM radio interview, Career Coach Nick Parham shares tips on managing LinkedIn profiles and status updates. Listen to learn how sharing relevant information, having an appropriate picture and more can help you connect better with your LinkedIn network.
Career Coach Nick Parham discusses elevator pitches in this KGO 810 AM radio interview. Having a good and authentic elevator pitch can help differentiate yourself from the pack. Parham shares details such as what elements to have in your elevator pitch to properly communicate the value that you add and leave a lasting impression on others.