Yearly Archives: 2006

It’s About Goals

It’s About Goals

Everyone knows someone who starts a sentence with “I wish…” I wish I had a better job … I wish I made more money … I wish I could lose 20 pounds … I wish I could go on vacation … I wish I had a bigger home … I wish I had a new car … I wish …. I wish … I wish …
There’s nothing wrong with wishing. What is wrong is …

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It’s About Communicating

It’s About Communicating

Technology is fabulous. Can you imagine not being able to use email, scanning, faxing, pagers, wireless phones, cell phones or a PDA?
Today’s phones have a variety of ring tones—you can select different ones for different people, telling you who is calling before you answer the phone (or choose not to answer it). Some systems even announce the name of the caller; again, allowing you to decide whether you want to answer …

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Judith’s Take; Fluffy Resume’s are in the Midst

Judith’s Take; Fluffy Resume’s are in the Midst

It’s not uncommon to get the career itch in the summer…is it time to move to where it’s not so hot (or cool)? I’m sick of the mosquitoes, give me the desert or I can make more money on the West Coast. Or maybe you just can’t stand the new CEO.
If you decide it’s time to see what’s out there and determine if the grass is really greener, make sure that what you put …

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Judith’s Take; Changing Careers . . . Is it for You?

Judith’s Take;  Changing Careers . . . Is it for You?

When it comes to working and careers, data says that you aren’t going to be doing what you are doing throughout your workplace lifetime.
If I’m any example, I’ve been a retail clerk, nurses aide, secretary, stock broker, financial planner, hotel operator, developer, syndicator, author, trainer and speaker. And, my time in the workplace is not coming to a close. The retail clerk, nurses aide, secretary and hotel operator were all jobs–nothing I …

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It’s About Fixing Your Credit

It’s About Fixing Your Credit

As January unfolds, spending from all the holidays rears its head. If you used a credit card for your shopping, you most likely spent 30% more than if you had paid cash. The credit card companies are hiking up their minimum payments and you may be worried about your overall credit rating.
If credit is a concern, DO NOT, spend a dime on anything that looks like, sounds like or says it is, a …

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