That Awkward Moment when You Didn’t Use Spell Check…

   Have you ever sent an email or text with a glaring typo, and you felt your soul fall to pieces as it floated away through cyberspace and to your friend’s phone or computer? The ever-popular iPhone auto-correct “fails” definitely make light of spell check faux pas, but when it happens in a job application, no one is laughing. Before you send out a cover letter or resume, triple check a couple of things.

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New Year’s Resolutions for your Professional Life

   I’ve never really been one for New Year’s resolutions. I usually forget to make one, make one and then forget it, or make one and solve it in about a week. This year, I came up with the idea to read a biography on every president before the year is over. What’s today? January 11th? Yeah, I haven’t started yet…

If you’re still without a New Year’s resolution and are much more focused than I am on making my 2012 spectacular, here are a couple of ways you can improve your professional life before the world ends on Dec. 21!

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