Posts tagged "Education"
11 Steps to Transition from One Career to Another

11 Steps to Transition from One Career to Another

We move from one career to another by choice and because we have to.  Perhaps we’ve become bored with what we’re doing or we realize we never liked doing it in the first place – “I just fell into it” or “my parent did it, so I followed that example.”  Or maybe the work we’ve... ...Continue Reading
How to Improve Your Skills & Knowledge "On the Cheap"

How to Improve Your Skills & Knowledge “On the Cheap”

Keeping your skills up to date is difficult when you’re unemployed.  One way to learn new skills and keep up with your field is by taking classes. I hear you now: Even if I  have the time to take classes, who has the money to invest? That’s where MOOCs (Massive Online Open Courses) come in.... ...Continue Reading

Listing Degrees After Your Name

I just got a question from a woman about whether to add “PMP” after her name. She asked specifically about LinkedIn. The question also is relevant to resumes. Here’s part of my answer: You can add it to your name, but I don’t think it adds too much and could result in people pigeon-holing you... ...Continue Reading