Posts tagged "Fear"
Job Search Affirmations #2

Job Search Affirmations #2

Born from hard experience, these affirmations do two main things for job seekers: offer hope, confidence and comfort, helping you escape the anxiety and desperation that so often accompany job search guide you to actions you can take to be more effective in your job search I developed many of these for myself when I... ...Continue Reading
Why You Need to Stop Micromanaging if You Want to be a Leader

Why You Need to Stop Micromanaging if You Want to be a Leader

My clients complain about micromanaging bosses more than any other problem. Yet almost no one sees himself or herself as a micro-manager.  And people have asked me what is so bad about micromanaging.  Isn’t it a good thing to want something done right? Micromanagers Hurt Staff – and Themselves Micro-managers disempower, annoy and anger their... ...Continue Reading

Get FEAR out of the Way: How to Ask for Help With Your Job Search

It’s all well and good for people to say “network to find your job.” Many people think they don’t know how to network, or they are afraid of networking. Sometimes it’s not fear of networking, it’s fear because you don’t know what to say. HOW do you do it? What do you say to people?... ...Continue Reading

Job Search is Emotional

Every day, I talk to people who are coping with the emotions of job search. It helps them to acknowledge their feelings about the search. And there is a lot to get emotional about! Here are some common emotions and causes: You get excited about a conversation, a job possibility, a posting that seems exactly... ...Continue Reading