Month: July 2011

WEDDLE’s Summer Success Blockbusters

WEDDLE’s Summer Success Blockbusters Add the following books to your summer reading list. They are the best Resources for Job Search & Career Success. Work Strong: Your Personal Career Fitness System. This book introduces a complete regimen of activities that will help you successfully compete for and hang onto the job of your dreams. It

You’re Mediocre, Chump

You are destined to be nothing special, so you might as well accept it. That was the message from a prominent career counselor writing in a major news magazine awhile ago. As he blithely put it, “Failures may help you realize you are average; not everyone can be a star.” And then, just to make

Join the Career Activist Movement

Join the Career Activist Movement The Career Activist Republic is a fast-growing movement of working Americans. It is an online community that is open to everyone. And costs nothing to join. Why bother? Because the The Career Activist Republic is composed of people who believe they have what it takes to succeed, in a lousy

Avoid the Foul Cats of Business

Exercise Number 5 in my Career Fitness System is called Work With Winners. Although it encompasses four different activities, the concept is simple. Career success is best achieved when you’re employed by organizations that support you and with coworkers who enable you to do your best. In the past, you performed this exercise by being