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Bob Larson, CPC

Negotiating with Your Employer Post Pandemic

CAREER REPORT JULY – SEPTEMBER 2021 ISSUE # 246 Negotiating with Your Employer Post Pandemic If you are like many professionals, you’ve been waiting to see how your workplace will adjust to the PPN (Post Pandemic Normal) , if one exists?   While the economy looks to be turning around, experts say you may have […]

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Bob Larson, CPC

Older Workers Not Looking to Retire Post Pandemic

CAREER REPORT APRIL-JUNE 2021 ISSUE # 245 Older Workers Not Looking to Retire Post Pandemic If you are an older worker looking to delay retirement, it’s important that you look and act youthful, display enthusiasm for what you do, and exhibit a sense of energy. It’s also very important to be well-liked by superiors and […]

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Bob Larson, CPC

Saying Goodbye to a Job Gracefully

Bob Larson, CPC Career Report: January – March 2021 — Issue 244 Saying Goodbye to a Job Gracefully As talk of a thaw in pandemic  hiring freezes rises, many people are already planning to look for a new position when the job market picks up.   In fact, one recent survey revealed that as many as […]

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Pandemic Unemployment and Thanksgiving

We must be grateful for our health, family and our jobs as unemployment continues to rise in numerous sectors of our economy. During this Thanksgiving Holiday let us remember the millions of good folks who are adversely affected by our unemployment numbers as this pandemic spreads wildly across our country and the world. Over the […]

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Bob Larson, CPC

Four must-have job skills that workers should aim to possess during and post-pandemic

October – December Issue # 243 Clear Communications – Whatever their level, communication is key for workers to advance. “This is really the ability to clearly articulate your point of view and the ability to create a connection through communication,” said Holly Paul, U.S. recruiting leader. For job seekers in particular, clear communication can provide a […]

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Make the Best of Every Zoom Meeting

Bob Larson, CPC July-September Career Report Issue # 242 If you don’t like attending Zoom meetings, you’re not alone. Most workers feel there are simply too many on-line meetings to attend on a daily and weekly basis, and that many of them are entirely unnecessary. But virtual meetings don’t have to be that way here […]

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February 2020 Career Report Issue 239

February 2020 Career Report Issue 239 FOLLOWING UP AFTER AN INTERVIEW Comparisons between job hunting and dating are common, and never are they truer than when it comes to the follow-up after the initial interview or first date, according to an article from CareerBuilder.com.  After either meeting, if you’re interested you want to let the […]

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2019 Career Reports

December 2019 – Issue 237 Tis’ the Season for Job SearchingNews from BLK October 2019 – Issue 236 Temp to Perm StrategiesNews from BLK September 2019 – Issue 235 Recharge Your Batteries and Love Your JobNews from BLK August 2019 – Issue 234 In Interviews Ask  QuestionsNews from BLK July 2019- Issue 233 Tips for […]

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