Career Corner Column

Controlling Forces – Copeland Coaching – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

One of the most frustrating feelings can be a loss of control. There are things you wish you could influence. You try. You go out of your way to plan for everything that could go wrong. This can feel especially true at work, where there are so many things that can impact your ability to succeed. When you find yourself in a frustrating situation, it’s important to step back for a moment. Ask yourself what’s really in your control, and…

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Step One – Copeland Coaching – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

If you’ve interviewed lately, you know the first step of a job interview is a phone screen. After you apply for a job, a recruiter from the company will reach out to you. They’ll ask to setup a time to meet. In the phone screen, the recruiter will ask predictable questions. They say, “Tell me about yourself.” Then, they’ll ask follow up questions. “Why are you interested in the job? Why are you looking for a job?” They may also…

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Annual Hiring Trends – Copeland Coaching – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

You may be wondering if you have missed your chance to get a new job. After all, you had a new year’s resolution to job search. And, you just didn’t get around to it. Or, maybe you did try, but it didn’t work out the way you were expecting. Well, I have some good news for you. You’re not out yet! There’s still time to get hired in 2019. Every month, LinkedIn puts out this really helpful report. It’s one…

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