Who knows what 2013 has in store for any of us professionally? As you look back on last year, could you have predicted the opportunities that came your way, or the challenges you endured?
I know that in 2012, there were readers of this blog who…
- were unexpectedly presented with an exciting career opportunity—either within or outside their place of employment.
- decided (or needed) to return to professional life after a short or considerable time off.
- graduated from school and began looking for work.
- were laid off.
In this new year, there’s a good chance that one of the above may happen to you. (If not this year, you know it will happen eventually.) Don’t get caught unprepared, especially when you may have very little time before an interview! [Read more...]