In-depth info by local experts for job seekers and workers.
If life feels drab and depressing, Seattle’s gray winter weather may not be the culprit. You could be experiencing job burnout. Here are the signs that your job is bringing you down.More
The secret to overcoming Imposter Syndrome revealed here!More
If you don’t take care of the colleagues on your reference list, you may end up letting job opportunities slip away. Follow this list of tips to make sure your references will put you in the best possible light.More
January is National Mentoring Month, so I’m sharing the top three career tips I discuss with all my mentees.More
We all want to improve ourselves, don’t we? Here are nine simple tips to put you on the right track for personal — and career — growth in 2015.More
Hiring managers don’t want sycophants, they want honest answers and opinions from their prospective hires. Here are a few ways you can apply constructive criticism in a job interview without looking like a jerk.More
Happy Clean Off Your Desk Day! Once you’ve done that, clean up your calendar and gain more time back into your day by scheduling fewer meetings.More
Returning to work for a former employer can benefit both sides of the equation.More
There is no “perfect” cover letter, but there are 5 basic questions every letter should answer, customized for the needs of each hiring manager.More
Job seekers sometimes overlook opportunities available in the nonprofit world. Consider these advantages and disadvantages to nonprofit employment, so you begin your job search fully informed.More
Lisa Quast is a certified career coach, mentor, business consultant, former corporate executive and author based in the Seattle area.
Karen Burns is the author of The Amazing Adventures of Working Girl, a career guide based on her 59 jobs over 40 years in 22 cities.
Randy Woods Writes about job-search tools, networking techniques and other tips to help you land your dream job.
Kristen Fife is a senior recruiter, career mentor, blogger and resume consultant.
Michelle Goodman is the author of "My So-Called Freelance Life" and "The Anti 9-to-5 Guide."
Matt Youngquist is the president of Career Horizons, a career counseling firm.
Natalie Singer is a Seattle writer, editor and small-business owner.