In-depth info by local experts for job seekers and workers.
If you suspect age discrimination is crimping your job hunt, make sure that your resume is not part of the problem. Here’s how to make yourself look younger (virtually, that is).More
Some people regard public speaking as something nearly as scary as Ebola. But by following these simple oration techniques, job seekers can calm their nerves and sail through their next interview.More
Are you considering a different job? Before you jump into the job search process, take the time to consider why you want to change jobs.More
Impress your bosses and co-workers — and make friends in the workplace — by using good email etiquette. Here’s how to break those annoying email habits that are unwelcome pretty much everywhere.More
To get the most out of your next informational interview, follow these rules about keeping the focus on the company or overall industry — and don’t ask about a specific job opening.More
Many companies are changing their hiring practices to bring others into the process. Because of time constraints, this often means holding group interviews instead of individual job interviews. To be successful in panel interviews, follow these six tips.More
Burned out at work? You don’t have to stay that way. Take charge of your life at work and at home.More
This may be one of the strongest years for seasonal hiring in more than a decade. But is it wise to include temporary retail work on a professional resume? These tips can help you decide.More
Wondering why it has been so difficult to move into a management position? The obstacle holding you back from moving up in your career is most likely YOU. Here are 20 things that could be ruining your promotion opportunities.More
Risk-taking is scary but, in the long run, sticking with a “secure” status quo may be even riskier. Here’s some advice on how to cope with the fear.More
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.
Lisa Quast is a certified career coach, mentor, business consultant, former corporate executive and author based in the Seattle area.
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.