In-depth info by local experts for job seekers and workers.
We don’t intend to sabotage our careers but sometimes, without meaning to, we do. Here’s how not to.More
Your next hiring manager would like to know how well you resolve conflicts. Before counting to 10 during your next office disagreement, checkout these five tips on unruffling feathers in the office.More
Everyone wants to be seen as eloquent, intelligent and credible. To ensure you’re being perceived in the way you want, begin eliminating these words from your professional vocabulary.More
Changing careers requires soul-searching, networking and maybe some new training, but it can be worth it.More
Working from home can feel like paradise — until you start going stir crazy. Take these tips to keep up you productivity (and your sanity) and maintaining your sharpness in between interviews.More
It’s no secret that LinkedIn is a powerful job search tool. It can help you expand your network, gain job prospects, grab the attention of recruiters and more. There are many other ways to leverage social media to give your job hunt a boost, though. Try these tips to get a leg up on the competition.More
Unhappy? Stressed out? Maybe it’s your career. Find out by asking yourself these questions.More
If you want to stand out from the crowd, you’ve got to be memorable, right? Well, not if you end up annoying the hiring manager. Make sure you avoid these aggressive behaviors that could get you blacklisted.More
When you work a full-time job and have a busy personal life, it can be difficult to find time to exercise. Here are tips to get in shape, even while you’re at work.More
The key to successfully disagreeing with your boss is to make the resolution look like a victory for both of you.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.