In-depth info by local experts for job seekers and workers.
The fine art of asking for a raise is one everyone needs to learn, and practice.More
Starting to feel nervous about that big job interview? Well, join the crowd. Nervousness is not only common, it’s healthy and can help drive you toward success if it is properly tamed by adopting these simple techniques.More
Do you cry easily, even at the office? Here’s why that’s a no-no, and what you can do to remain balanced instead of overly emotional at work.More
If you’re mid-career and hunting for work, the first thing you need to know is that the job-hunting techniques of yesteryear are no longer going to cut it.More
It may be three months until Christmas, but time is already running out for seasonal job seekers. Read these tips to get the inside track on positions that can help you earn more green, while keeping you out of the red.More
Here’s how to persuade others to do what needs to get done, in a positive way that will ensure everyone is on the same page about the task at-hand.More
Why stop at merely good, when you can be amazing? It’s easier than it sounds.More
The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County has updated these insightful online assessment tools that can help match your skills and personality to the jobs that are most in demand.More
Being ‘in tune’ with those around you isn’t just for musicians. But it takes purposeful effort to focus on each person and situation throughout the day. Here’s how.More
Bad habits like procrastination and tardiness are doubly bad at work. Here’s how to deal.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.