Posts by Michele Mavi

Work/Life Balance Tip: Family Escape Plan

Sometimes work life/balance is so out of balance that even finding time to plan a short trip seems impossible.  When family time is scarce, it’s not…

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7 Things You Can Do to be More Productive at Work Today

Having a hard time accomplishing everything on your list each day?  Do you go home feeling stressed because you didn’t really check anything off of your…

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How to Prepare for Tough Interview Questions: Video

You’ve prepared for your interview as best you can.  You’ve researched the company and the position at hand.  Now, you’ve made it to the interview.  You’re…

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Creating an Interview Prep Cheat Sheet

Whether it’s for a phone interview, or an in-person one, creating an interview prep cheat sheet can be very helpful.  Just as prepping for how to…

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Acing the Phone Interview

Whether you have time to prepare in advance, or find yourself fielding a follow-up call from an online application, a phone interview can be difficult to…

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10-Step Guide to a Career Makeover

Like it or not, the year is almost halfway over!  Don’t spend another moment unhappy in your job.  Here are a few quick tips to sorting…

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Tips for Filing Your Taxes: Video

Taxes are due in a just few short weeks and if you’re like most people, you’ve yet to tackle all the scraps of paper around the…

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“Disheartened:” Americans Still Prefer Male Bosses

Shows like Masters of Sex and Mad Men take us back to an era where the professional divide between men and women was plain as day. …

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How Do I Compete with Overqualified Candidates?

I’ve been job searching for months and I just found out I lost a job opportunity to someone who is extremely overqualified for the role.  How…

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Two Job Offers, Which is Right for Me?

I’m debating between two good job offers.  I’m thankful to be in a position to choose, but how do I know which is the right choice?…

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