My last article explored the first four questions from Jinny S. Ditzler’s book, Your Best Year Yet! Ditzler’s book proposes a ten question framework to assist you in setting up a strategy to successfully reach your goals. We will next discuss Ditzler’s fifth question as a stand-alone because it is of such extreme importance in […]
In the November 2012 issue of the Fort Gordon FYI Magazine, I wrote an article entitled “Prepare to Meet Your New Year’s Resolutions in 2013 by Creating a Success Strategy Today!” I discussed a goal setting framework described in detail by Jinny S. Ditzler in her book, “Your Best Year Yet!” She touts her book […]
Although I was a military wife for only 11 years, I moved 7 times. As a military spouse, you can anticipate numerous breaks in your career. Over the years, I have met a number of individuals, some with advanced degrees, who gave up their own livelihoods and financial stability to follow their spouses. Military family […]
In the May 2013 issue of FYI, I wrote an article about the book, The Proteus Solution by Jay Block. Although it is a fictionalized story, the book is a blueprint. It is a comprehensive job search strategy for today’s competitive job market. I would like to discuss a line from that article in more […]
Sometimes we are limited more by attitude than by opportunities – William James Life is good. Life sucks. How do you see it? It all depends on your attitude. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines attitude as “A settled way of thinking or feeling, typically reflected in a person’s behavior.” Wikipedia’s definition, “An attitude is an expression […]
What is the secret for those of you who freeze up and go brain dead at the mere thought of an interview? What can you do to increase your self-confidence and achieve better odds of a winning outcome after all the work you have put into getting selected to compete for a position? What can YOU do to become a star performer?