Quick and Quintessential Tips to Guide Your Job Search and Work Life
Job-hunting tips from the November 2, 2009, issue of QuintZine.
In recognition of Job Action Day 2009, we offer a Q TIP for each of our focus areas:
Green/Clean Energy Jobs — QuintCareers regular contributor Joe Turner interviewed Jim Cassio, author of Green Careers Resource Guide about green jobs, how to find them and how to qualify for them. The new edition of Cassio’s electronic publication now identifies 340 occupations that can lead to green jobs and green careers. Hear the show. The MP3 file can also be downloaded from Joe’s iTunes catalog (search “Job Search Guy”).
One woman was laid off from her job as an assemblywoman at a Motorola plant and took a VocationVacation with a dog daycare owner and then opened her own dog daycare facility. Other users have made a switch to a different type of career still within the corporate sector. A laid-off music-industry exec now works for a major hotel chain after her passion for the hotel industry led her to a hotel general-manager VocationVacation … and then subsequent employment in the industry.
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