Career Doctor Randall Hansen, Ph.D.: Career, College, and Job-Search Articles Directory


Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. the Career Doctor

Career Doctor Randall Hansen Ph.D.:
Career College and Job-Search Articles Directory

Career Expert Dr. Randall Hansen writes articles on a wide variety of college career and job topics including career change career development job-search techniques college planning graduate school internships and workplace issues.

 

CAREER CHANGE

Career Change Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Consultant/Free Agent Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The 10-Step Plan to Career Change by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The Word is Out: Becoming a Free Agent is a Hot Career Path by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

 

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

The Career Doctor's Cures & Remedies to Quintessentially Perplexing Career and Job-Hunting Ailments: Part I Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The Career Doctor's Cures & Remedies to Quintessentially Perplexing Career and Job-Hunting Ailments: Part II Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Career Research Checklist by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Developing a Strategic Vision for Your Career Plan by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Getting Fired: An Opportunity for Change and Growth by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

International Job-Seeker Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job-Hunting Etiquette Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Quintessential Careers Job Interviewing Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Quintessential Careers Job Skills Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Resume Strategy Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

Resume Writing Quiz: Career Changers by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Resume Writing Quiz: Entry-level Job-Seeker/New Graduate by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Resume Writing Quiz: Experienced Job-Seekers by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

Salary Negotiation Compensation and Job Offer Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

10-Step Career Tune-Up by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

10 Tips for Getting Your Work/Life in Balance by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

10 Tips for Successful Career Planning by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Time to Change Jobs ... or Careers? A Quintessential Careers Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Using a Career Journal to Further Your Career Development and Empower Your Job-Search by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Using a SWOT Analysis in Your Career Planning by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

Work/Life Balance Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Workplace Values Assessment: Do You Know the Work Values You Most Want in a Job and an Employer -- and Does Your Current Employment Reflect Those Values? by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

You Need a Career or Life Coach if... by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

 

COLLEGE PLANNING/EDUCATION

Choosing a College Major: How to Chart Your Ideal Path by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Choosing a College that's Right for You by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

College Admissions Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

College-Bound High School Senior Planning Calendar by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Distance Learning Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Distance Learning Pros and Cons by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Distance Learning Self-Assessment Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

So You've Graduated College . . . What's Next for You? Eight Critical Issues Facing New Grads by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The College/Graduate School Admissions Domino Effect by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Your First Year of College: 25 Tips to Help You Survive and Thrive Your Freshman Year and Beyond by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Your Senior Year in College: 15 Activities that are Pivotal to Your Job-Search Success by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL

 

Considering Graduate School? Answer These Five Questions Before You Decide by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Criteria for Choosing a Graduate Program by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The Master of Business Administration: Is the MBA Worth the Time Effort and Cost? by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Mastering Your MBA Application by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

 

INTERNSHIPS

 

How to Find Your Ideal Internship by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Internship Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Making the Most of Your Internship(s) by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

 

JOB-SEARCH TECHNIQUES

 

Cold Calling: A Time-Tested Method of Job-Hunting by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Cover Letter Checklist by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Cover Letter Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

Cover Letter Formula by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The Job-Search Domino Effect: Key Phases of Your Job Search by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

15 Myths and Misconceptions About Job-Hunting by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Fundamentals of a Good Resume by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Internet Job-Hunting Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job-Hunting in Times of Uncertainty: Five Overlooked Strategies to Help Make Your Job Search More Productive -- and Successful by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job Interview Follow-Up Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job Offer Too Low? Use These Key Salary Negotiation Techniques to Write a Counter Proposal Letter by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Interviewing Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job-Hunting Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job Search Checklist by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

A Job-Seeker's Guide to Successfully Completing Job Applications by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Making a Successful Transition from College to Career: Time for a Reality Check by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

Mastering the On-Site Interview: A Guide to Company Visits by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

New City New Job: How to Conduct a Long-Distance Job Search by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Networking Business Cards: An Essential Job-Search Tool for Career Changers and College Students When A Resume Just Won't Do by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Networking Your Way to a New Job by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The New Era of Job-Hunting: Strategies for Finding Employment on the Internet by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Preparing a Curriculum Vitae (CV) by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

References: The Keys to Choosing and Using the Best Job References in Your Job Search by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Responding to Requests for Salary Requirements or Salary Histories: Strategies and Suggestions by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Resume Critique Worksheet by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Resume Found: Keys to Successful Search Engine Registration by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Salary Negotiation Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Scannable Resume Fundamentals: How to Write Text Resumes by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Step-by-Step Guide to Researching Companies by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

10 Essential Tips for Landing a Job Overseas by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

The Ten Keys to Success at Job and Career Fairs by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

10 Reality Checks of Job-Hunting: Overcoming Common Job-Search Mistakes by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

10 Ways to Develop Job Leads by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Tips for a Dynamic Email Cover Letter by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Top Jobs for 2000 and Beyond by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Trying to Make Sense of the Job Market and Employment Outlooks by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Types of Job Interviews by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Uncovering a Company's Corporate Culture is a Critical Task for Job-Seekers by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Using Key Marketing Tools to Position Yourself on the Job Market by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

A Web-Ready Resume Can Be a Major Advantage in Your Job Search by Katharine Hansen and Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

What Resume Format is Best for You? by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

When Job-Hunting: Dress for Success by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Your Job Skills Portfolio: Giving You an Edge in the Marketplace by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

 

TEENS

 

A Guide for Teens: How to Find a Summer Job by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Helpful Job-Searching Hints for Teen Job-Seekers by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

High School Seniors: Preparing for Your Next Step After High School by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Florida Teens: The Possibilities Seems Endless After High School by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job Ideas for Teens 15 and Younger: Beyond Babysitting by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Teen Business Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

 

WORKPLACE ISSUES

 

Don't Hold Your Breath for That Year-End Bonus by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Do's and Don'ts of Requesting a Raise by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Getting the Raise You Deserve by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Holiday Office Party Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Is Job Flexibility Right For You? A Quintessential Careers Quiz by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Job Resignation Do's and Don'ts by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Moving Up the Ladder: 10 Strategies for Getting Yourself Promoted by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Resigning with Class: How to Diplomatically Resign From Your Job by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D.

Your First Days Working at a New Job: 20 Tips to Help You Make a Great Impression by Randall S. Hansen Ph.D. and Katharine Hansen.

 

Read more About Career Doctor Randall Hansen.

 

CareerDoctor.org Dr. Randall Hansen is THE Career Doctor. He is also is founder of Quintessential Careers one of the oldest and most comprehensive career development sites on the Web as well CEO of EmpoweringSites.com. He is also founder of MyCollegeSuccessStory.com and EnhanceMyVocabulary.com. He is publisher of Quintessential Careers Press including the Quintessential Careers electronic newsletter QuintZine. Dr. Hansen is also a published author with several books chapters in books and hundreds of articles. He's often quoted in the media and conducts empowering workshops around the country. Finally Dr. Hansen is also an educator having taught at the college level for more than 15 years. Learn more.

 

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