Saturday, May 19, 2018

Getting Into a New Field Without Job-Specific Experience

During the job search, it seems like a majority of jobs require two-years experience, even at the entry level.

For many of us, we see this requirement as a disqualification, but for those of us who believe we have the skills to fulfill the job requirements, there is an opportunity to high light those skills that are relevant to the job.

Consider relevant skills used at other jobs, internships, even for college courses, then craft your application, resume, and cover letter to the job focusing on those skills.

Check out the following article about Getting Into a New Field Without Job-Specific Experience

By Mike Gamache
Blogger, Videographer

Finding Your Dream Job Keynote Speech

Here's a different perspective about finding your dream job.

Check out the video at the above link, then consider what your dream job really is. Could it be different than you thought, or maybe you've never thought about this concept at all?

Watch the video for thoughtful insight about your dream job.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

How to Change an Unhealthy Work Environment

We all want to enjoy our day at work as much as possible. We are also more productive when we are in a positive state of mind.

Here is some wisdom about how we can positively influence an unhealthy work environment.

Check out the above link for a concept that applies to every workplace with more than one employee.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Finding a Purpose-Driven Job

There is one reason we all work. We need to pay the bills.

Even at the best paying jobs, a paycheck is eventually not enough.

We all long for purpose. We desire a job that leaves us feeling good at the end of the day, and excited to get out of bed the next morning.

Check out this article about finding a purpose-driven job for ideas about finding fulfillment in the way you earn your paycheck.

By Mike Gamache
Blogger, Videographer

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Find a Career With Purpose In Your 30s

Check out the article at the following link to find a career with purpose in your 30s.

For those of us in our 30s, we should recognize the unique opportunity this time in our career provides.

We now have skills, experience, and qualifications. Yet we are not so far into a career that we cannot leverage our skills and experience in new and different directions.

Check out the article at the above link for ideas about finding a career with purpose in your 30s.

My Mike Gamache
Blogger, Videographer

Monday, May 14, 2018

Maybe Your Passion Shouldn't Be Your Job

Here's an idea - Maybe your passion shouldn't be your job.

I have heard many times from many people who made their passions their careers that it is not always the best idea to follow such a path.

The following link has a blog post and video about finding a job you love.

Check it out for an interesting perspective that may help you find the career that you love and the life that career compliments.

By Mike Gamache
Blogger, Videographer

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Management Is Not Always The Right Path

Society teaches to find what we want to do, turn it into a career, then to succeed at that career and move up the corporate ladder. That ladder eventually leads to management a majority of the time.

The problem is that management is a specific set of skills. skills which may be dramatically different than those of the career that one chooses to pursue. 

In several cases, management can be the right path, but in many, it may be far from an improvement in one's career life.

Watch the video and read the blog post about the management path and career alternatives 

By Mike Gamache
Blogger, Videographer