Author: Andy

Buzzing Your Career Brand

Google launched a social networking service called “Buzz” last week on Feb. 9 for all gmail users. Within days, users had already made millions of posts and comments. Not surprisingly, it’s become quite the hot topic among both the social…

Website Resource: Quintessential Careers

I first bookmarked the Quintessential Careers website about ten years ago, when I first started in the career education field. Throughout the years, this resource has become a go-to website. Description This website, located at quintcareers.com, offers A LOT of…

Five Things We Love About Our Jobs

In honor of Valentine’s Day today, we present a special Valentine’s Day 2010 post. Instead of posting about why we love our significant others (because that kind of a list would be simply too long, right?), we’ll post 5 things…

Protect Your Online Image

Do you use Facebook? Put up videos on YouTube? Belong to Linkedin? Participate in other websites where you post personal thoughts, pics, or videos? Have you just ever tried googling yourself? Though the results and implications of putting your information…

First Post

Welcome to the first official post of Career Action Now! All of us are excited to start discussing all the various aspects of purposeful career planning, including career self assessment, career exploration strategies, motivation, networking tips, and job searching. Yes,…