U.S. companies are forcing workers to train their own foreign replacements – AXIOS article

By: Stef W. Kight - Reporter covering politics, criminal justice. Contact me at stef@axios.com. This is an indicator of how large US companies are treating some of their most loyal employees. While not unique, if you are affected by this, it can be very painful. Please do not see yourself as a failure - you … Continue reading U.S. companies are forcing workers to train their own foreign replacements – AXIOS article

How to get a job often comes down to one elite personal asset, and many people still don’t realize it – CNBC article (@WORK)

By: Julia Freeland Fisher, director of education research at the Clayton Christensen Institute The old cliche "it's not what you know, it's who you know" carries more weight than ever in our current employment and career progression theater. In fact, we here at eCareerCoaching.com believe it should actually be "...who knows you." When done correctly, … Continue reading How to get a job often comes down to one elite personal asset, and many people still don’t realize it – CNBC article (@WORK)

Bunker Labs – making a huge difference in the lives of returning veterans

Todd Connor is the CEO of this outstanding 501(c)(3) group According to Todd Connor, CEO of Bunker Labs, about 25% of our returning military veterans want to start their own businesses. His organization has the ability to Inspire, Equip, and Connect veterans to make these entrepreneurial dreams come true. Head on over to their website … Continue reading Bunker Labs – making a huge difference in the lives of returning veterans

SHIFT CHANGE – as our Economy Evolves, so does the Hunt for a ‘Good’ Job – Crain’s Chicago Business Forum article

BY CLAIRE BUSHEY As it has many times it has in our nation's past, our economy is evolving. This can be good and it can be painful. It feels like there is always someone that has been left behind during these evolutionary steps. If you are one of those left behind, get trained up for … Continue reading SHIFT CHANGE – as our Economy Evolves, so does the Hunt for a ‘Good’ Job – Crain’s Chicago Business Forum article

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—to find a new job – Monster.com article

Contrary to popular belief, December is when many employers are making a list (of potential candidates) and checking it twice. These job-search tips could help your Christmas come early. By: Vicki Salemi, Monster career expert The holidays are always seen as a time to put the job search on hold... We at eCareerCoaching.com say "full … Continue reading It’s the most wonderful time of the year—to find a new job – Monster.com article

This Is My Favorite TED Talk of All Time and You’ve Probably Never Even Seen It – Inc.com article and related TED talk

The psychologist Shawn Achor talks really fast and inserts a few jokes. He makes some excellent points. The crazy part? It makes me happy every time I watch it. Have you seen it? By John Brandon Contributing editor, Inc.com For years, psychologists have been telling us to look at things more positively. They want us … Continue reading This Is My Favorite TED Talk of All Time and You’ve Probably Never Even Seen It – Inc.com article and related TED talk

5 Tips To Make A Career Change In The New Year – Forbes article

By: Caroline Castrillon Contributor | CAREERS New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are two biggies in the American lexicon. At this time of the year, we all consider making changes to better our lives. Many times, that comes from changing employers. Over the last couple of decades, we've all had to come to grips … Continue reading 5 Tips To Make A Career Change In The New Year – Forbes article

Two Signs You Might Be Losing Your Job Soon – Forbes article

By: Ian Mathews Contributor | CAREERS "With the makeup of this team, I shouldn’t be this frustrated."Jerry Jones, Dallas Cowboys Owner There are almost always signs that appear - mostly recognized in retrospect - when you're about to lose your job. If you are feeling these in your gut, it's time to start your job … Continue reading Two Signs You Might Be Losing Your Job Soon – Forbes article

From Battlefield to the Business World — Veterans Make It on Their Own – TheStreet article

There are a host of resources and financing assistance available to military veterans who want to start a business. By Laurie Kulikowski With the leadership capabilities of veterans, starting their own company may just be the right path for many of them. If on the other hand, you'd like to look for full-time employment, please … Continue reading From Battlefield to the Business World — Veterans Make It on Their Own – TheStreet article

5 career myths that are holding you back – Monster.com article

By: Dominique Rodgers, Monster contributor There are "cliches" that we've all heard about job search and the process behind it. This short article demystifies a few of those. There are others. If you become highly introspective, you'll find out what you're holding dear to you - and what may be holding you back. If you're … Continue reading 5 career myths that are holding you back – Monster.com article