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

Chicago Could See Over 2,000 New Tech Jobs Created This Year and Next – built in Chicago

BY GORDON GOTTSEGEN Gordon's report is full of good news for Chicago and it's burgeoning tech scene. Mayor Lightfoot spoke at Chicago Tech Day 2019, and made several announcements about how the various larger tech companies were going to spread the wealth throughout ChicagoLand, especially into neighborhoods that are underserved by most employers. Mayor Lightfoot … Continue reading Chicago Could See Over 2,000 New Tech Jobs Created This Year and Next – built in Chicago

Top ways to sabotage your interview follow-up – Monster.com article

From a hastily written thank-you email to social media snafus, these mistakes can weaken your chances of getting hired. By: Daniel Bortz, Monster contributor Following up after an interview can easily be the difference between getting a job and not getting that job. There are many mistakes that can be made along the way - … Continue reading Top ways to sabotage your interview follow-up – Monster.com article

Tech Companies: Here’s Why You Should Hire a 59-Year-Old – Dice.com article

By: Lynne Goldman Many would say that there is ageism in the hiring process today, and yes, there is. It's subtle, but it's there. As a career coach, I hear from younger leaders that they feel ageism in reverse, because they feel as though they do not have required experience. From the older worker, I … Continue reading Tech Companies: Here’s Why You Should Hire a 59-Year-Old – Dice.com article

Career risks you should never take – Monster.com article

Don’t put your career in jeopardy by making these mistakes. (The last one may surprise you.) By: Daniel Bortz, Monster contributor The concept of "risk" is very subjective, and there are some of us that are more risk-averse than others. We will never grow until we take the risk involved. If we don't take risks, … Continue reading Career risks you should never take – Monster.com article