Welcome to BlogNotions' Career Blog

The BlogNotions Career Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the Career industry. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on topics like improving your current career, taking the steps to start a new one, and much more more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

The Executive Update

Every week, NETSHARE hosts Ask the Coach, a phone-in coaching session with leading career management experts. In a recent Ask the Coach with Christine Dennison,The Job Search Coach the questions were focused on LinkedIn, personal branding and resumes. LinkedIn: Do I really need a paid account? Chris noted that the basic free account will allow […]

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Conscious Mind Workshop $100 Discount Ends Aug 2nd

The $100 early bird discount for the Conscious Mind Workshop ends on August 2nd, so the price goes up by $100 starting on August 3rd. That’s less than a week away. About 80% of the people who attend a workshop take advantage of the $100 discount and sign up early. The Conscious Mind Workshop is […]

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Conscious Abundance Workshop Kicks Off This Weekend

The Conscious Abundance Workshop starts this weekend, July 29-31, in Las Vegas. I’m really looking forward to it. 🙂 We’re also doing a pre-workshop meetup on the Thursday evening before the workshop, so attendees will have a chance to meet and connect socially before the actual event. The meetup details were emailed to all attendees. […]

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Online Classes to Boost Your Skills

Embed from Getty Images [embedded content] I’ve written about online classes before, which are a cost-effective and available anywhere way to boost your skills, brush up on software, and continue your quest for lifelong learning. Thanks to the career experts at The Muse, here are a few more to add to your catalog. Click here […]

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Dealing with Irrational People

How do you deal with irrational people in your life? Do they frustrate you? Do you feel a strong need to make such people see reason? Have you been successful with this approach? Of course we all have some rational and irrational aspects, so labeling another person as all-around irrational may be a bit of […]

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Promoting a Live Event: Convincing vs. Inviting

It probably won’t surprise you that I’ve received some emails from people who say they’d like to attend an upcoming workshop but that it would be a financial challenge to make it happen. Some people have pointed out the irony of not being able to afford the Conscious Abundance Workshop. My response is normally just […]

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5 Behaviors That Keep You From Getting Promoted

I run into them in every company I work with. Solid managers with real contributions. They work hard, they’re incredibly loyal, and they’ve been on the succession planning list forever. Much of the time they even have an MBA…AND they’re stuck. The promotions come and go. They’ve heard the pep talk so many times they can […]

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Fear Factor

Embed from Getty Images [embedded content] The only transition that may be scarier than a career change is starting to date again after a breakup or divorce.  Both rank up there as terrifying, especially as we age.  And both are scary for some of the same reasons.  Unlike searching for a new home or a […]

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Frontline Festival: Leaders Share Ideas about How to Take a Break

Welcome back to the Let’s Grow Leaders Frontline Festival. This month’s festival gives tips about taking a break from work. Thanks to Joy and Tom Guthrie of Vizwerx Group for the great pic and to all our contributors! Next month’s Frontline Festival is all about productivity-enhancing workspaces.  There are two ways to participate…either submit a blog post […]

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Conscious Abundance Workshop – Final Reminder

Today (Monday, July 11) is the last day for the early bird discount for the upcoming Conscious Abundance Workshop in Las Vegas. So if you want to take advantage of the discount and save $100, please sign up today. 🙂 To make your travel planning easier, check out the Workshop FAQ. It includes lots of […]

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