JUST ANOTHER FOGGY, OVERCAST DAY

Always Shoot to Under Promise and Over Deliver August 22, 2017 By:  Dave Cook, Career Counselor, NE MN Office of Job Training 2024 – That is the next time there will be a total eclipse (cue Bonnie Tyler), except maybe here in Duluth. On Monday, August 21, 2017,...

AHHH MAZING

Overcoming Obstacles in Our Path August 31, 2017 By:  Dave Cook, Career Counselor, NE MN Office of Job Training Amazing is a word that is really overused, almost to the point of making it meaningless. There are days and times where the action taken by another person...

POTENTIAL

Reaching Your Bar By: Dave Cook, Career Counselor, NE MN Office of Job Training What is potential? Webster’s says it is having or showing the capacity to become or develop into something in the future. Potential can be a blessing or a curse depending on how you...

GETTING A JOB

No Need to Do It On Your Own Dave Cook, Career Counselor  NE MN Office of Job Training Getting a job – not as simple as wanting a job. It is actually hard work and it takes a lot of effort. Here is the thing to remember, you do not need to do all the work on...

JOB FAIR BEST PRACTICES

Leaving a Strong First Impression Dave Cook, Career Counselor March 15, 2018 Job fairs are never easy – for either employers or job seekers. Employers are hopeful that they will receive one or two resumes that they can work with. They hope to meet a few people...

SOCIAL MEDIA – THE WILD WEST?

Powerful But Dangerous Dave Cook, Career Counselor  NE MN Office of Job Training  A coworker stumbles on your computer which is open to your Facebook page. They read a few things and post “HACKED” on your timeline and walk off. Another person spies your...