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Career Maker is where you find expert advice on how to reach that last rung on the ladder in your pursuit of the executive suite or how to find a seat on a public board.

Flexible jobs for mature women
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10 Flexible Jobs for Women Over 50

Have you been dreaming of a more flexible job than you have currently? Did the pandemic and society’s reaction to it cause you to rethink your caree... Read More
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100% of Jobs Lost in December Were Women!

In the past month, 140,000 jobs were lost. All of them, according to an analysis from the National Women's Law Center, belonged to women! In December,... Read More
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Finding YOU: 4 Tools for Clarifying the True You

There are times in our lives when the last thing we want to do is “dig in” and look inward. Job loss, relationship upheaval, illness are examples.... Read More
Working From Home
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Do’s and Don’ts of Working From Home

Me retire? Never I say! Why should I when I can do WHAT I do while working from home. Admittedly, there’s joy in not having to get dressed in my “... Read More
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Moving Your Workspace Outside

Slouched over at an ordinary desk while being surrounded by four plain walls can grow boring day-after-day. Working from home has increased with the s... Read More
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How to Be More Productive Doing Less

When It Comes to Productivity, Less Can Get You More What has the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 highlighted for me?  Pre-COVID, I was an over-schedu... Read More
5 Smart Career Moves
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5 Smart Career Moves

Did you ever walk away from an interview and know you didn’t nail it? Introduce yourself to a new acquaintance and feel like you missed communicatin... Read More
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4 Tips for Effective Virtual Networking

The importance of staying connected to our friends, family and community is one of the key drivers of our happiness. When you are connected to a group... Read More
how to work from home
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How to Work from Home Happily

Not everyone’s thrilled with working from home. They’re not good at it, didn’t choose it and aren’t particularly happy about mixing their home... Read More
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5 Tips for Working from Home Effectively

Let’s agree on this one thing: there is a big difference between being busy and being productive. Agreed? Organizing the stacks on our desks, fli... Read More
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Work in Place But Where?!

This working from home business is hard. I’ve received emails from CEO s and other Senior Executives full of smiley faces and winking emoji just... Read More
Approach a job search with an attitude of gratitude
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Can Gratitude Help a Job Search?

As the holidays approach the focus is on what we are grateful for and spreading joy. But job seekers, or those in any type of career transition, may f... Read More