Author: Lois Mccoy

Job Interviews: The Right Preparation

Attending a job interview is like joining a competition. You go in there hoping to impress the hiring managers and to prove that you’re worthy of the ultimate prize – which is an employment contract with their organization. A job interview is a very important and crucial event. You need to be able to show…
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Job Search Tips And Tricks You Should Know

Still think that applying to a hundred jobs a day is the best way to get employed? It’s time to think again. If you’re currently hunting for a new job or thinking of doing so, then I suggest you rethink your strategy. You might have a postgraduate degree from a top school but that’s not…
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Bullying In The Workplace: A Few Observations

I have witnessed different forms of workplace bullying. When I was just starting out my career, I couldn’t believe that bullying is alive and present in the workplace. I thought that it is something that is only present in school. I was surprised to see that there are still so many immature people in the…
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Working At A Job You Don’t Like Is The Same As Going To Prison Every Day

“I’m bred for farm work, and for such folk, the only A’s you get come from effort. Strife and strain are all the world can offer, and they temper you into something unbreakable because Lord knows they’ll try — without let up — to break you.” ― Mary Karr, Lit “Prayer will never do our…
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Be The Positive One

“Your comfort zone is a place where you keep yourself in a self-illusion and nothing can grow there but your potentiality can grow only when you can think and grow out of that zone.” ― Rashedur Ryan Rahman “Your mind can be your enemy or friend. If you always follow your heart, your mind will…
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Examine And Work On Yourself, Fix Your Life Again And Get Going

“We need sometimes to escape into open solitudes, into aimlessness, into the moral holiday of running some pure hazard in order to sharpen the edge of life, to taste hardship, and to be compelled to work desperately for a moment at no matter what.” ― George Santayana “I often think how unadventurous my life must…
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Failure Is When You Stop Trying To Do Something

“Success is messy. But so is life. Deal with it. Poverty is messier.” ― James Arthur Ray, Harmonic Wealth: The Secret of Attracting the Life You Want “Successful people play the part of being successful consistently in all that they do.” ― Lorii Myers, Targeting Success, Develop the Right Business Attitude to be Successful in…
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A Day’s Work Is Your Chance To Do Something That Matters

“Don’t overact the story of your name. Overact the story of your work.” ― Karl Lagerfeld “Now … if you trust in yourself … and believe in your dreams … and follow your star … you’ll still get beaten by people who spent their time working hard and learning things and weren’t so lazy. Goodbye.”…
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Never Sit Back And Wait For A Opportunity To Find You, Get Up And Search For One

“Actually, I’m an overnight success. But it took twenty years.” ― Monty Hall “Never sit back and wait for a opportunity to find you, get up and search for one, it exists find it!” ― Victoria Addino “As a child, at the age when others promise to be Chateaubriand or nothing, I had written that…
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You Must Not Be Ashamed Of Your Work

“One thing I learned as a journalist is that there is at least one disgruntled person in every workplace in America — and at least double that number with a conscience. Hard as they try, they simply can’t turn their heads away from an injustice when they see one taking place.” ― Michael Moore, Here…
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