5 Job Skills You Can Take From Retail Into The “Real World” 2nd Edition

‘What do you want to be when you grow up,’ is my first question to all new hires.  We share a chuckle and then they express to me their dreams.  Perhaps it’s the teacher in me, but that night I will sit down at home to check to see how I can help to make thse dreams come… Read More

12 Aspects to Consider Before Choosing a Career in Retail.

Aspects to Celebrate: 1. Most small box stores do not open until about 9 or 10 a.m. meaning most mornings you will get to sleep in even if you hold the opening shift.  The long operating hours also grants more flexibility to accommodate those with atypical availabilities, or those who find a strict schedule too stifling.… Read More

7 Powerful Keys That Will Better Influence Your Entry-Level Resume

About a week ago a friend of mine spoke to me about how she was hoping for a career change.  She has been in the service industry for 15 years and was ready for something more stable and something she had a passion and interest in.   I asked her to send her resume over to… Read More

Shake it up

Challenge #2 It’s time for one tiny huge change.  Yes you read that correctly.  The smallest of changes can make the largest impacts on our esteem and your own perspective of yourself.  It’s a common story, Priscilla goes to the mall to find a new work outfit.  She sees a mannequin that looks amazing in an… Read More