About Jean Juchnowicz

Jean is a certified senior-level human resources executive/consultant, adjunct professor, management trainer, professional speaker, career coach and author.

Career Coaching: Time for a Change?

By |November 26th, 2018|Career Advice|

Clients looking for career coaching often are not exactly sure what the process will look like and do for them. These clients tend to not understand the difference between coaching and consulting, even though there are some very real differences. Let’s look at this: The International Coach Federation defines the industry as follows: “Coaches honor [...]

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The Top 4 Books for Job Hunters according to Amazon

By |November 26th, 2018|Career Advice|

About to embark on a journey in the world of job hunting? Might I suggest some reading material to get you going? The economy is positive and the economic gurus are reminding us that there are more jobs available now and less unemployment now. This is a good time to advance your career. And a [...]

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All You Need to Know About Smoking and Job Hunting

By |October 1st, 2018|Career Advice|

All You Need to Know Smoking and Job Hunting! If you’re a vaper on a job hunt, you need to know about how tobacco-free workplace policies may affect your career prospects. In most US states, employers are legally allowed to implement no-hire policies for nicotine users by using nicotine testing along with other pre-employment tests. [...]

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These certifications will help your career

By |September 16th, 2018|Career Advice|

Evaluating certifications that can improve your career can be challenging, but these certifications will help your career. It seems like every career has the possibility of achieving a certification. Some important reminders when researching this area are: • Is the sponsoring organization the main organization for the career or the industry? • How long has [...]

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How to Prepare for these Common Job Interview Questions

By |July 28th, 2018|Career Advice|

How to Prepare for these Common Job Interview Questions. Preparing for a job interview can be very daunting. You may be worried about what questions they may ask and how you can best prepare to demonstrate your strongest qualities. Below, I've listed the most common job interview questions with insight into good ways to answer [...]

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How AI Could Effect Your Job Search

By |June 30th, 2018|Career Advice|

How AI Could Effect Your Job Search! As you begin your job search, you may find recruiters contacting you on Linkedin and other social platforms, asking about your interest in jobs they are filling. Now that Artificial Intelligence is on the rise in job markets around the world, you may wonder how this automation is [...]

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Find Your Fit

By |June 4th, 2018|Career Advice|

Find Your Fit! Benjamin Franklin, in a letter to Jean-Baptiste Leroy, 1789 said “…one thing is certain: death and taxes.” If you are in the job market, you may have noticed or will notice when you get a contingent job offer, that there is another thing that is certain. This certainty is the requirement that [...]

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How to take time off

By |May 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

How to take time off... Ah, holidays and vacations. We need to take this time to enjoy family and friends, and not worry about work. But Americans are known as work worry-warts. Yes, staffing is a worry, fear of layoffs, too much on the work pile, technology addiction, FOMO (fear of missing out) and then [...]

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What You Need to Know About Personal Branding

By |May 19th, 2018|Career Advice|

What You Need to Know About Personal Branding. Personal branding is the practice of people marketing themselves and their careers as brands. The personal-branding concept believes that success comes from self-packaging. You are your own Chief Marketing Officer. If you take up the challenge, then you manage your image and how you want to be [...]

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Non-Traditional Places to Network

By |May 6th, 2018|Career Advice|

Non-Traditional Places to Network can lead to a more robust relationship! If you're looking for new places to connect with potential employers, business partners or employees, get out of the house! Network somewhere fun, new or interesting. So where can you go? Let’s look at all the different places you could go:  The dog park [...]

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