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Life & Style Getting out of a downward spiral Getting out of a downward spiral(Video)
Andrea sat down with Organizational Psychologist, Dr. Joe Pace to talk about those terrible downward spirals. He provides advice on how to get out of the rut!
Life & Style Three reasons why December is the best month for job hunting Three reasons why December is the best month for job hunting
If you read my last column, we talked about the three top reasons why December was the best time to get a job.

Here is a high-level step-by-step guide I have given my clients to focus on for this month:

Maximize job-boards. SimplyHired, Indeed and Craigslist have great openings right now.
Life & Style The Downward Spiral The Downward Spiral
A downward spiral is different from depression or a nervous breakdown. A downward spiral will lead to depression if not addressed.
Life & Style How to get your electronic resume to stand out(Video)
Most employers in the Seattle area receive way too many résumés that they can comfortably handle. To give you perspective, in 2008 Eddie Bauer received around 55 applications for a receptionist job. The replacement opening a year later generated 900 applicants for the same opening.
Life & Style Local charter school is building our future one student at a time Local charter school is building our future one student at a time
The economy is in a slump, jobs are hard to come by and unemployment is high - those are a given these days. So how can we prepare our youth for an uncertain future? That's what the folks at a local charter school are working on.
Life & Style Awards show celebrating black women aims to uplift Awards show celebrating black women aims to uplift
When Beverly Bond started the organization Black Girls Rock!, her goal was to empower young girls of color and give them better images than the often negative depictions seen in the media.