Author Archives: admin-sextant
How to Discover What Is Sabotaging Your Job Search
What are you limiting beliefs? Last week I told that a limiting belief is something that holds you back from living the life you were meant to live. It is something that you have acquired from many different sources. The information you believe about yourself is false, but you believe it and trust it more […]
Is Your Job Search Sabotaged?
Sound like you? Do any of these statements sound familiar? I’ll never get a job. There are too many people out there looking. There are no jobs. I don’t know the right people. The above statements are limiting beliefs. They are sabotaging many job searchers. Those statements are wrong but seem real to the owner. […]
Job Loss and Self-Identity
Seven years ago I lost my job. It wasn’t just any job; I was working for my church. The church my family had been involved in for 100 years. I lost not only my job; I also lost where I went to church; the support system of people I had shared my faith with; the […]
Reduce Interview Stress and Ace the Interview
In my last post, I talked about the stress caused by interviews and how to it reduced by breathing. Not just any breathing, but diaphragmatic breathing or belly breathing. There is a remarkable relationship between how you breathe and the stress you feel. Put breathing from your diaphragm into your preparations to ace interviews. The […]
Interviews are like root canals without Novocaine.
Why are Interviews Stressful? Interviews have to be one the world’s most stressful activities. Given a choice between a root canal and an interview, I think I would take neither. I don’t like either one for different reasons. I don’t like the pain involved in a root canal or the expense. The interview just throws […]