How to Handle a Layoff

In this economy, unfortunately layoffs are inevitable.  When a layoff happens, of course you want to ensure you have covered yourself regarding benefits, unemployment, severance, etc. (see a great article on this on About.com). However, beyond this initial reaction,...

How to Decline a Job Offer

I believe all of you would agree that the economy is tough…and many job seekers would probably feel lucky to receive any job offer.  But what if you receive a job offer that doesn’t align with your career goals? Or what if you receive multiple job offers and therefore...