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Ms. Marlo Thomas-Calloway, SHRM-CP/PHR
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Get Up, Get Dressed, and Get Moving

Posted by [email protected] on July 17, 2017 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)



Yes, it's Monday morning and time to get off to work. The weekend went by in a blur. The bed is feeling way too comfortable and all you want to do is sleep in one more hour. You dread the thought of going to a job you now hate.

 

However, is it not just the comfort of your bed that you are not wanting to get out of? Your mind, body, and spirit just aren't up...

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Military Professionals #Project Success

Posted by [email protected] on April 11, 2017 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Over the past four years, I have had the honor to be in front of a captive audience of military professionals that are soon to transition back to the civilian life. I say "captive" because whether they want to be there or not, it is required for what we consider on the civilian side to be their (mandatory) exit interview. I tell them that this employer cares about what and how you represent their employment as you are ...

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The Choice is Yours. 9 Steps to Positive Career Progression.

Posted by [email protected] on January 13, 2017 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)

So, you are going through a career transition. You may feel that you have wasted too much time in a position that is yielding you no fruit. Or, maybe you feel your talents are not being recognized and you are now disengaged at work.


Many professionals have gone through career transitions where the "...

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Focus Friday- What's Your True Purpose

Posted by [email protected] on January 6, 2017 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

 

"Walk in your true purpose". You may have heard many times during your lifetime some version of what it means to have a true purpose. There are tons of books by well-known authors that tell us we all have a true purpose. The quote that I share with you today speaks towards your true purpose. B...

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The Typical Behavorial Interview Questions

Posted by [email protected] on August 10, 2016 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Wordle: Standard Interview Questions


Are you prepared to answer these questions?

 

  • Tell me about yourself.
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Relax, Breathe and Let Go of the Baggage

Posted by [email protected] on August 8, 2016 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)



Teens, recent graduates, re-entry professionals, novices, older workers, veterans, and even disabled individuals are all competing in the current job market for employment. We have five generations in the workforce today. Job searching and job security for some can be very stressful. You find yourself seeking out, as many avenues that you feel will give you an advantage into o...

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Going For Your Gold

Posted by [email protected] on August 5, 2016 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)



As we anticipate the upcoming Olympics, it occurrs to me that all these professional athletics from around the world were not dream chasers but dream catchers. Yes, I’m sure their journey in capturing their dreams was long, hard and well worth the heartaches. But, they never gave up on pursuing their dreams. 


We all have ...

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The Bad Interview

Posted by [email protected] on August 3, 2016 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)

The Bad Interview


Scene- You feel no matter what answers you give it will never be enough; it shows all in their faces that you are not their choice. But what did you expect? It's 9:40 am. Your interview appointment was at 9:30 am. You are officially ten minutes late. Your plan was to be at the interview at least fifteen minutes prior. On top of being ...

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The Good Interview

Posted by [email protected] on August 1, 2016 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)

"The Good Interview" are the do's and don'ts and expectations in the interview process.  Have your ever experiened a good interview?


You've finally secured that interview of a lifetime. You wake up extra early to ensure you are on time and well prepared. You're sitting in the lobby waiting eagerly. While you're waiting you are thinkin...

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Start at the Beginning

Posted by [email protected] on August 1, 2016 at 6:50 AM Comments comments (0)


Welcome to MentorMeHRD blog.

Start-(verb): 5a: to begin a course or journey b: to range from a specified initial point  6: to begin an activity or undertaking; especially: to begin work http/www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/start One of the most complicated yet simple actions is to "start".


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