Landing your Dream Job Will Not Make You Happy

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/pdbratcher/4697075873/) jump! (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/pdbratcher/4697075873/) by ZalUk (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/pdbratcher/) Landing your dream job is the ultimate goal for many job seekers and they jump for joy when they get it. They think, for some reason, that the dream job itself is the end point rather than a part of the journey. As […]

Dream Job-What to find out at your first meeting with your manager

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/if_winter_ends/4623510796/) 265/365: Ball Pit Conference Room (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/if_winter_ends/4623510796/) by if winter ends (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/if_winter_ends/) Dream jobs start off with meeting your manager. After the obligatory introductions, the first meeting with your new boss on your dream job is a little scary. You don’t know each other that well leading to some […]

Dream Jobs and Chaos-How to Cope

One my beta testers for the book loved all of the advice in the book–but then had an incredibly difficult time to implement what was in the book because the dream job turned out to be a chaotic nightmare (http://www NULL.curemyanxiety NULL.com/Job-Anxiety-and-Work-Stress NULL.htm). Still a great job, but nothing you would expect out of a […]

Dream Jobs-The missing group you need to succeed

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/ethanhein/4188173964/) Middle office (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/ethanhein/4188173964/) by Ethan Hein (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/ethanhein/) Some client work for my Omnigraffle portfolio. An example of stakeholder mapping. Dream jobs have people who are stakeholders: people who have a vested interest in your work, but are not your customer. Because they are not your customer, your manager, […]

Dream Jobs Require Leadership

(http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/uggboy/4405805408/) Wonderful Dublin, fine impression of the capital of Ireland, taken in early 2010, with love and so much more…:) (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/uggboy/4405805408/) by UggBoy ( have fun doing it ) (http://www NULL.flickr NULL.com/photos/uggboy/) How long has it been since you started a dream job? If you are a grizzly old veteran of […]