Creating a Successful Home Based Business

Starting a new, successful home based business is probably not at the top of your... 

Every Dream Starts with One Decision

Career Research Papers rolled around again for my sophomores and juniors. I was teaching... 

“It’s good, but…” Reflections on Rejection

Rejection.  Even the word itself conjures up images of arms pushing you out and... 

Granny Nannies Have a Special Calling

Sara R. is a professional editor whose services are always in demand. By 5 a.m. you... 

Top Jobs Outside the Cube

If you’re ready to put the cube farm out to pasture, but don’t know what kinds... 

Paula’s Perspective: What’s on Your Resume?

Work experience and skills are funny things. Even though they are the key criteria... 

Career Choice: Motorcycle Drag Racer

As part of an ongoing series where we profile nontraditional careers for women, SMW... 

Career Choice: FBI Special Agent

Excitement. Intrigue. Investigation. If these words have you nodding yes, yes, and... 

Are Your References Selling You Short?

If you’ve been searching for a job, by now you know the drill. As part of the application... 

Assessment Overkill

Q. What do employers want? I mean, what’s up with all these personality assessments... 

The 7 Phases of a Single Woman’s “Job Search Pain Cycle”

Do women—and single women especially—have job search pain? Absolutely! In fact,... 

4 Reasons Why a Single Woman Must Put on Her “Game Hat” to Find a New Job

There is a difference between how men and women approach their job search—and when... 

Rev Up Your Job Search

Single-minded career woman, start your engine—your job search engine, that is. You’ll... 

Green Careers for Women

Last year, SingleMindedWomen.com reported that green is the new color of employment,... 

Industries with Jobs for Single Women

Last September, SingleMindedWomen.com explored “Hot Careers in a Cooling Economy.” With... 

Finding a Job on Twitter

What if a little bird could help you with your job search? Well, it may not be the... 

Re-Employment Strategies: Internships and Volunteering

Out of work and feel like you’re out of options? Have you considered an internship... 

Increasing Your Market Value

You’ve probably heard the expression “market value,” and you no... 

Job Search Tool: FlexJobs

In these uncertain economic times, you may need to be more flexible when it comes... 

When to Settle for a Lesser Job

You’ve been searching for a new job for months and haven’t landed a...