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Advice for Job Seekers

Advice for Job Seekers

As a Philadelphia-based career consultant, I have to be in the loop, on the scene and on my A-game when it comes to making meaningful connections. Job seekers and career changers in the Bucks, Berks, and Chester, Delaware and Montgomery county areas should be aware of...

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A Collection of Interview Tip Videos

A Collection of Interview Tip Videos

Videos from around the web about expecting the unexpected during an interview. TIps to learn How to Answer Behavioral Based Questions like Why Should I Hire You? and your Body Language.

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The Importance of Good Board Leadership

The Importance of Good Board Leadership

Boards of Directors in Nonprofit organizations sometimes carry the weight of the world on their shoulders. They have to not only be fiduciary leaders, but show leadership in the organization’s mission and objectives. It is a tough job.

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Radio Interview with Morning Feed: Find a Job

Morning Feed: Gary Q Hines career coach and consultant. He helps you help yourself get a job. Gary Hines, Career Consultant, talks with Ed Feldman about how to find a job and starting the career you want on the Morning Feed; a Philadelphia based radio show, G-town...

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Radio Interview: Are You Employment Ready?

Gary Hines discusses how to find be ready to gainful employment with the hosts of LesBe Real Radio Talk. Gary Hines; Career Consultant - Are You Employment Ready? by Lesbe Real Radio Talk on Mixcloud

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Posts from my LinkedIn- Pseudo-Extroverts in the Workplace

What is a Pseudo Extrovert? We all know what an extrovert is or at least the characteristics of a true extrovert. Loud, brassy, ballsy and seeking attention. But a pseudo-extrovert? Who are these people? Pseudo-extroverts are really introverted people who exhibit...

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The Importance of Having Good Professional References

Professional references can be very valuable to an employer in evaluation a candidate's potential to do the job well and fit in comfortably with and organization's culture. This is one way that companies gather information on an applicants character traits,...

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Will I See You in September?

The summer is midway done, but you still have work to do!  What are you doing on these dog daze of summer?  Are you keeping busy with your goals to finally move into the kind of career and job that you LOVE?  Or are you being summer-lazy and thinking, I'll get to that...

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COVID-19 Career Advice

Interview with Darrin on Career Strategy

This is a client I worked with on his career path and what he needed to do to move forward.

Advice for Job Seekers

Advice for Job Seekers

As a Philadelphia-based career consultant, I have to be in the loop, on the scene and on my A-game when it comes to making meaningful connections. Job seekers and career changers in the Bucks, Berks, and Chester, Delaware and Montgomery county areas should be aware of...

read more
A Collection of Interview Tip Videos

A Collection of Interview Tip Videos

Videos from around the web about expecting the unexpected during an interview. TIps to learn How to Answer Behavioral Based Questions like Why Should I Hire You? and your Body Language.

read more
The Importance of Good Board Leadership

The Importance of Good Board Leadership

Boards of Directors in Nonprofit organizations sometimes carry the weight of the world on their shoulders. They have to not only be fiduciary leaders, but show leadership in the organization’s mission and objectives. It is a tough job.

read more

Radio Interview with Morning Feed: Find a Job

Morning Feed: Gary Q Hines career coach and consultant. He helps you help yourself get a job. Gary Hines, Career Consultant, talks with Ed Feldman about how to find a job and starting the career you want on the Morning Feed; a Philadelphia based radio show, G-town...

read more

Radio Interview: Are You Employment Ready?

Gary Hines discusses how to find be ready to gainful employment with the hosts of LesBe Real Radio Talk. Gary Hines; Career Consultant - Are You Employment Ready? by Lesbe Real Radio Talk on Mixcloud

read more

Posts from my LinkedIn- Pseudo-Extroverts in the Workplace

What is a Pseudo Extrovert? We all know what an extrovert is or at least the characteristics of a true extrovert. Loud, brassy, ballsy and seeking attention. But a pseudo-extrovert? Who are these people? Pseudo-extroverts are really introverted people who exhibit...

read more

The Importance of Having Good Professional References

Professional references can be very valuable to an employer in evaluation a candidate's potential to do the job well and fit in comfortably with and organization's culture. This is one way that companies gather information on an applicants character traits,...

read more

Will I See You in September?

The summer is midway done, but you still have work to do!  What are you doing on these dog daze of summer?  Are you keeping busy with your goals to finally move into the kind of career and job that you LOVE?  Or are you being summer-lazy and thinking, I'll get to that...

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Franchising as a Career Option

by Jahleel Wilson of Kaizen Biz Brokers 

www.kaizenbizbrokers.com

“Due to Covid-19, it’s possible that you’ve either been laid off, downsized, or your job is now in jeopardy. If so, maybe it’s time to think about franchising. Chances are you’ve heard quite a bit about franchising. But chances are also good that some of what you’ve heard isn’t accurate. Maybe you’ve heard that the only franchises available are fast food restaurants such as McDonald’s or Burger King. Maybe you’ve heard that only the wealthy can afford to invest in franchises. Whatever you’ve heard, here are just a few of the benefits of franchising:

Investment levels vary and most franchises are quite affordable. Financing is also available.
Franchises aren’t only about food. Think about any type of business, and chances are there’s a franchise concept like it.
Initial training is provided and ongoing assistance is available from the company whose franchise you are buying.
Franchises are proven business concepts. On top of that, almost 100 percent of the time you’re selling something that already has great momentum, hence the need for expansion and franchise.
Marketing materials, advertising, and internet campaigns have already been developed by the company’s corporate office.
There are many more benefits, perhaps the main one being that YOU get to choose the franchise concept. You can open a fast food place, a smoothie shop, a spa, or even work from home. There are hundreds of franchises, ranging from brick-and-mortar locations to home-based, or even completely passive. Franchises aren’t only B2C, there are B2B options, too.

Not sure where to start? We provide free franchise consulting services to assist you in making the best decision about buying a franchise, business or business opportunity. We represent more than 400 of today’s leading franchise opportunities and are well known in the industry for our professional approach by our franchise partners. Our primary goal is to help you navigate through the entire process and build a business for yourself and your family. Get started today and visit our website.  

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