How to Push Through Brick Walls

The Bagg Group Follow-Through Factor Challenge continues with The Bagg Group career coach Gene Hayden, author of the internationally acclaimed The Follow-Through Factor: Getting from Doubt to Done.   Your last challenge was to think of the pursuit of your goal as a story you want to tell. Every story is really the tale of… Read more »

Take the Next Step in The Bagg Group Challenge

The Bagg Group Follow-Through Factor Challenge continues with The Bagg Group career coach, Gene Hayden. Last time you picked one goal that you can make happen, without counting on anyone else.  And you figured out what you’ll say when you achieve your goal, and what you’d say if you didn’t. This time:  We’re stepping it up.  We’re asking you to think… Read more »

Take The 2015 Bagg Group Follow-Through Factor Challenge

A new year, a clean slate.   Maybe you didn’t do everything you had hoped to do last year, but January is about starting fresh.   So this January, reboot by taking The Bagg Group Follow-Through Factor Challenge to be sure to make a goal happen. If you’re a job hunter, maybe you want to … Get… Read more »

The Job-Hunter’s Wish List for Santa

It’s the most reflective time of the year – for employees and job-hunters alike. It seems there’s something in the air around now that triggers our instinct to look back over our shoulder at the year that was. And then to look ahead, and draw up a wish list for Santa for the year to… Read more »

9 reasons why now is right time to learn new language

It’s cold out, and you didn’t get the promotion or the job.  So what better time than now to think South America, Paris, Beijing, Moscow, Berlin, Cairo, Tokyo. The possibilities are endless. Travel to any of these places, particularly the warmer ones, may sound so appealing right around now.  But for most of us, it’s just not… Read more »

Good to know – skimming is the new reading

Skimming is the new reading.  It’s good to know when writing a cover letter, follow-up note, info interview request, or anything else you email. In fairness, people really do have great intentions to read attentively. But something happens to us online.  We get distracted –by the many other things we must and/or want to look… Read more »

The secret to writing a follow-up note

After an interview, do you or don’t you send a follow-up note? That’s a question recruiters at Bagg Professional, Bagg Technology Services (BTR), Bagg Managed Resources, Bagg @ Your Service, and Turn Key Stafffing Solutions are often asked.  Do we think it’s worth it to “bother” sending a follow-up note? In a word, YES. Surveys… Read more »