Resume Tips: Don’t Do This

In preparing, editing, and targeting your resume to specific companies and jobs, there are several things NOT to do. Here are 10 tips from Dawn Dugan, writing for Salary.com: Do not include an unrealistic objective: “Outlandish, overconfident, or ‘out there’ objective statements almost always ensure that the rest of your resume isn’t read.” Do not […]

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Do You Want to Be in the Music Industry? Then, Read This!

Everyone in the music industry is caught between a rock and a hard place. Sales of physical albums are way down. Free pirated music downloads abound. The industry thought it had a great solution with Apple’s iTunes and the iTunes Store — music could be easily and rather inexpensively downloaded in a standardized virus-free format. […]

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The Top 12 Posts for evansonmarketing.com During the Past Year

As we continue to welcome the New Year, I want to thank all of you for your support. Here are links to the 12 most popular posts at this blog for the past year. 🙂 Best Business Decisions Ever? Career Planning in Business 2012: Opportunities and Challenges Marketing as a Career: A CNN Money Double Top Ten! Is […]

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Trends to Watch for in 2013

JWT has just released its “100 Things to Watch in 2013” report. Click the image to access the slideshow — lots of interesting stuff here!  

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Google Yourself to See What Information Is Out There!!!

BackgroundCheck.org has prepared an excellent infographic about what a person can learn by Googling himself or herself. Click the infographic for a larger version of the chart.  

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Life Out of the Box: A Story of Giving Back

With the holiday shopping season coming to a close, here’s a very inspirational story that highlights the spirit of “giving back.” We ALL need to think about how we can give back, too!! Life Out of the Box is a company started by two young American entrepreneurs. The firm is best described by this information […]

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A Sad Reflection on the Media Coverage of the Newtown, Connecticut Tragedy

The events on Friday in Newtown, Connecticut are horrifying and almost beyond comprehension. As a parent and a human being, I am sickened that there seems to be an epidemic  of violence in our society. I get that this is 2012. We (the public) want to know everything about everything — and we want this […]

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Tracking YOUR Online Behavior: It’s Much More Widespread Than You Think

LET’S BE ON HIGH ALERT!!! As we have noted several times (click here, for example), companies are increasingly tracking our online behavior. So, it is imperative to be aware of this and zealously guard your privacy. The latest major story on this topic is an in-depth Wall Street Journal article written by Jennifer Valentino-DeVries and […]

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