Category Archives for "Finding Your Calling"

4 Education Trends You Need to Know About

Life is so simplistic in our youth. Of course, we don’t realize it at the time. It is methodically organized by semesters and terms with an easy-to-follow routine from dawn to dusk. We are given pre-planned coursework and told if we follow the plan, it will result in a degree (high school and college). This […]

4 Ways to Launch Your Child’s Future

“Show me your friends and I’ll show you your future.” You’ve probably heard this at some point in your life. I believe it to be true, and have seen it play out in my own life and personal experiences. But today’s “friendships” are more complicated than mine were growing up. Many friendships are formed online, […]

10 Things You Should Never Say in an Interview

A recent article at ToughNickel.com listed 10 things you should never say in a job interview. Here goes. How much does this job pay? Typically, money is not discussed during the first interview. If, at the end of the session the interviewer should ask what salary you expect, give a realistic range of salaries you can […]

4 Steps to Nail Your Next Job Interview

Originally posted on the Christian Post on September 16. Dear Chuck,  With great jobs so scarce, I get nervous going into an interview. I’m not sure how to prepare or what to say to stand out from the crowd. What do you recommend?  Desperately Seeking Employment Dear Desperately, Take a deep breath. You can do this! […]

5 Things Jesus Wants to See On Your Resume

Dear Chuck, For so many of us looking for work, the first step always seems to be to get a resume together. Do you have any tips for me on what makes a good resume and on any advice from the Bible for putting my best foot forward? Writing a Resume … Again   Dear […]

3 Tips to Make Your Expensive College Education Count

Originally posted at Christian Post May 27, 2016. Dear Chuck, With kids in college, I’m very worried about whether they can get a job after graduation and about the debt they’re going to need to manage because my wife and I can’t afford to pay for their educations free and clear. But it’s hard to get a […]