Don’t Follow Your Passion!

Today’s  post is a guest post by Mike McKerns, SPHR, HR Insights Editor-in-Chief. This piece originally appeared in Advanced Resources HR Insights Magazine.

About thirty years ago, the writer and mythologist Joseph Campbell famously urged, “Follow your bliss.” Campbell was talking about an approach to living in general, but in the ensuing three decades that three-word phrase has been reinterpreted—and even misinterpreted—by people applying it specifically to careers.

Get to Know Us: Quyen Pham

Quyen Pham, Managing Director, San Francisco

 LinkedIn      qpham@wunderlandgroup.com

 

What’s wonderful about working for WünderLand?

Working in the digital, marketing, and creative segment is the next best thing to being a creative. Also, in WünderLand, it feels good to work with a group of people that truly care about delivering memorable experience for our clients, talent, and each other.

Content Marketing: Writing the Job Description [SlideShare]

 

The marketing landscape continues to shift towards a more content focused paradigm, which means there is more content “noise” than ever before. Marketing teams need the resources to help their efforts stand out so the requirements and expectations surrounding content marketing roles are fast evolving.

A competitive Content Marketer must be a hybrid marketer – part technician, part artist. In other words, the next generation of successful marketers are equal parts Elon Musk and Georgia O’Keeffe.

So how do you attract those savvy future-facing content marketers?

This Content Marketing job description is a great start to finding your next Elon O’Keeffe.

4 Must-Have Gifts For Your Job Search

Set Yourself Up For Success in the New Year

Originally posted Dec 18, 2015.

It’s the holiday season! The eggnog is flowing and White Elephant gift exchanges are well underway. New Year’s resolutions are still a couple weeks away and probably a month or two from being broken!

4 Must-Have Gifts For Your Job Search

Set Yourself Up For Success in the New Year
Originally posted Dec 18, 2015.
It’s the holiday season! The eggnog is flowing and White Elephant gift exchanges are well underway. New Year’s resolutions are still a couple weeks away and …

4 Must-Have Gifts For Your Job Search

Set Yourself Up For Success in the New Year

Originally posted Dec 18, 2015.

It’s the holiday season! The eggnog is flowing and White Elephant gift exchanges are well underway. New Year’s resolutions are still a couple weeks away and probably a month or two from being broken!

Social Media Manager: What the Job is REALLY About

There is nothing like a visit home or a family holiday to make you question your career. Not so much in the introspective, existential, what am I contributing to the world sort of way, but in a nuts-and-bolts sort of way.