Category:  Business

Setting the stage for workplace equality

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "Should I ask my company to include “sexual orientation” in our policies?    READ MORE »

Gay biz group goes casual for Summer Party

The Atlanta Executive Network broke from its usual routine gathering around on Thursday, turning to more informal networking around a Midtown bar. More than 75 people didn't seem to mind.    READ MORE »

Ask ‘what’ not ‘why’ in boosting career

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "I want to move up the ladder. Why can't I make any real progress?"    READ MORE »

Include your partner in a career transition

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "What can I do to gain my partner's support for my job transition?"    READ MORE »

Gay chamber holds 4th Friday tent revival

The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce channeled a bit of an old-fashioned tent revival on Friday, gathering under a tent outside at Cowtippers.    READ MORE »

Talking salary can be tough in a recession

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "In the current job market, is there any point in trying to negotiate the salary level?"    READ MORE »

Hire a pro to help your career transition

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "How do I choose a professional who's the best fit for my career transition?"    READ MORE »

Will a career test help my career path?

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: How do I know which career test is the right one for my situation?    READ MORE »

Should my employer offer affinity groups?

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "I've heard the term 'affinity group' at work, but what does it mean?"    READ MORE »

Will more school help land my next job?

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "Should I consider going back to school to better compete in the job market?"    READ MORE »

There’s no easy button for a career reset

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "I feel stuck, but I'm anxious about my next career. How do I smooth the process?    READ MORE »

Finding career inspiration with David Sedaris

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "How can I do to combat this feeling of a career rut and get back on track?"    READ MORE »

Giving your resume a much needed facelift

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "What rules do I follow when trying to update my resume?"    READ MORE »

Will health insurance stay after the job goes?

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "My employer downsized me, but what do I do about health insurance?"    READ MORE »

What to do when the economy kills the career

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "What do I do when the economy is killing my career?"    READ MORE »

Gay professionals practice two-minute drill

There's speed dating. And now, thanks to the Atlanta Executive Network and Out & Equal Atlanta, there's speed networking. Project Q was there.    READ MORE »

Can blogs really help my unemployed self?

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach and consultant in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "What’s the point of reading about someone else’s career issues?"    READ MORE »

Career fairs aren’t the same old cattle calls

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answer: "With the job market in upheaval, should I reconsider career events in my job search?"    READ MORE »

The G-factor in working overtime, all the time

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "I cut my hours only to find them back up again. How do I find a work-life balance?"    READ MORE »

Cleaning up your cyberact before applying

Contributing blogger John Long is a career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "How concerned should I be about cleaning up my Facebook profile during a job search?"    READ MORE »

 
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