Angela Copeland

Creating Career Independence
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Creating Career Independence

By Angela Copeland I hope you have a wonderful holiday week! I know I’m looking forward to spending time with friends, grilling out, and watching fireworks to celebrate this Independence Day. This holiday is also a great time to reflect on your career. Are you feeling happy, or is something missing? If you’ve been thinking…

Career Corner: How Much Do You Make?
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Career Corner: How Much Do You Make?

By Angela Copeland Have you ever been asked, “How much do you make?” in a job interview? This question usually shows up during the first phone call. You’ve applied online. The HR manager calls you. The conversation seems normal at first. They ask, “Why did you apply for this job?” and “Tell me about yourself.”…

Career Corner: Indeed Unveils New Products for 2018
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Career Corner: Indeed Unveils New Products for 2018

By Angela Copeland I recently had the opportunity to attend Indeed Interactive in Austin, Texas. Indeed.com is the world’s largest jobs website. It’s like the Google of job searches. Indeed Interactive is the annual conference where thousands of human resources professionals come together to learn about the latest updates to the website and to job…

Career Corner: Be Kind to Each Other
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Career Corner: Be Kind to Each Other

By Angela Copeland We all have bad days. Whether you woke up on the wrong side of the bed, or someone cut you off on the way to work, it can make getting through the day difficult. What can make it even more difficult is when we look at each moment as a competition to…

Starting a Career in Digital Marketing
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Starting a Career in Digital Marketing

By Angela Copeland Digital marketing is a hot field. It has been hot for more than ten years. I rarely share much about how to move into the field of digital marketing. However, I get many questions about it because a large part of my career was spent as a digital marketer. When I first started,…

The Secrets Recruiters Keep
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The Secrets Recruiters Keep

By Angela Copeland Applying for a job seems like a fair process. You apply online, and if you’re a good fit for the job, the company will give you a call. You’ll go in person for an interview and show your expertise. Then, the company will carefully decide who the most qualified person is. When…

Treating Employees with Dignity
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Treating Employees with Dignity

By Angela Copeland Part of my job is to work with professionals who have recently become unemployed. It’s incredible how many people are impacted by layoffs each day. Often, the person was let go due to something outside of their control. Their company reorganized and laid off an entire department. The employee had a great…

The New World of Social Media
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The New World of Social Media

By Angela Copeland Social media used to be so fun. We could all stay connected with friends and family, for long periods of time and around the world. It felt like social media was expanding our friend circles. For example, I have reconnected with friends that date back to kindergarten. Before the internet, this would…

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