• A New Freedom Chase Begins

    By Monday, October 20, 2014 5 Permalink 1

    This has been a long time coming! We're so excited to get this project off the ground! Can't you tell by the exclamation points?! But seriously, we've been working on relaunching The Freedom Chase for what feels like forever. Our whiteboard was covered with tasks divvied up between the two of us. We debated (for what felt like months) the site and banner colors. Periods of inactivity crept in as we got distracted by other life happenings. ...

  • 2014 Is Off to a Great Start!

    By Monday, January 20, 2014 0 Permalink 0

    Hey Everyone, It's been a while since I posted here, but don't get it twisted. I've been hustling! In fact, I've been hustling so much that The Daily Muse named me as 1 of 15 Career Experts to Add to Your Twitter Feed Now. For those that don't know, The Daily Muse is one of the best career and professional development sites out there. So getting an endorsement from them means a lot, if even for ...

  • Check Me Out in This Month’s EBONY Magazine!

    By Monday, November 4, 2013 4 Permalink 0

    This past weekend I was perusing a copy of EBONY magazine while standing in a brolick ass grocery store line. I noticed it was the men's edition and that there was a story about racism in the workplace and how to handle it. I flipped to page 121 curious to see what it was about then noticed my name. But it wasn't just that. There was a whole section offering my workplace advice for men. ...

  • Career Services Are Back, Generosity, and Getting Taken Advantage of for It

    By Monday, September 9, 2013 0 Permalink 0

    But wait, it isn't. After taking a bit of a mental vacation from my career consulting services, I'm back in the game! While taking some time off to get life in order, I thought about my goals and my motivations. As it relates to the career consulting stuff, my primary goal is to make money doing something that helps people that I can eventually do full-time. Helping people brings me joy. Getting paid for it ...

  • IARJ Job Seeker Success: Another One Lands a Job

    By Friday, August 23, 2013 0 Permalink 0

    Another IARJ supporter recently had success in the job search. I had a chance to briefly catch up with AD, who was happy to answer a few questions. Check out the details below. RJ: What's the new gig? AD: I'm the Web Developer responsible for social integration, development and design, site , and content. RJ: Where is the gig? AD: Bethesda, MD RJ: How long were you looking and what were biggest challenges? AD: I had been looking for about seven ...

  • Update: Changes Coming. Stick With Me.

    By Monday, April 1, 2013 3 Permalink 0

    Over the coming weeks, you'll notice some changes here. For those that don't know, I've been running three websites and stretching myself to the max. In an effort to consolidate my online presence, I've decided to use this site as my home base. It's both a strategic move and a much needed stress killer. What does this mean for you? I'll be posting more frequently on a wider range of topics. Careers and personal development will ...

  • Welcome to My New Home!

    By Monday, September 3, 2012 7 Permalink 0

    Ladies and gents, Welcome to my new home away from home! For those that found me from my "other life," nice to see you again. For those that know me from my career tweets, nice to see you as well. For those that just stumbled upon this site and have no idea who the hell this guy is, I Am Rich Jones, PHR. Pleased to meet you. I'm a Pathfinder for Professionals and a certified Professional ...