Recent Media Mentions

I’m frequently quoted as a career expert in a variety of national and regional media outlets, blogs, and websites, including Forbes, Fast Company, Reader’s Digest, Money Magazine, Entrepreneur, Glassdoor, Monster, CareerBuilder, the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the Detroit Free Press, and many more. I’ve also been featured on the CBS television show Face the Truth. (links will open in new windows)

LiveCareer — Sept. 12, 2019
“How to Explain Multiple Layoffs”

FlexJobs — July 11, 2019
Answers to 5 Common Cover Letter Questions

CBS – Face the Truth national television show — April 18, 2019
This was a syndicated daytime talk show shown on CBS throughout the U.S. and hosted by actress Vivica A. Fox. The show’s producers arranged for me to provide career services for a guest on the show.
Short clip from the episode (my business is featured at about 2:56 into this clip)

Bankrate — March 29, 2019
5 Ways to Help Make Your Career Recession-Proof

Business News Daily — June 27, 2018
How Grads Can Get the Job with Limited Work Experience

Money Magazine — April 11, 2018
The One Thing You Should Never Put on Your Resume
(also syndicated to Travel + Leisure)

Atlanta Journal Constitution — April 1, 2018
Understand Job Titles Before You Apply (PDF)

Young Upstarts — March 1, 2018
4 Major Challenges of Being Your Own Boss (And How to Overcome Them)

CareerBuilder — Feb. 14, 2018
What to Do If You’re Overqualified for a Job

Entrepreneur — Feb. 5, 2018
Answers to 15 of the Most Common Job Search Questions

Fast Company — Feb. 5, 2018
These Are The Answers To Your Most Burning Job Search Questions

Glassdoor — Jan. 22, 2018
Answers to 15 of the Most Common Job Search Questions

Hello Giggles — Nov. 15, 2017
So, You Have Two Amazing Job Offers — Here’s What You Should Do

New York Post — Sept. 25, 2017
These Job Recruiters are Judging You by Your Outfits

Moneyish — Sept. 18, 2017
10 Qualities Hiring Managers Say You Must Have to Land that Job — Aug. 11, 2017
4 LinkedIn Tips for Elevating Your Executive Brand

Forbes — May 28, 2017
Why You Should Consider Working for a Small Company

The Balance Careers – Legal Careers — May 15, 2017
How to Write an Effective Resume if You’re Over 40

Daily Worth — Nov. 2, 2015
How to Stop Working Full Time

FlexJobs — Nov. 2, 2015
3 Places to Use Keywords in Your Job Search — Sept. 22, 2015
How to Use LinkedIn: When to Accept or Decline an Invitation

Business News Daily — Aug. 17, 2015
Career Confusion? 9 Tips for Choosing Between Job Offers

Monster — July 2015
“The 7 Most Important Skills for Retail Managers” — June 30, 2015
“How to Get the Job When You’re Overqualified”

Monster — May 19, 2015
“4 Ways Retail Job Seekers Can Increase Their Odds of Getting Hired”

CareerBuilder — April 20, 2015
“Mistakes to Avoid When Making a Career Change”

PureWow — April 21, 2015
Cover Letter DOs and DON’Ts

Detroit Free Press, et al. — Nov. 30, 2014
Maximize Your Next Networking Event (PDF download)
CareerBuilder article appearing in 24 U.S. newspapers.

Career Resources – 2014
“Should You Add an Objective to Your Resume?”   

Idealist Careers — December 17, 2013
“Do You Need a Mentor to Have a Successful Career?”

YouTern — March 26, 2013
3 Tips to Turn Job Hopping into a Positive”

Brande Blog — Jan. 14, 2013
This Week’s Most Important HR Tweets

MSN Careers / CareerBuilder — Nov. 20, 2012
“It’s Time to Change Your Job Search Strategy If…”

Reno Gazette Journal, et al. — May 20, 2012
Pack Your Resume for Success  (PDF Download)
CareerBuilder article appearing in 8 U.S. newspapers

MSN Careers / CareerBuilder — May 8, 2012
“What You Can Learn from Not Getting the Job”

Fast Company — April 23, 2012
“10 Ways to Craft Your Resume for Ultra-Short Attention Spans” – slide show
I’m quoted on two of the slides in the slide show.

Yahoo Finance — April 23, 2012
10 Ways to Craft Your Resume for Ultra Short Attention Spans

The News Journal, et al. — March 2012
Resume Boosters for Job Seekers (PDF download)
CareerBuilder article appearing in 9 U.S. newspapers

Career Bliss — January 2012
Master the Over-the-Phone Job Interview

Career Intelligence — November 2011
Resume Not Getting Results? Here Are a Few Common Mistakes

Other past media contributions have included writing articles for the Daily Press and Desert Dispatch newspapers, two daily papers in Southern California–with some articles being picked up by the Associated Press wire; and writing for The Florida Times-Union in Jacksonville, Florida.

Blog Articles

Blog Posts on Tim’s Strategy (career blog):

Six Ways to Avoid Sabotaging Your Career with Burned Bridges
By Kelly Donovan, June 2013

Why You Need a Mentor and How to Get One
By Kelly Donovan, May 2013

Three Steps to Landing Your Public Relations Dream Job
By Kelly Donovan, April 2013

Secrets for Using Industry Groups in Job Search
By Kelly Donovan, March 2013

Three Ways to Get Known in Your Field
By Kelly Donovan, Feb. 2013

Five Ways to Get the Most from LinkedIn in 2013
By Kelly Donovan, Jan. 2013

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