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WITH CHRISTINE HASSLER

The Life Coach Podcast with Christine Hassler

How To Be Jobless Without Feeling Useless

From 4/14/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,I have been unemployed for two months and feel like I have been very proactive in my job search. I am on-line everyday looking for new opportunities, I am using professional networking sites, and submitting my resume wherever I can. What else can I do? I actually want to work…

Exclusive Blog Talk Radio Event With Lindsay Pollak, Alexandra Levitt & Christine Hassler- April 14th

Exclusive Blog Talk Radio Event With Lindsay Pollak, Alexandra Levitt & Christine Hassler- April 14th Free Online Event for Current and RecentCollege Undergraduates: REGISTER TODAY 30/20 VISION ON BLOG TALK RADIO – SPONSORED BY FORTÉ FOUNDATION From First Job to Dream Job — Making the Most of Every Career Opportunity April 14, 5:00-5:30 p.m. E.S.T.…

Are You Really In Your Body?

From 4/07/09 Huffington Post Column:This question hit me last week after I side-swiped a parked car while pulling into my driveway. I actually didn’t realize what I had done until I got out and saw the scratches on my three month old car. I thought to myself, “Did I hit a car and not even…

Getting To The Core Of What You Want

From 3/31/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,I recently read your book and did the exercise, “Getting to the Core of What You Want” and I discovered that the only thing I really want is to be happy, self confident and surrounded by people I love. My question is, what about all the dreams I have about…

Exclusive Blog Talk Radio Event With Lindsay Pollak, Alexandra Levitt & Christine Hassler- April 14th

Free Online Event for Current and RecentCollege Undergraduates: REGISTER TODAY 30/20 VISION ON BLOG TALK RADIO – SPONSORED BY FORTÉ FOUNDATION From First Job to Dream Job — Making the Most of Every Career Opportunity April 14, 5:00-5:30 p.m. E.S.T. You worked hard, did everything you were supposed to, and then without warning the job…

Searching For Motivation

From 3/24/09 Huffington Post Column: Dear Christine, I am struggling with reaching a goal. Since 2004 I have wanted to get my MBA, but there is one thing that keeps me from realizing my dream: the GMAT. I have spent numerous hours and thousands of dollars preparing for the GMAT but have seen minuscule improvement…

Swinging Through Uncertainty

From 3/17/09 Huffington Post Column:In light of all the negative news and challenges so many have been facing lately, I think we could all use more uplifting stories and experiences in our lives. So instead of answering a question this week, I wanted to share a profound swinging experience I recently had (no, not that…

Coping With Cancer In Your 20s and 30’s

From 03/10/09 Huffington Post Column:Each week in this column, I have the opportunity to address questions about life, love, work and relationships from twenty somethings. This week I digress to address a topic that is usually not top of mind during this decade life: our own mortality. For most, our twenties and early thirties are…

Are You Annoyed By A Co-Worker?

From 3/03/09 Huffington Post Column: Dear Christine, There is a woman I work with everyday who absolutely drives me crazy. She’s emotional, always has to get her opinion heard and be right, and monopolizes a lot of attention. She’s also not accountable and often takes days just to return a simple email. I have a…

When Your Personal Life Gets In The Way Of Work

From 2/24/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,“I can’t seem to concentrate at work. I’m going through a break-up, fighting with my roommate, and at odds with my parents. I feel totally overwhelmed, like one of those cartoon characters when steam starts coming out of its ears. I need some space, some time, but what about work?…

True Tales: When Older Workers Have Younger Bosses

This article was written by Rachel Zupek and includes a few excerpts from my talks with companies on working with Gen Y employees and how to bridge generational gaps. The workplace in this day and age has become a collaboration of different generations working side by side together. It can become a delicate issue however,…

Uncertain In Uncertain Times

From 2/17/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,I saw your recent post about being out of work but staying hopeful and was wondering how you felt about changing industries during this job market. For those who are out of work, and even those seeking better opportunity, is it better to remain in the field where you are…

Dealing With Valentine’s Day Depression

From 2/10/09 Huffington Post Column: “Valentine’s Day is around the corner and I’m already super depressed. I am single and have been valentine-less for four years now. I just want to crawl under the covers and pretend like this day doesn’t exist. I’m a total romantic at heart and I don’t know how to not…

Jobless, But Not Hopeless

From 2/03/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,I have gotten to the point of despair when it comes to finding a job. I know I am not alone in this terrible market, but I am starting to lose all motivation. I’ve been looking for a job for six months now and I feel like my degree is…

Will You Be Courageous In 2009?

From 1/27/09 Huffington Post Column:It’s a new year and our country has a new President. Saying that “change is coming” seems like quite the understatement because it’s already here. I don’t know if you feel it, but I’ve been very aware of how things are shifting around us. People are starting to wake up, step…

Dealing With A One-Sided Relationship

From 1/20/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,I have currently been “dating” a girl for about a month. Our relationship started off a bit odd where we literally spoke everyday for the first 2 weeks of knowing each other. However, recently a day or two has gone by without conversation. If I don’t initiate the conversation I…

Lost On The Twenty-Something Journey

From 1/13/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,“I’m currently in my early twenties and I gotta say, I’m so lost. I have a lot of stress from a job I don’t enjoy and battle constant insecurity issues (I related a lot to your article you wrote about going to your college reunion). So how did you do…

Making The Most Out Of Job Rejection

From 1/06/09 Huffington Post Column:Dear Christine,I’ve been in the job application process for several months now without success. Most of the time, I don’t hear back from potential employers unless I initiate a call. Usually if I get them on the phone, they say something like they have filled the position or are no longer…