Can a “pain letter” alleviate your pain in searching for a job?

Can a “pain letter” alleviate your pain in searching for a job?

So there’s been this relatively recent term that’s used in the HR and job-searching circles. You might have come across it, or perhaps not yet. But if you haven’t, I’m here to introduce you to it. It’s called a “Pain Letter.”


A Pain Letter is like a cover letter, but it is much more powerful than a cover letter. A Pain Letter doesn’t talk about you, the way a traditional cover letter does. It talks about the letter’s recipient instead – your hiring manager.

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Do You Have Career and Personal Development Goals?

Do You Have Career and Personal Development Goals?

It’s towards the ending of March, the conclusion of the first quarter of the year 2018. This is a period to look back, evaluate our goals and objectives and see how well we met them, as well as monitor and control for better achievement of our goals in the second quarter.

I always advise my friends and clients to have goals – written down goals. Writing your goals down increases your chances of achieving it by 1000%!

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