Job Search, ongoing

Trying different strategies may or may not help, but they do say, in career advice, and otherwise, if it's not working, well then change it.
Create the reality you want.
I would like to use my expertise to be a consultant of some kind, make my knowledge worthy of some purpose in some way other than staring at my navel, for too long.
So that's the fortune cookie, for today.
Staying alive long enough to make it happen. "Applause, applause, life is our cause." - Joni Mitchell.
Oh, and wish me luck.