So, you’re in a job search. And you’re burned out. You can’t read one more posting, can’t write one more LinkedIn message, read one more company website, or respond to one more email. Here’s some advice: Stop. Do nothing. Go get an … Read more about Nothing is Something
Imagine you are in front of a hiring manager. This is your golden opportunity to present your case for candidacy. It’s what you’ve been waiting for. You finally get your chance to explain why you are the best person for the job because of your … Read more about Three Words Can Change Your Career Trajectory
When something tragic or terrifying happens in the world, it draws our attention. And sometimes it's hard to stop looking. And looking can turn into worrying And worrying can get consuming And this isn't great when you're looking for a … Read more about Job Searching During Stressful Times
When I coach people in career transition, I emphasize control. I say that there are things you can control, like your own responses to job postings or answers to interview questions. You can control how you reach out to a contact and how you choose … Read more about As Luck Would Have It, You Just Might Get an Offer
Many career experts compare looking for a job to dating. And it’s true. You are looking for a great relationship and sometimes it takes a while to find it. But I got to thinking: There’s one relationship that often gets overlooked. I’m … Read more about Lacking Motivation to Look for a Job? The solution may be very close by.
I get frustrated when I bake. I can read the recipe. I can see how much flour and how many eggs I need to use. I can measure the salt. I have the right utensils and pans. But I can’t always get the result I was hoping for. Cookies burn. … Read more about You are the Artist Who Creates Your Job Search Tools