Job Search Strategies

September 7, 2022

How to Handle These 4 Tough Interview Questions

Congratulations on landing an interview for your dream job! So are you fully ready for the interview…including how to handle those difficult and sometimes tricky questions? Describing Your Setbacks or Weaknesses While you’re trying to […]
September 5, 2022

7 Ways to Successfully Change Careers

Are you ready for a career change? It’s never too late to try a new career on for size. But, changing careers can be a significant challenge, depending on your career of choice. Here are […]
August 19, 2022

Dealing with the Dreaded “Stress” Question in Interviews

Regardless of what position you are targeting and what professional level you are at, you’ll probably run into interview questions about how you handle stress. Why? Because it’s an important issue for just about any […]
July 8, 2022

7 Ways to Thrive in a Declining Industry

What happens when your job performance is outstanding, but your field is on life support? With increasing prices and whispers of recession, you may feel uncertain about your future. Working in a declining industry can […]
July 7, 2022

Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile to Match Your Career Goals

Almost 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to search for candidates, but most job seekers are overlooking this valuable opportunity. If you’re like many professionals, you probably created a profile and occasionally go back to add […]
June 17, 2022

Outdated Job Search Strategies that Hurt Your Progress

You’ll shorten your job search and be in a place to negotiate more offers if you stop using outdated strategies. While some advice, like showing up on time and proofreading your career documents, never goes […]
April 1, 2022

Top Ways to Ensure Your Resume Gets Seen

The average corporate job opening attracts 250 resumes, according to the employment website Glassdoor. With that kind of volume, it’s little wonder that most resumes get looked at for 7 seconds or less. If you’re […]
March 13, 2022

What Movie Trailers Can Teach You About Resume Writing

Movie trailers and professional resumes both have very important jobs for the individuals behind them. In the film industry, a 2-minute trailer can make the difference between a flop or a blockbuster based on the […]
November 18, 2017

Really Want That Job? Don’t Tell Them You’re Qualified

I had the pleasure of working with a new client today and as we went through the personal branding strategy session, I challenged her with this question: “If an employer has several candidates who are […]