4 Ways to Find the Right Career Coach For You

1.Find Someone in Your Price Range Career coaches don’t come cheap. Getting career advice tailored to your specific needs comes at a price, which can range anywhere from $50-$500 per session. Some coaches also have a minimum number of meetings that you’ll have to book them for. When vetting career coaches, don’t be shy about askingContinue reading “4 Ways to Find the Right Career Coach For You”

You Definitely Don’t Need to Meet Every Requirement to Apply for a Job

 Most of what you need to succeed in your work involves skills you never took a class to acquire. And that can complicate the application process. When you look at the qualifications for entry-level jobs, many of the items on the list may be things you have not yet encountered. 1.Focus on Your Transferable SkillsContinue reading “You Definitely Don’t Need to Meet Every Requirement to Apply for a Job”

Avoid the Top 6 Resume Mistakes Students Make

As the job market gets more competitive, students need to do everything they can to rise to the top. It all starts with the resume. Avoid these common mistakes so your resume can reach its full potential. 1.Attempting One Size Fits All Every job is different. So shouldn’t your resume reflect those changes? It’s easyContinue reading “Avoid the Top 6 Resume Mistakes Students Make”

Top 4 Ways to Master Working-from-Home

With focus and hard work you can be just as productive at home as you are in the office, if not more so. With this in mind, these five skills will be important for you to develop if you are to find success as a remote worker. 1.Master Time Management When you work from home,Continue reading “Top 4 Ways to Master Working-from-Home”

3 Steps: How to Make a Career Joy List

When you’re job searching, the end goal seems fairly clear: get hired for a job. Period. But ask yourself this: do you just want any old job, or one that fulfills you and truly makes you happy? One way to achieve this is to make a career joy list. If you need some help getting yourContinue reading “3 Steps: How to Make a Career Joy List”

7 Hints You Need a New Job

A great job that challenges you regularly and creates opportunities for professional growth will help set you up for more rapid career advancement. If you are unhappy with your career or seeing no professional growth, that can impact all areas of your life, from your health to your advancement opportunities.  HINT #1: Chronic Boredom IfContinue reading “7 Hints You Need a New Job”

5 Universal Rules for a Stellar Resume

If a job search is a journey, a stellar resume is your passport. If you’re getting ready for your next career move, keep these 5 universal rules in mind as you create or update your resume. 1.Cover all the basics The goal of a resume is to best represent your relevant skills and accomplishments, everyContinue reading “5 Universal Rules for a Stellar Resume”

7 Ways to Boost your Job Search During COVID-19

Looking for work is challenging enough, but when you throw a global pandemic into the mix, it can be significantly more difficult. Whether you’re taking this time to plan your next career move or you are a current student or a new grad, remember to persevere!   The good news is that companies are still operatingContinue reading “7 Ways to Boost your Job Search During COVID-19”

6 Steps to Winning your Video Interviews

In the wake of the pandemic, the HR interviewing landscape has changed dramatically. Here are some tips and tools for a video interview that will help you land the job you want. Just a few months ago, you would visit an office in-person to pitch your skills, now you’ll likely be jumping on a ZoomContinue reading “6 Steps to Winning your Video Interviews”

5 Things you Must Do to Ace your Phone Interview

While months ago a phone interview was usually reserved for a perfunctory screening of candidates before they were brought in for a face-to-face interview, phone interviews seem poised to play a more crucial part in the hiring process as long as COVID-19 is around. 1. Be clear on the details Pay attention to the details.Continue reading “5 Things you Must Do to Ace your Phone Interview”