Meetup is a vast platform where hundreds of thousands of networking opportunities are highlighted based on geographic regions and cities, interests, functions and skills.
Embrace recommendations, references and referrals in your career management. Doing so will bring high value and ROI for advancing your career.
With your experience, it seems like writing a resume that demonstrates your value would be easy, right? Unfortunately, writing a resume that resonates with hiring managers and sets you apart as a powerhouse in your industry can prove challenging. These tips can help you ensure your resume strikes a chord with hiring managers.
I am acknowledged as a fearless networker and I am privileged to be able to travel across the world to facilitate presentations on career management and a lot more. I also take advantage of each visit to network and often organize networking events for my global clients and connections.
Even the best-laid plans do not always come to fruition or even live up to your expectations. The same is true for your career. You have planned, set goals, and aspired to reach them only to find that after some years in, you are plagued by the monotony. When this happens, there are some things you can do to combat those feelings.
A job search comes with uncertainty about what the future may hold, and that can lead to negative feelings about the process in general. However, going into a job search with a positive mindset can have impactful results that ultimately benefit your career.
One of the most common interview questions you will be asked is, “Why should we hire you?” Are you prepared to answer?
Technology and telecommunications are a major component in screening candidates today. Telephone and Skype interviews are used as a cost and time effective pre-screening tool.
If you are looking to advance your career to the C-suite or Vice President level and you want to sharpen your competitive edge, an Executive MBA program is for you. Different from an MBA program, the EMBA provides you the opportunity to work while completing your degree.
It can be tough to ask your boss for a raise. You don’t want to upset the cart. This exercise requires research, patience, tact, and diplomacy.
The monotony of a professional life can plague you with feelings of dissatisfaction and stress. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. You can make small changes that can have a huge impact.
Use these interview tips to increase your chances of capturing the offer and convincing the hiring manager that you are the number one applicant.
Job search is an art that few people know how to navigate well. Over my time as a career coach, I’ve seen many people fumble and fail to land a job simply because they are unaware of how to plan and execute a job search. Job search is an art that few people know how […]
A job search is undoubtedly stressful. When you’re feeling inundated by the uncertainties, questions, and decisions you’re faced with during a job search, use these tips to help ease your stress and save your sanity.
Social media provides a platform in which you can share your value with people in your industry to advance your career. Social media gives you an outlet to interact with other people in your industry, create mutually beneficial relationships, and demonstrate your expertise and knowledge through your posts. Fortunately, it is a fairly easy way […]
Networking is an important part of managing your career, but there are some common mistakes to avoid. Here is a brief list of the no-no’s that can undermine your efforts to network, connect, and grow your career. Confusing networking with a sales opportunity. You’re there to build connections that will last a career, not sell […]
Often people make personal resolutions around the New Year. The New Year has become synonymous with a fresh start. However, your personal life does not have to be the only part of your life that benefits from resolutions; your career can also benefit from your attention to setting some resolutions and starting fresh. How? Here […]
Due to time constraints and a desire to include more stakeholders into the process, companies are opting for panel interviews instead of individual interviews. Therefore, you will likely experience a panel interview during your job search. For many, the idea of a panel interview is a catalyst of much anxiety because, instead of being interviewed […]
The beginning of the year and into Spring are the best months to search for a new job. Companies have received their new budgets and have made growth goals for the year; therefore, these early months are a great time to find a new position. With that in mind, it is imperative that you’re prepared […]
We all know the saying: “you never get a second chance to make a first impression”. Never is this more true than in a job interview. Whether you’re a recent grad looking to make your mark on the world, or a seasoned professional in search of the next opportunity, what you wear to an interview […]