Career Advice

Making a Career or Industry Shift

Today’s Tip Are you looking to change your industry or job function? Today’s tip will give you 4 steps to help make sure you are on your way to a successful job search. Identify that you are making an industry or job function career...

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Filling Your Energy Tank. It’s a MUST!

Today’s Tip How do you fill up your bucket? What’s a bucket? It’s your personal, emotional, spiritual, energy bucket Make sure you are filling up your bucket regularly. You don’t want to burn out! You need to know what drains you and what...

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How to Follow Up on a Resume

Today’s Tip What should you do next after you’ve submitted your resume and cover letter? Don’t follow up on a Monday! Unless they specifically asked you to call on a Monday. After about 1 week email the contact person to let them know you...

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What Can a Career Coach Do for Me?

I've been asked, although, I will say less frequently than in prior years, what does a career coach do?  How can they help me?  Why would I use one? Good questions to ask. When we think of coaches we many times, go straight to the sports coaches. How and what do they...

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Interview on Purzue

I recently was interviewed by a new resume site, www.purzue.com. The questions were interesting to answer and I enjoyed the team immensely.   Have a peek.... Welcome to Purzue Interviews, bringing you conversations with top influencers and thought leaders from topics...

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A Career Nerd’s 2013 Super Bowl Review

I don't know about you but every year, whether my Patriots are in the Super Bowl or not, I am "hung over". Not from drinking but the excitement and lead up to the game, plus staying up late on a Sunday evening is a challenge. I have school aged kids and need to be...

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Nurture Your Future – Making Change Stick

In a previous post, I suggested that we all should go and assess where we are at currently and what needs to change going forward. What came to mind? I hope you have it written up. Getting our thoughts and goals in writing is crucial. Nothing happens without it. It is...

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