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10 Signs that You Should Find a New Job in 2014

Do you look forward to going to work? Do you enjoy the environment? Respect your co-workers? Does your work fulfil you? If the answer to any of these questions is no, it’s probably time to make a change. But if you’re like most of us, you stay where you are longer than you should. I […]

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Personal Branding is Out. Reputation Building is In.

Personal branding has become a hot topic over the last few years. Seems everyone has one, or wants one, or feels as though they should have one, even if they’re not sure what it is. I’ll be honest, I’ve long been a naysayer when it comes to personal branding. But today I came across this […]

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Career Change: A Little Straight Talk

If you’re contemplating a career change, you’re not alone. Millions of people are tired of their work and dream of doing something different. I can empathize as I made a big change myself 10 years ago. I worked in corporate HR and I hated it, so I know how horrible it is to feel that […]

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Are You Making These Job Search Mistakes?

We offer a job search strategy planning service (one hour with a real-life HR Director, during which time clients develop their own customized plan for finding a great new job). It’s amazing how may times the sessions begin with the client saying ‘I know how to look for a job, I just have a few […]

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The Smart Job Search #10: How to Use Twitter to Find a Job

This is the last in a 10-part series entitled ‘The Smart Job Search.’ You can find links to the series so far by clicking here. If you don’t currently use Twitter, you might see it as more of a distraction than anything. Isn’t it just a bunch of people babbling about what they had for […]

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The Smart Job Search #9: Don’t Follow the Job Board Rules!

This is the ninth in a 10-part series designed to transform your job search. If you missed earlier posts, you can find them all here. I’ve talked a lot in this series about ways to avoid job boards and find the hidden jobs no-one else knows about. We’ve talked about building recruiter relationships, networking, creating […]

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The Smart Job Search #8: How to Network Without Feeling Icky

This is the eighth in a 10-part series entitled ‘The Smart Job Search.’ You can find links to the series so far by clicking here. If you’ve spent any time at all reading job search advice, you’ll have heard that networking is the #1 way to find your next position. It’s been said so many […]

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