Career Advice for College Graduates

May 30 , 2019

Most of the best career advice isn’t learned in school or discussed during formal annual reviews. They’re the priceless nuggets of wisdom you tend to learn through the school of hard knocks instead – sometimes too late. One of the best gifts that seasoned leaders can give to college graduates is...

Filed Under: ambition, Attitude, Behavior in the Workplace, Best Advice, accountability, Career Advice, Career & Money, Communication, Decision Making, Goals, Good Habits, Quick Tips, Skills, Success

How to Ace Your Phone Interview

January 08 , 2019

Hiring managers are more often opting to start the interview process over the phone in interest of saving time and resources. Some even choose to hire a candidate based solely on a phone screen. Although efficient, these interviews can sometimes put a candidate at a disadvantage because they...

Filed Under: ambition, Best Advice, Career Advice, Communication, Confidence, Efficiency, Focus, Goals, Good Habits, Hiring, how to, Interviews, job market, Persistence, Personality, Productivity, Professional Development, Quick Tips, Success, Thought Leadership, Your Career

6 Simple Ways to Prepare Your Career for Fall

September 21 , 2018

A long, relaxing summer can leave you feeling like you’re ready to hit the ground running this fall. Consider pausing for a moment and thinking about what you want for the rest of 2018, plus what you think it’ll take for you to make it happen.

Filed Under: autumn, Career Advice, career preparation, fall, fall career advice, first day of fall, Goals, Strategy, prepare for fall, Professional Development, Your Career

3 Times It Makes Sense to Take a Career Risk

August 08 , 2018

In most situations, it makes sense to play it safe. Don’t cross the street without looking both ways, and never drive a car without wearing a seat belt. Both of those things make sense because there’s no upside to making the dangerous choice.

Filed Under: Career Advice, career change, career risk, career switch, Decision Making, Goals, Job Search, job search, Professional Development

7 Tips to Rebrand Yourself for an Industry Switch

July 26 , 2018

Ready for a career change, but worried you don’t have the experience or skills to land a job in your desired field? Filling your resume with your previous work experience that has no similarity to the job you’re applying for is likely to land your resume in the trash can. But that doesn’t mean...

Filed Under: Branding, branding, career, Career Advice, career change, career switch, Confidence, Goals, industry change, industry switch, job market, Job Search, personal brand, Professional Development, Your Career

How to Pull Off One More Career Win Before the Year's Over

September 08 , 2017

How many times have you already said that you can’t believe it’s September? And then went through your mental list of everything you said you’d accomplish this year way back in January and felt resigned to the fact that those will now have to be 2018 goals?

Filed Under: Goals, how to, Strategy, Professional Development

You're Invited: Legal Services Candidate Open House

May 04 , 2017

YOU’RE INVITED

Filed Under: Networking, Candidate, Goals, Hiring, hiring, Interviews, Job Search, Legal, Recruiting & Hiring, Temp Work, Your Career

15 Habits of Self-Made Millionaires

May 04 , 2017

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.

Filed Under: ambition, Career Advice, Goals, good habits, inspiration, self-made, Strategy, Professional Development, professional development, Success

How to Overcome Perfectionism: 6 Powerful Habits

January 11 , 2016

One of the most common challenges that people email me about – and I myself have had quite a bit of trouble with – is perfectionism.

Filed Under: behavior in the workplace, Goals, goals, Strategy, stress, Perfection, perfectionism, Productivity, Quick Tips

What Type of Job Hopper Are You?

December 14 , 2015

I confess: I'm a job-hopper. Just a glance at my resume gives it away... one year each at my first two jobs, five years at my third job, 20 months at my fourth job, one year at my fifth job, three-and-a-half years at my sixth job... I could go on, but you get the picture. I am on my ninth job in...

Filed Under: Career Advice, Goals, insights, inspiration, Strategy, Professional Development, professional development, your career