6 factors that will make or break your career transition journey

6 factors that will make or break your career transition journey

Career transition can be one of the most challenging times in a person’s life. For some, the journey is difficult and demoralizing; for others, it is a time of great learning and refining values. The difference between these two types of experiences lies in your...
Being open to others’ expertise will make you better at sharing your own

Being open to others’ expertise will make you better at sharing your own

Over the past year, countless organizations have created COVID-related content to let the public know how they’re responding in “these unprecedented times.” While some articles and ads have been inspiring or moving, some organizations have overpromoted to the point of...
Don’t waste your December

Don’t waste your December

This time of the year, many people on the job hunt close up shop for the year, certain that no forward progress can be made between Thanksgiving and the New Year.  This is simply not true. We all may be eager to put 2020 behind us, but there is still good work to be...
Companies are always hiring top performers—even in a pandemic

Companies are always hiring top performers—even in a pandemic

Great news for those in a career transition: After many uncertain months, recruiters and executives in my network are reporting that hiring is starting to pick back up. It’s not back to normal, but it’s heading in the right direction. I was talking to a friend who is...
“I’ll never lose my job” and other career transition misconceptions

“I’ll never lose my job” and other career transition misconceptions

Right now, the job market is experiencing significant changes.  People are finding themselves unemployed in increasing number who never thought they would lose their job. And with so many people looking for only a handful of open positions, it’s a terribly competitive...