“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...
Am I Cut Out for Self-Employment?

Am I Cut Out for Self-Employment?

Title:   Am I Cut Out for Self-Employment?  Hosted by Frannet  Date:  September 16, 2020 Time:  1:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) Registration: FREE for all attendees, view flyer or register by clicking below. Self-employment as a career of first choice is...
Don’t rely on memory. Write down your successes.

Don’t rely on memory. Write down your successes.

When I meet with people who are starting their career transition journey, I often ask if they have a record of their accomplishments from their previous positions. Most often, people assure me that the information is stored “in their head.” Relying on memory to...
Networking with sincerity during a pandemic

Networking with sincerity during a pandemic

In a time where communities are keeping their social distance and offices are closed in favor of working from home, networking looks different than it did a few months ago.  People are rightfully distracted by COVID-19 and the economic challenge of our current...
Everything you need to know to have a successful career, you can learn while in career transition

Everything you need to know to have a successful career, you can learn while in career transition

Career transition—whether anticipated or unexpected—can be a trying time in a person’s life.  But in the transition process, there are lessons you can learn, skills you can develop, and habits you can form that will make you a better person, a stronger leader, and...