How to Determine if it is Time for a Change

The average careerist changes jobs every 5-7 years, but deciding whether or not the time is right for you can be fraught with self-imposed obstacles. When you contemplate looking for a new job or switching careers, do you find yourself focusing on more than 3 of these? Consider the cost of switching before you consider … Continue reading How to Determine if it is Time for a Change

How to Work With an Executive Resume Writer

If you are going to spend the money to hire a professional executive resume writer (me) then you'll want to follow these guidelines to get the most out of our relationship. Be honest! Never lie on your résumé (and don’t give me false information, either!) The better the information you share the better your new … Continue reading How to Work With an Executive Resume Writer

How to Improve the most important 3 lines on LinkedIn

LinkedIn has become a one-stop-shop for many employers and jobseekers with both relying on the portal to fulfill their work-based needs. With nearly half a billion registered uses and two new members joining every second there is a vast pool of talent there ripe for the recruiter's picking. So, as a jobseeker, how do you … Continue reading How to Improve the most important 3 lines on LinkedIn

How to Use Your Profile to Win Interviews

Prospective employers do judge you by your social media profiles. Nine out of 10 hiring managers are looking at your social media profiles before making a hiring decision, according to recent studies. More than half of those surveyed said they’ve reconsidered hiring a candidate based on what they found online. That should both frighten you … Continue reading How to Use Your Profile to Win Interviews