Tag: networking

The Seven-Step Interview Closing Solution

Do any of the following questions resonate with you? Have you been drifting between jobs for one, two, three or more months? Are you feeling overwhelmed and discouraged by how much time and effort your job search is taking? Do you wake up unclear on how you spend your time […]

Be Aware of the Constant LinkedIn Changes and Updates

Have you ever looked at your executive LinkedIn profile and noticed a section or piece of information wasn’t there? You’re not alone. Like any social media platform, LinkedIn always makes changes to its website to enhance the user experience. Some changes may be minor like switching up the layout, while […]

Real Advice for Socializing at Work When Alcohol’s Not Your Thing

There are certain personal conversations that inevitably make their way into the workplace, like having to reveal that you don’t drink. To better understand how you can socialize with your co-workers sans alcohol, I spoke with several individuals who—for a variety of reasons—don’t drink. Read Complete Article

5 Solutions for the Long-Term Unemployed

Most of the people I know have been unemployed at one point or another. There’s a sense of despair that comes with losing their source of income. Perhaps more devastating is a sense of emotional turmoil, which can include sadness, anger, self-doubt, fear, isolation, and even depression. A special category […]

Do I Really Have to Network to Advance My Career?

Have you been excelling at your job, doing all the right things, showing up on time, putting in overtime but still haven’t seen much in the way of upward progress? Career progress can be halted for many reasons—some of which have nothing to do with you—but if you aren’t networking, […]

What to Do if You Have Employment Gaps in Your Executive Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Believe it or not, it’s more common for people to have employment gaps on their resume and LinkedIn profile today than ever before. There are plenty of reasons for this as well. You may have taken time off to raise a family and are now ready to re-enter the workforce, […]

6 Types of Networking Activities You Need To Land A Job

Try these six types of networking activities to help secure interviews and land new job more quickly! The best way to tap into the hidden job market, reduce your perceived risk as a candidate and increase the chance of getting an interview is by having conversations with people (aka networking). […]