As a career coach I find that, often times, the greatest obstacle to a successful job search isn’t a client’s willingness to put in the effort, explain potential employment gaps, or unrealistic salary expectations, but their mindset. The role of mindset in our life is greatly underrated in … [Read more...] about Go Take A Hike! And 5 Other Unlikely, Yet Powerful, Job Search Strategies
By: Ellen Mika Zelasko, Guest Blogger and Owner of Hello Buffalo March is Women’s History Month, and on social media, you may have noticed that I’ve been highlighting Buffalo women who’ve made history, all month long. For my blog posts though, I’ve highlighted women in Buffalo who are … [Read more...] about Find Yourself in Need of a Job? Talk to Cathy Lanzalaco
The career path of an executive is often a nonlinear journey to its apex. From entry level positions right out of college to mid-management roles, ex-pat assignments, and years of focusing on building skills for the C-suite, once you’ve achieved and mastered the that goal, what comes next? Often … [Read more...] about Is a Board of Directors Seat Your Next Executive Career Move?
I have taken calls from several clients recently asking what the national state of concern, emergencies, and social distancing related to coronavirus means for their job search. People are wondering if holding on a job search makes sense right now or if they should continue as if it is “business as … [Read more...] about Job Search Strategies in Times of Uncertainty
This week three of my job search clients had face-to-face interviews scheduled that got redirected to video because of the Coronavirus outbreak. Expecting this to be a trend that may continue for weeks (or months) to come, I share some tips for job seekers unaccustomed to participating in video … [Read more...] about 14 Top Tips to Ace Your Video Interview
By: Connor Sokal, New Graduate Success Story & Guest Blogger I had always hoped, as every young adult does, that I would have a job before I graduated from college. I had preemptively applied to jobs in January. Unfortunately, I had not heard back from those jobs. I wondered if I had not … [Read more...] about Post-Graduation Job Hunt Success!