The hidden job market is the term used to describe jobs that are available to be filled, but for one reason or another, the employer has chosen not to advertise them to the public. Leading industry surveys indicate the number of jobs not posted to the public range between 50-75%. The higher level … [Read more...] about Is Your Dream Job Hiding in the Hidden Job Market?
Students and New Grads
While many people know that networking is necessary to meet more people, develop new relationships, and often convert acquaintances into clients, they frequently still resist it. As an adult, meeting new people in unfamiliar situations can often transport us back to the fifth grade school lunch … [Read more...] about Bust Your Networking Nerves: How to Talk About Yourself with Confidence
Internships rescinded due to the 2020/2021 shutdown. Sports and club events canceled. Zoom classes from your bedroom at home. Definitely not the college experience you signed up for. The pandemic has altered the college experience for the class of 2022 and derailed many students’ plans for their … [Read more...] about How New Grads Can Still Land The Job They Want Without An Internship
Ever notice how much you can get done when your back’s against the wall? The Inspired Power Hour was born from the desire to provide my clients with a tool to help them implement boundaries around their time and improve the productivity of their job search. It’s actually a great activity for … [Read more...] about The Inspired Power Hour
Oh, the dreaded elevator pitch! As working professionals, we have heard over and over again how important it is to have one developed and memorized for networking and job search purposes. As a career coach, I’ve told my clients that too, and there will always be a time and a place when you need to … [Read more...] about Ditch the elevator pitch and do this instead
Hiring decisions are made during the interview process, yet many job-seekers take a passive approach, failing to adequately prepare a strategy to distinguish themselves from the other candidates, leaving much of the outcome up to chance. The first interview for a job is the most critical because … [Read more...] about Seven Ways To Differentiate Yourself In A Job Interview