When working with new graduates and students, lack of job-related experience is often the largest challenge that they face when applying for their first big job. It’s that old Catch 22: employers are looking for candidates with experience, but you can’t get experience if no one will hire you, … [Read more...] about Students and New Grads: Are you Experienced?
Ching! Ching! The graduation cashola is flowing in! Relatives, neighbors, and friends show up en masse to congratulate you on the achievement of your recent graduation. It can be a heady time….that lull between the end of adolescence and the beginning of adulthood. At this point, many new college … [Read more...] about What To Do With All the Graduation Money?
While it is not often that clients are not truthful with me about elements of their work experience, it does happen. Being able to shift a negative story to focus on the good within it is important to demonstrate personal and professional growth, but deliberate misrepresentation of the truth is … [Read more...] about Honesty is the Best Policy in Life and on Your Résumé
As the end of the year is fast approaching, have you begun thinking about new year resolutions and goals to achieve? Have you also been thinking about taking on new career challenges in 2019? Whether you’re satisfied with your current role, have your eye on a promotion, or want to change your job … [Read more...] about 4 Steps to Position Yourself for Greater Career Success in 2019
Intimidated by the thought of networking and putting yourself out there? Don't be! And don't take yourself too seriously. Just be yourself and you may be surprised how well things turn out and the new friends you may meet! … [Read more...] about Some networking humor to start the day
Please join me on Wednesday, October 18 at Banchetti's by Rizzo for the American Business Women's Association's (ABWA) October Professional Development Meeting. I am honored to have been invited as their keynote speaker for the evening discussing "The Ins and Outs of Today's Resume Writing: What's … [Read more...] about Join Us For An Evening of Networking and Learning