How To Make Your Cover Letter A Success

How To Make Your Cover Letter A Success

What’s the deal with cover letters these days? Do you really need one? I get this question from clients quite frequently. And I understand—most of us would rather NOT write a cover letter. It is confusing to figure out what should go on one, it’s easy to talk yourself...
5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Career Coach

5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Career Coach

There are a lot of career and leadership coaches in the world and a lot of people who would benefit from coaching. However, what makes a fantastic coach for one person might not work at all for someone else. Since most coaches put some effort into marketing themselves...
How To Leave Your Job Without Burning Bridges

How To Leave Your Job Without Burning Bridges

Even if you’re not planning on leaving with a dramatic exit reminiscent of Jennifer Aniston’s character in “Office Space,” doesn’t mean you should just leave quietly. A good exit takes some planning and effort to execute well to ensure that you don’t burn bridges and...
Why Your Resume Needs an Executive Summary

Why Your Resume Needs an Executive Summary

As many people return from the holiday break and get back into their job search (or back into hiring mode if you’re a on the other side of the table), I want to take a minute to emphasize how important it is to have a strong executive summary in your resume. I’ve...