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...
So… Tell Me About Yourself

So… Tell Me About Yourself

Whether the context is a meeting with your superiors, an informational interview, or a formal in-house interview, everyone is likely to get some variation of the question, “Tell me about yourself” during their job search. This is a similar concept to the...
My #1 Interview Prep Tip

My #1 Interview Prep Tip

Do you look forward to interviews? After over a decade of conducting interviews and 6 years of running my career coaching business, I’ve come to realize one universal truth: preparing for interviews is not most people’s idea of a good time. So today I’m going to give...