Should I Take THIS Job?

Depending on your situation, any opportunity might look appetizing in the moment. It takes a self-aware and confident person to turn down a good offer to wait for the great offer. But what actually constitutes  a “great” offer? At first glance, a brand name like “Amazon” or a bump in salary might seem like enough. …

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Job Search Strategies that Changed (while you weren’t looking!)

It’s 2017 and there are many positive career predictions to look forward to this year: the candidate experience will improve (finally!), more people will take advantage of the “gig” economy, performance reviews will be more collaborative, and creative perks (like school loan payback) are on the rise. But if it’s been a while since you’ve engaged …

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Why “Follow Your Passion” is Terrible Career Advice

As someone who aspires to help everyone find a career they love, the title of this blog may sound a bit strange. However, for those who’ve been exploring new career options and have been told to “follow your passion,” you already know how frustrating (and stress-inducing!) this guidance can be. Here’s why: This advice often makes people …

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Your Job Search Timeline

You’ve heard the saying, “finding a new job IS a full-time job“, but your success is based less on how much time you spend than by how you spend your time. While applying online and working with Recruiters is recommended, the ROI on these strategies tends to be lower (25%) than networking ( 75%), so use …

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