The Odds Are Against You – Change Them!

If you’re networking with well-connected professionals, chances are they hear “Can I pick your brain?” a lot. Personally, that phrase makes me cringe, even though I’m a firm believer in networking. Aside from it being obviously one-sided, it just sounds unpleasant (pick my brain?). So, even though I’m inclined to help, not everyone will be …

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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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Keep Going!

When starting anything new, the first few weeks are usually the most challenging. Whether practicing a foreign language, learning to play an instrument, or engaging in a new fitness routine, seeing tangible results can take time. This is why many get frustrated and abandon the pursuit – depending on the goal, when there is an …

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