5 Steps for Making a Mid-Career Transition

Everyone knows that it’s a difficult choice, as well as a difficult path, to change to a new career.  It’s not easy to know what to do during such a transition. Why?  Because changing careers means that you’re choosing to adjust to a new working environment and consequently redefining your professional identity. However, it’s not as difficult as you might think to make a change.  Below are five steps for making a mid-career transition: Step #1—Figure out what you really … Continued

6 Top Social Media Skills You Need to Be a Successful Leader

Boost your confidence and become a successful leader. Virtually all leaders and companies have a social media presence today. But what social skills do you have as a leader? What skills do you need? Social media provides a great platform to connect leaders and their teams (especially if they’re working in remote locations), prospective customers, and other stakeholders. If you’re adept enough to respond quickly, correctly, in public and in real time, you’re in great shape. Becoming fluent in the … Continued

10 Ways to Sharpen Your Face-to-Face Interviewing Skills

Few things determine whether or not you’ll receive an offer of employment as much as the face-to-face interview. This is where the “rubber meets the road,” so to speak, and if you fall short during the interview, it won’t matter what skills you possess or how much you experience you have – You still won’t get the job. Your resume helps you get your foot in the door, but the interview is what allows you to walk through it. Below … Continued

I Have An Interview And I Don’t Know What To Ask!! The 29 Smartest Questions to Ask at the End of Every Job Interview

It’s important to remember that every interview is a two-way street. You should be interviewing the employer just as much as they’re interviewing you because you both need to walk away convinced that the job would be a great fit. So when the tables are turned and the interviewer asks, “Do you have any questions for me?” take advantage of this opportunity. It’s the best way to determine if you’d be happy working for this employer, and whether your goals … Continued