11 Things Besides Salary You Can Negotiate

Even the word “negotiate” can spark panic and anxiety. We place a lot of pressure on ourselves when… Continue reading “11 Things Besides Salary You Can Negotiate”…

Red Flags in the Interview Process

I’ve written many times that interviewing is very much like dating. You go through the same phases: attraction,… Continue reading “Red Flags in the Interview Process”…

The Ultimate Guide To Background Checks

When you’re preparing for a job interview, there’s a lot to think about — what to wear, what to bring and what to ask, for example. As you’re preparing, though, don’t forget this crucial detail: the background check. Leave it to chance, and you risk all kinds of surprises and snags that could disrupt the hiring process. Continue reading “The Ultimate Guide To Background Checks”…

What Employers Really Want: Leadership

Leadership is a slippery concept. It’s not strictly confined to actual leaders of a company; we hope to see it at all levels of an organization. Continue reading “What Employers Really Want: Leadership”…

I Could Do Anything, if Only I Knew what that Was

Career transition is a time of uncertainty. You’re not sure where to look for opportunity, when you’ll have your next interview, what questions you’ll be asked, and most importantly, how long it will be before you land a great job.  There’s one thing you should never be uncertain about – what it is you’re looking for.  Continue reading “I Could Do Anything, if Only I Knew what that Was”…