How’s LinkedIn Working for You?

Occasionally I still run across a client who doesn’t have a LinkedIn profile at all or has one that’s barely a skeleton of what it should be. Sometimes it’s because they don’t understand or don’t agree that it’s necessary. But it is. At least it is if you want to be taken seriously as a […]

Does Your Job Search Have Any “Low-hanging Fruit”?

Human nature seems prone to look for an easy way to do things. That’s called going after the “low-hanging fruit,” which a dictionary defines as “something easily achieved or obtained; the most readily achievable goal.” The bad news is, you can’t reach a successful job search outcome by concentrating on easy goals. The good news […]

Network Your Way to Job Interviews and Offers

To some job seekers, “networking” is almost a dirty word–something they want to avoid like the plague. This isn’t a new thought; we’ve been around this track a few times before. However, in the unpredictable times we live in now, seemingly old methods can become new again, at least in terms of their importance to […]