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Resume Trends for 2023

That headline was used to get you here. I don’t believe “resume trends” are something you need to jump on. But I also know if...

Are we moving towards a healthier, more balanced work-life?

According to Fast Company’s interview with Gallup’s chief research scientist, Jim Harter, it’s more than money! Here are some of...

Should I stay or should I go?

Question: "I want a new job but my employer wants to negotiate a deal to have me stay. 𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘀𝗵𝗼𝘂𝗹𝗱 𝗜...

This advice comes with a warning.

Don’t believe everything you read on the internet. Let me point out a few posts offering conflicting advice that I found in my...

5 things to do now to kickstart your job search this fall.

Hiring doesn’t come to a screeching halt over the summer months, but many job seekers take time off to reassess their goals, spend time...

What makes a workplace toxic?

According to research done by Dr. Donald Sull, Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management, the top traits that define a toxic...

Are your blind spots preventing you from an amazing career?

Allison reached out to me last week after reading my LinkedIn post about networking. She wrote: “I was hoping I could get some...

Plan. Practice. Prepare. 3 key steps to a winning job interview.

Walker had lost out on his last few interviews. His friend pleaded with him to get some coaching because it was costing him six-figure...

Do you even want to work there?

Before you apply to your next job or go on your next interview, ask yourself this: 𝗗𝗼 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗲𝘃𝗲𝗻...

Are you running to a job or away from a job?

I’m having this conversation with James this week. James is good at his job. His employer has written him incredible performance...

Is there any value in writing a cover letter? Yes!

Buckle up. It’s about to get bumpy as we discuss the widely debated issue of cover letters. For some reason, there is great debate in...

How long since you prepared for a job interview?

How long has it been since you prepared for a job interview? According to a January 2022 report from Statistics Canada, the average...