Career Clarity

What you think you know about job search is all wrong

We're MYTHBUSTING in today's video. 1. The spray and pray. Instead of sending your resume to every open position: Research...

A job search plan you can follow

Imagine it's time for your high school prom and you’re looking for a date. You’re too shy to ask anyone directly, so you decide to...

Career planning increases earning potential

A job search can be time-sensitive and fragile. That’s why it’s important to: ✔ Be proactive. You want to take your time to get...

Clean up your Career!

This past Monday morning I spent some time having my car detailed. It was well overdue. Sitting in the waiting room with other busy...

Illuminate.

A friend recently reminded me of this quotation; “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are...

You are a savvy investor, right?

You likely conduct considerable research before you make large purchases like a car or a home, right? You do the same when investing in...

No Such Thing as a Bad Seat

It was early Monday morning when my friend and I arrived at the convention centre in Toronto. Along with 8,500 of our closest friends, we...

You make your own luck!

It started as a seed of an idea more than a decade ago. We wanted to be parents. In our discussions leading up to our decision to have a...

Resume Writer’s Insider Tip: Value Proposition

There are plenty of great resources available to help job seekers write their value proposition. Today I’m sharing the strategy I use...

Is it really that bad?

Phew! What a couple of months it has been. This past summer, I moved from Canada to Belgium with my husband, two young kids, and our dog....

10 Tips to Improve your Work Life

This spring I had the pleasure of working with a client we’ll call ‘Mindy’. When we met, she was looking for an exit strategy from...

How to get ahead when you’re not working

As a professional, you have invested your time and resources into your schooling, your professional development, and your career. Now is...