If you’re writing or updating your resume, you’ll find a plethora of articles on the topic. However, few pieces cater to the specific needs of executives with lengthy careers and impressive accolades. Consequently, as a career coach specializing in senior managers and executives, I frequently get asked questions about the nuances of writing an executive resume. In this article, I share seven tips to write an effective executive resume.
Negotiating a salary offer can be intimidating. Yet doing so can pay dividends. When does it make sense to negotiate your salary, and when might you want to accept the first offer you receive from a prospective employer? In this article, I break down four prerequisites for salary negotiation, as well as three times you will want to skip it.
It’s normal to experience stress or anxiety about your career from time to time. Unfortunately, career anxiety can sometimes become too much to handle. So how do you effectively manage career anxiety? When should you seek out professional help? Here are 10 strategies to effectively cope with anxiety in your career.
With a third of your life spent at work, it makes sense to question the future of your job from time to time. But how do you know when it's time to look for a new job? Here are 9 signs you may want to start exploring your options.
As a career coach, “How will you celebrate?” is one of the first questions I ask clients after they share that they have landed a new job. In this article, I share eight ways to celebrate after giving your two weeks' notice, many of which were inspired by my own coaching clients after they landed jobs they loved.
During the final few months of the year, many job seekers reach out to me asking whether they should pause their job searches during the holidays. In this article, I share some of the benefits of continuing to job search during the holidays, as well as a few situations where it might make sense for you to pause your search.
“Why are you looking for a new job?” is a question you’ll probably be asked during your next interview. Here's how to develop an effective response to this common interview question, as well as an example answer.
If you had a seemingly great interview, or multiple interviews, but haven’t received a job offer, you might be wondering what went wrong. Here are four potential reasons you may not receive an offer after your interview, and how to address them.
The “hidden job market” is a phrase you’ll likely come across if you’re on the search for your next role. In this article, I clarify what the hidden job market is as well as share several examples of clients who recently landed roles in the tech industry that were never published online.
You are not alone if you are feeling stressed or anxious at work. As a career coach, learning to effectively manage workplace anxiety is one of the biggest challenges I hear from workers. Here are four tips to calm your nerves.
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