The information age has its pros and cons, and one of the key drawbacks is that many industries that were stable and steady for decades now find themselves in rapid decline. This can be an unsettling reality if you find yourself in one of these industries. My hope is that this article helps to inspire
An area some candidates forget to consider when going about their job search is company size. I discussed the pros and cons of working for a large company in the last article. As a follow-up, today we’ll look at the pros and cons of working for a small company.
I’ve always emphasized the importance of being selective in your job search. One of the more underrated aspects that candidates sometimes neglect is company size. Company size is important to consider because it has a direct impact on your work and your career. In this week’s two-part article, I will discuss the pros and cons of
The interviews are done, the offer is signed – congrats! Now you’re awaiting the big day. Here are a few thoughts on how to have a successful first day.
Earlier this week, we talked about networking events. Today, we’ll talk about your professional network and how to make the most of it.
We’ve all been told we have to network. Many of us don’t want to. Here’s some advice on how to “survive” a networking event.
What does it mean to be selective in your job search?
I noticed something funny when I was originally researching this article. I wanted to address being happy in your job because many people are. Google felt the need to correct me, however: “How to know you are unhappy in your job”. It then provided me with a list of articles, each more compelling than the last,
I was having lunch once with one of my friends who is a data architect and an accounting intern who really impressed us. Not only was she a strong accountant and a delight to work with, she was an Excel whiz kid who had an unquenchable thirst for knowledge surrounding data and IT. As we ate, she
For those who have had a mentor in the past, you know the good that they can bring to your growth and development in a given area, or help with your general understanding of your organization. If you have never had a mentor, might I suggest that 2017 be the year that you keep your