I’ve thought a lot about this question over the years and I can truly say that my answer has changed. Early in my career, I wanted the opportunity for professional growth. I realized that I had a lot to learn. So as I gained experience and continued to excel in my roles, I knew that
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Work/Life balance! That is something that many of us strive for throughout our careers. However, if you are like many, you wind up losing many vacation days at the end of the year because you simply could not take time off for a variety of reasons. If you were lucky, maybe your employer allowed you
Many have said that people do not leave a job, they leave their manager. However, I do not necessarily agree with that statement. I’ve held positions over my career where either the salary was below market, the relationship with my manager was awful, or I was unhappy with the work/life balance. As a result, when
Deciding what to wear for an interview requires thought and preparation! Generally, you want to dress for success and express your own unique style as well. Over the years, I’ve observed women abandoning the traditional “Hillary Clinton pantsuit” and opting for dresses and separates. But what about footwear? Now that summer is here, it reopens the
There is no denying that the job searching process is an important and involved process these days! In fact, I’ve advised many clients that searching for a job “is a job itself” and it is comprised of multiple competencies including resume writing, networking, interviewing and negotiating.
Network, Network, Network! Many say that is the key to finding and landing the job of your dreams. I tend to agree because my last three roles were secured in this manner. Additionally, I’ve made introductions on behalf of friends and colleagues who have ultimately land in great positions. However, I don’t think that a