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Anyone else feeling the lingering cold Winter days? That stretch between New Years and Memorial Day holidays is a long one. It's easy to dream of vacations past and future and summer days somewhere up ahead. Why do we yearn for that magical, three-syllable word so much? Whether...Continue Reading
I'm so inspired! Today, I had the privilege of meeting a dozen young adults who are on track to boost their careers, with the support of an incredible organization, YearUp. I came across YearUp over the past year, and have had the opportunity to mentor one of their students, who...Continue Reading
Have you ever gotten stuck in a cycle of 'chicken-or-the-egg' when it comes to a job search for a skillset that you want to learn? Let's say you want to pursue a career in social media but you're coming from another industry. Companies may not consider your resume if you don't...Continue Reading
I read an article recently called Uber, Lyft, and the World of Continuous Partial Employment by Tim O'Reilly of O'Reilly Media that sparked some ideas about the 'gig economy' that we've found ourselves immersed in. From the Consumer Perspective Project-based jobs have...Continue Reading
Congrats! You've connected with someone new or re-connected with someone who you think could offer some advice along your career path. The phone, video, or in-person meeting is scheduled. Now, what? What will you talk about? How do you ask for advice? What will they be willing...Continue Reading
Tomorrow is officially one year since I flew to Chicago on a one-way ticket. But, Saturdays aren't often high rankers for blog reading and well, it's also Yom Kippur, which means most of my audience will be occupied as will I, spending time with family and reflecting on the...Continue Reading