Beware of Counteroffers

Beware of Counteroffers

You aced the interview and landed the job of your dreams! Now comes the part you’ve been dreading: resigning from your current company. You imagined the conversation with your boss a million times and feel confident as you walk into his office. As you expected, your...
7 Tips for Answering Interview Questions

7 Tips for Answering Interview Questions

Unlike job descriptions, interview questions are much less straightforward in terms of revealing an employer’s expectations. Interviewers are trying to assess if you have the experience, skills, and talent to succeed in the role and if your personality and desired...
Tools for Setting SMART Goals

Tools for Setting SMART Goals

Setting goals, whether short or long term, is an ongoing and effortful process. Many people tend to set personal and professional goals with a to-do list mindset and superficial consideration. Goal-setting is adeptly illustrated by Aesop’s “The Tortoise and The...
Stay motivated during the holidays with these tips

Stay motivated during the holidays with these tips

As we enter the holiday season, it is all too easy to lose momentum as we juggle personal obligations and professional responsibilities. The holiday schedule divides our work week into too-short-to-be-actually-productive fractions, and yet our to-do lists keep...
5 Tips for Crafting a Professional Resume

5 Tips for Crafting a Professional Resume

From a variety of surveys interviewing recruiters and human resources professionals, researchers have found that the average time these employers spend reviewing an application ranges from five seconds to fifteen minutes. For reference, they may take less time reading...
How to Ace Your Interview and Land the Job of Your Dreams

How to Ace Your Interview and Land the Job of Your Dreams

We have all been there at one point in our careers, and most of us will be in the future again. Interviews can be nerve-wracking! How to prepare? What to wear? What will they ask me? How can I stand out from the other applicants for this position? Everyone, I’m sure,...