Posted In: Technical Skills

9/5/2013

As has been said, knowing oneself is a key to success in life…and also in business. Speaking for myself, even with thirty years of experience, Jane Knows that she is not so great at negotiating. But believe me, it’s a skill worth having and that’s why I am so happy to share the advice of a real expert on the subject!

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Posted In: First Jobs

5/30/2013

Interview Questions to Expect

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Posted In: First Jobs

5/23/2013

Preparing for the Interview. Interviewing is intimidating, even for the most seasoned professional. But there are several things that you can do to enhance the probability that you will rock!

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Posted In: First Jobs

5/9/2013

Part One: Developing Your Resume Your resume is your calling card. When someone reads it, you need their first thought to be, “I need to meet this person!” But to create that jump-off-the-page document, you need to put some serious effort into outlining your work experience and your educational background. Here’s

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Posted In: Confidence and Control

5/7/2013

Several years ago, I found the book Into Thin Air to be a great guide on the importance of having a strong team as demonstrated by a fateful climb of Mount Everest. Last week, getting to the “top” took on even greater relevance when I heard Erik Weihenmayer speak. As you may have

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Posted In: Mentors / Networking

3/28/2013

Alone. In a sea of people that you do not know. And they all seem to know each other! Could you feel any more naked? Should you leave as quietly as you walked in? NO!!!

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Posted In: Mentors / Networking

3/20/2013

Networking. Yeah, it sounds like some sleazy guy working a crowd. It sounds like you want something from somebody else. It sounds like there is an agenda. It sounds like hard work. And the truth is, it sure doesn’t have to be. Networking is a powerful and easy-to-create tool that will help you as your career grows and develops.

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Posted In: First Jobs

2/14/2013

Job interviews scare the bejesus out of me. Even when you have done it a gzillion times and you have aced your research on the company and you have a killer resume, it is still intimidating to get it all just right in that short window of time called the interview. But you can get

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Posted In: First Jobs

1/26/2013

Starting a new career can be daunting, so how do you navigate the corporate hunger games?

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