Maintaining A Positive Outlook During Your Job Search NYC

Maintaining A Positive Outlook During Your Job Search

It can be easy to lose confidence and give in to those feelings of rejection when you are looking for a job. You apply for job after job and don’t hear anything. Or you interview for job after job and don’t seem to be able to secure the job offer. It happens to so many people and they start to feel frustrated and at times, it affects their overall positive …

Exciting Career Interests

Exciting Career Options Without A Degree

There is a broad array of exciting career options for individuals that do not have college degrees. Some of them require certifications and or training. There are many job choices depending on your career interest and what path makes the most sense for you. You will need to objectively evaluate your skills. Dental Hygienist If you enjoy working with patients and building long term relationships, this may work. It’s equally …

4 Tips for Entry Level Job Seekers

4 Tips for First Time Job Seekers

Entering the job market for the first time can be challenging. You never really had the opportunity to practice interviewing or learned the best strategy for your entry level job search. You apply for job after job and don’t hear back. I receive that feedback from clients on a regular basis. Social Media Data has shown that between 80% and 90% of recruiters and hiring managers will review your social …

Skills Vital to Work Remotely NYC

Skills Vital To Successfully Work Remotely

We recently wrote about job opportunities for folks that wish to work from home on a part time or full time basis. Now we’d like to focus on the types of skills important in being successful when you work remotely. There are a number of different challenges that remote workers face that are very different from going to an office every day. It requires a unique skill set in order …

Work from Home Flexible Work Arrangement

Working from Home Jobs in Demand

More companies are allowing for a flexible work arrangement including working from home at least one day a week. With technology and the different modes of communication available, it has become easier to connect with people and be highly productive at home. There has also been an increase in remote job opportunities available. Companies recognize the continued demand of balancing work and family. Many see the value in providing support …

How To Find Out If You Are Well Paid NYC

How To Find Out If You Are Well Paid

I have female clients that come to me very disturbed after finding out male colleague with the same position and similar years of work experience are paid more, sometimes significantly. It’s a really serious blow especially if you have been dedicated to a company and given 100 percent to your job. There’s so much data at your fingertips. If you do the research and educate yourself, you can determine if …

Changing Careers Later In Life NYC

Changing Careers Later In Life

The average person changes careers 4 – 6 times in their lifetime, so it’s more common than people think. Changing careers may be something you contemplated one time or another but have some difficulty trying to figure out which direction to go in. Perhaps you no longer feel challenged at work or have come to the conclusion that you never really liked your job. You certainly can make a change. …

Stop Procrastinating, Find Your Dream Job NYC

Stop Procrastinating, Find Your Dream Job

It’s natural to put things off from time to time and focus more on activities that you enjoy. It’s common to avoid the tasks you may not take pleasure in. Unfortunately, there are several activities we must do that we don’t necessarily feel motivated to move forward with. Procrastinating can sometimes be associated with fear of change. You are in a job that you know is going nowhere, you look …

Goal Setting for your New Job NYC

Setting Goals for Your New Job

Starting a new job can be exciting and it can also be a bit overwhelming. You are in a new environment where you have to prove yourself all over again. Typically, you don’t really know anyone in this new company. You want to establish a reputation and do well for the company and yourself. There’s so much to learn about the company, your role and establishing relationships and realistic goals …

The Positive Side of Losing Your Job NYC

The Positive Side of Losing Your Job

Losing your job can be devastating. You’ve dedicated so much of your time and energy into your job. You made personal sacrifices and always performed at your best. It may have been completely unexpected or there could have been some early warning signs. Either way, losing your job is difficult. You wonder what do I do now? I’ve been doing this job spending most of my waking hours at work …