4 Tips To Save if Experiencing Job Loss

4 Tips to Save and Be Prepared If Experiencing Job Loss

You work hard and are dedicated to your company so you don’t really expect to experience job loss. Often, job loss may have nothing to do with performance. It could be a result of a merger or acquisition, operations moving elsewhere or a number of other reasons that affect your employment status. Expected or not, it’s critical to financially plan for that rainy day so to speak in the event …

Wow the Hiring Manager When Interviewing

Wow the Hiring Manager on your Job Interview

Interviewing can be nerve racking to say the least. It is probably up there in the top 10 least favorite things to do for most of us. You may have read some tips on our blog regarding doing well when interviewing. An important piece of the puzzle besides preparing your responses, is knowing your audience. If you can determine who are the key players you will be meeting with, you …

What Recruiters Look for in Job Seekers NYC

What Recruiters Look for in Job Seekers

Recruiters have a difficult job. They have tight deadlines to meet in order to fill a position. Many recruiters compensation in part or all of it is based on successful placement of a candidate. For each role they fill, there are hundreds or even thousands of job applicants. So what do recruiters and hiring managers look for in job seekers? Consistency With the information they have, recruiter must assess whether …

What You Might Overlook in Your Professional Resume

What You Might Overlook in Your Resume

Your resume is your number one, I repeat number one marketing tool in your job search. Having said that, did you give your resume the attention it deserves? If you can answer that question yes, with 100 percent certainty, you are on your way to getting the job you want. If you hesitate, then it’s time to get back to the drawing board and give your resume the thoughtful time …

Tips to Get Hired Over 40

Tips for Job Searching Over 40

So, you are over 40 years old and want to put your best foot forward competing in the job market to get hired. You have a wealth of experience and a great deal to offer your next company. Perhaps you are excited about this new chapter, perhaps a bit nervous. That’s understandable but you must keep in mind, a company can benefit a great deal from your experience. So how …

Why Invest in a LinkedIn Makeover NYC

Why Invest in a LinkedIn Makeover?

An optimized LinkedIn profile goes a long way in your job search. Data shows that over 80% of recruiters use LinkedIn to identify, evaluate and network with potential candidates. That’s a significant number and it continues to increase year over year. There are a number of benefits to a LinkedIn makeover.  It’s critical to have a strong social media presence in order to compete in this competitive job market. Simply …

4 Unconventional Stress Relief Strategies NYC

4 Unconventional Stress Relief Strategies

Stressful situations happen every day and are all around us. There are steps you can take to prevent some of these stressful moments, You cannot eliminate them all. What you do have control over is how you handle these circumstances and if you can take steps toward healthier responses. Therefore coping with every day life stresses can be a challenge, from work stresses to family to financial concerns, it can …

How to Develop Executive Presence NYC

How To Develop Executive Presence?

Executive presence is very important if you have aspirations to advance in your career. The way a professional carries themselves, the level of confidence they exhibit and how they speak does impact their ability to establish credibility and to persuade. I have worked with many individuals who wish to improve in that respect. The good news is executive presence can be learned if you make the effort and receive strong …

Why It's Important to rest and re-energize NYC

Why It’s Important to Rest and Re-energize

Imagine having a day all to yourself where you can just rest and re-energize after working so hard. Specifically a day where you have no responsibilities and answer to nobody. At this point, you are probably saying yeah right, good luck with that. We are in the age of 24/7 technology in which we can always be reached, and everything seems to be a priority and we must respond right …

4 Ways to Maximize Career Success NYC

4 Ways to Maximize Your Career Success

Most of us feel strong work performance should and will be rewarded however that’s not always the case. There are some exceptional performers that do get overlooked. Self-promotion is very important and mastering it is an important factor in career success. Certain managers are extremely adept at creating opportunities for their team members to gain visibility and shine in front of senior management. Some managers may not be as skillful …