Finding Great People

THE ELUSIVE UNICORN - WHY IT'S SO HARD TO MAKE A GREAT HIRE

How To Ask For A Raise

In continuing with my series on job seekers, this week I’d like to talk about what to do if you think you should be earning more or you want to earn more. There are a variety of options that can help you earn more income; you could create a side hustle, get a license or education that will help...

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How To Make A Career Pivot

In continuing with my series on job seekers, this week I’d like to talk about career pivoting. A career pivot is the act of finding a different career that is still reliant on your current skills, but helps you move into a new trajectory. Often the draw of a career pivot, compared to a career...

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Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

As a life and business coach, one of the things I coach people about regularly is the unhappiness or dissatisfaction they feel at work. What is fascinating is they think their unhappiness is because of their job. They tell me stories about how awful their boss, the culture, co-workers and...

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How To Pick a Company

In last week’s blog, I shared the process for how to look for and find a job quickly. A big part of that process is doing your due diligence and making a scorecard where you identify what you are and are not looking for in your next job or career move. That scorecard not only plays a big role...

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How do I Look for and Find a Job Quickly?

In turning my focus in my next several blogs to the job seeker, I first want to address one of the biggest issues job seekers face: looking for and landing another job quickly. In my experience, when looking for and landing another job, the biggest misstep job seekers make is not taking the...

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The Vulnerability of the Job Seeker

Over the last few months, I have been primarily focused on sharing ideas and content on the hiring and recruiting process. This has been my focus primarily because I spend a large part of my time either recruiting or hiring. However, over the last six months I have expanded my role to include...

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How To Conduct a Successful Video Interview

In my last few blogs, I shared my insights about the tools and preparation you need to conduct a video interview. This week, I want to share how to actually have a successful video interview. If you are a beginner, I recommend that you make sure you have everything set-up (lights, headset,...

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How to Prepare for a Successful Video Interview

In last week’s blog, I shared my insights about the tools you need for a rising hiring trend: video interviews. Even if you have years of traditional interviewing experience under your belt, there are a few distinct nuances—both in the tools used and the actual process—between traditional,...

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6 Tools for Video Interview Success

With technology playing such a big role in our lives these days, I wanted to share some insights about a rising trend: video interviews. I have participated in a number of video interviews over the years, as both the interviewer and the interviewee. Today’s blog is one of two parts where I will...

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Refining The Candidate Experience

In a tight job market where attracting candidates and hiring talent is more difficult, one way to increase your ability to hire the best people is by refining the candidate experience. Think about it, have you ever had a negative interview experience? Maybe the company and the process were...

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