After earning an executive MBA, many grads are ready to consider entering the global marketplace for their next job. Even if your international job search is on the far horizon, it’s never too soon to get ready. Executive candidates who present as global citizens are more attractive to hiring … [Read more...] about International Job Search – Take it Global
Lately, I’ve been seeing quite a few articles suggesting that passive networking is the way to go: Social media connections, emails, and even attending networking events created by others can be passive forms of networking. There’s nothing wrong with these activities being a part of your networking … [Read more...] about Active Networking
Many times, clients come to me already knowing what they want out of the coaching relationship. Other times, they ask what can an Executive Coach do for me? I saw a recent Forbes.com article that summed it up well, it’s a great read if you have the time. If not, here is my version of the answer of … [Read more...] about What Can an Executive Coach Do for Me?
Over and over again, I hear the frustration in the voices of job seekers as they complain that they never hear back from the recruiters they contacted. I’m not surprised they’re not getting calls, and neither would they, if they understood a recruiter’s job! No matter how perfectly formatted and … [Read more...] about Why Recruiters Don’t Call
With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas and New Year’s just ahead, you might be thinking this is the time to take a break from networking professionally and just relax and enjoy your social connections. Not so fast! Holiday networking is often the most rewarding! So, don’t slow down or stop … [Read more...] about Holiday Networking
Part of savvy, proactive career management is to develop a relationship with your recruiter. Don’t know any? Ask colleagues in your industry for the best executive recruiters they know, then follow up and get that relationship started before you begin a job search. That relationship begins with … [Read more...] about Develop a Relationship with Your Recruiter