21 09, 2016

Don’t be late for your interview

By | September 21st, 2016|Job Interview, Networking|0 Comments

Just a funny interviewing story from a client. We all have to laugh at ourselves sometimes. Thought you'd like it. Have a great day! - Coach Wolfgang I had plenty of time to get to my interview... or so I thought. The office was downtown - that shouldn't have been a problem! The traffic was [...]

14 09, 2016

Startup Ideas to Beat the 800 Pound Gorilla

By | September 14th, 2016|Performance|0 Comments

Guest blog with encouraging advice for startups battling an industry incumbent. - Coach Wolfgang Startups and small companies often talk about competing against the "big fish" in their industry - otherwise knows as the "800 lb gorilla." Well, I work for one of those 800 lb. gorillas, and I see everyday how we can (and do) [...]

5 09, 2016

Should You Say ‘No’ to Your Boss?

By | September 5th, 2016|Career Counseling, Motivation, Performance|0 Comments

I was having dinner with a bunch of friends and experienced this. Thought I'd share the story as well as one of the insights it gave me. – Coach Wolfgang A few years ago, I was at an outdoor restaurant having dinner with friends visiting from out of town. The sun was beginning to set [...]

27 08, 2016

9 Techniques to Remember People By Name

By | August 27th, 2016|Networking|2 Comments

A guest blog for you this week. Oftentimes clients will ask me how to remember names with all the people I meet. Love this list of memorization techniques from a client. See which ones work for you, or let me know your own tips! – Coach Wolfgang It seems to happen to me at every [...]

14 08, 2016

How to focus better at work and become indispensable

By | August 14th, 2016|Performance|0 Comments

I'm working with a client on career development and his situation is fairly common, particularly, with corporate jobs. He's interested in a promotion but unable to show enough impact to those who would promote him. He works long hours but always seems to be late with his deliverables. He's frustrated. There is a lot of [...]

28 07, 2016

4 Networking Tips That You Can Learn From a Dog

By | July 28th, 2016|Networking|0 Comments

When I tell my clients that the most effective way to land a job is through networking, their response is often a sigh of frustration or a look of dread. Even the most extroverted, outgoing people often don’t enjoy networking events. And one of the main reasons for this is that many of them aren’t [...]

21 07, 2016

Get Hired in San Antonio With This Job Search Guide

By | July 21st, 2016|Career Change, Job Search|0 Comments

San Antonio is a wonderful family town. It’s big enough to have everything you need but still has a small town feel where ‘everybody knows your name’. San Antonio has many places to visit such as the Alamo or the Natural Bridge Caverns. You can take a stroll on the River Walk or head over [...]

7 07, 2016

Get Hired in Dallas With This Job Search Guide

By | July 7th, 2016|Career Change, Job Search|0 Comments

Dallas has become quite a booming city when it comes to employment opportunity. That's good news if you are seeking a job in Dallas. In recent years, Dallas has risen to become the fourth largest employment center adding 3M non-farm jobs (Wikipedia) in 2013. There are many industries represented, including real estate, consulting, technology, healthcare [...]

28 06, 2016

Get Hired in Houston With This Job Search Guide

By | June 28th, 2016|Career Change, Job Search|0 Comments

As the 4th largest city in the country, Houston offers a lot of opportunity. Good food, warm weather, wide open space and a very active employment landscape! Houston is known for the oil and gas industry and is home to the largest concentration of healthcare and research companies. Houston offers a wide range of top [...]

22 06, 2016

How to find the right job. Follow your passion.

By | June 22nd, 2016|Career Change, Motivation|0 Comments

Following your passion is a hard road. More than half the battle is finding out what the heck your passion really is! Sounds easy enough, and I've seen it so many times before, people feel they ought to 'know' what their passion is. But behind closed doors - trust me - the majority have no [...]