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 [...]

14 06, 2016

Is Your Job Search Taking Too Long?

By | June 14th, 2016|Career Change, Job Search|0 Comments

Some individuals seek out career coaching when the pain of their job (environment, lack of fit, etc.) is too much to bear. They are looking to get out of that job and want out as soon as possible. Oftentimes, these individuals ask, "How long will my job search take?"  My answer, as it is to [...]

8 06, 2016

I Used to Love My Job. How to Find a Job You Love.

By | June 8th, 2016|Career Change, Career Management|0 Comments

Falling out of love with your job happens over time. The key is to be actively managing your career. Yes, jobs change but more times than not, it's the changes that you experience that cause you to fall out of love with your job. As time rolls on it's important to assess how your life is [...]

24 05, 2016

Defeat Fear to Get the Career You Want

By | May 24th, 2016|Career Change, Motivation|0 Comments

Some people seem to be born ready to jump out of airplanes and live life on the edge. It's like they were made for it. Careers in investment banking or startups seem to fit these types of people. And then there are the rest of us... perfectly fine watching others make the mistakes, jump when [...]

14 05, 2016

Fire-walking Across Your Career Change

By | May 14th, 2016|Career Change|0 Comments

A colleague of mine recently attended a retreat that involved fire-walking – walking barefoot over hot coals. It was an exhilarating experience for her and we talked about it at length. During the course of the conversation, her description of fire-walking made me think of how it relates to a career change or job search. [...]

10 05, 2016

8 Tips for Testing Business Ideas With Surveys and Interviews

By | May 10th, 2016|Career Change|0 Comments

Recently, we posted a blog about the narrow focus of a startup on four core business objectives. Whether you agree with that approach for a startup or not, there was a part that will always be true: startups need to confirm their assumptions about their new products and services. They do this by conducting a [...]