13 09, 2018

The perfect boss is called a leader

By |2018-09-16T03:57:36+00:00September 13th, 2018|Performance|0 Comments

“The perfect boss”, you say? There’s no such thing! When we think of a “boss”, we think of someone who yells at you when you’re late, doesn’t solicit your opinions and isn’t very sensitive to your personal issues. Decades ago, this was the predominant management style. Today, things are starting to change. We’ve realized that [...]

18 08, 2018

12 Proofreading Resume Tips

By |2019-01-31T02:58:25+00:00August 18th, 2018|Resume|0 Comments

Thanks to Grace for an excellent guest post on twelve solid proofreading resume tips. Her bio is below. - Coach Wolfgang Your resume is the first impression you make on a company and one of the most important parts of applying for a job. That means your resume should be proofread thoroughly. Often a single [...]

22 07, 2018

A New Resume is Not the Answer

By |2018-09-30T02:43:43+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Career Coaching, Career Counseling, Job Search, Resume|2 Comments

Many people who are dissatisfied with their career often feel that a new resume is the answer. Far too often, these people just don't know where to turn. In these cases, it is comfortable to fall back on what they know - on the tactical tools of a career search that they are familiar with. [...]

12 07, 2018

Leaders Never Stop Learning

By |2018-07-14T19:10:52+00:00July 12th, 2018|Performance|0 Comments

Leaders set the tone for an organization. They must be agile in their responses to the ever-changing marketplace and business climate. Leaders are charged with growing organizations and should never stop learning because learning is an essential part of the growth process. Learning can take various shapes within an organization. It can be organic, formalized, [...]

5 07, 2018

CV Writing Tips to Get Noticed

By |2018-07-11T03:58:11+00:00July 5th, 2018|Resume|0 Comments

Thanks to Lucy Wyndham for a guest post with super CV writing tips! See her bio below. -Coach Wolfgang The average job opening in the U.S. attracts around 250 applicants, according to EBI, yet recruiters spend only six seconds looking at each resume. Management level posts can be even more competitive, which is why obtaining professional [...]

27 05, 2018

6 Ways to Bust a Mid-Career Plateau

By |2018-07-02T23:26:29+00:00May 27th, 2018|Career Management, Motivation|0 Comments

Guest blog with some fantastic tips for mid-career professionals getting off a career plateau. – Coach Wolfgang Hitting a career plateau in your current job is normal. For most workers this situation can translate to boredom and the feeling of being stuck in a rut, or the fear that you have gone as far as [...]

14 04, 2018

Inspiration for a Spring Career Refresh

By |2018-07-02T00:40:38+00:00April 14th, 2018|Career Change, Career Management|0 Comments

Spring has officially sprung!  The temps are warming up, the flowers are sprouting and there's a buzz of creativity, innovation and connection. Whether you’re feeling the warmth of Spring yet or not, it’s still a good time to re-fresh your career.  Whether it’s a new perspective on your current role, developing your leadership skills, or [...]

27 02, 2018

8 Quick yet Effective Hacks for your LinkedIn Job Search

By |2018-02-27T04:07:08+00:00February 27th, 2018|Job Search, Networking|2 Comments

Thanks to Abhyank Srinet for another great post, this time, focused on your LinkedIn Job Search. – Coach Wolfgang A LinkedIn profile is the gateway to professional success especially if you are just starting out. With opportunities like interacting with top experts in the industry and following their work and connecting with recruiters to increase [...]

10 01, 2018

How leaders can lead with the appropriate pace.

By |2018-01-10T17:51:44+00:00January 10th, 2018|Career Change, Career Coaching, Career Counseling, Career Management|0 Comments

Organizations face many obstacles that affect - and sometimes derail - the leadership abilities of their teams. Things like human resource issues, limited budgets, lack of mission understanding or alignment, and much more lay the foundation of difficult leadership. However, there’s one area that often goes unnoticed. It’s called pace. Effective leaders are aware of [...]

10 01, 2018

How emotionally intelligent are you?

By |2018-01-10T17:50:32+00:00January 10th, 2018|Career Change, Career Coaching, Career Counseling, Career Management, Performance|0 Comments

Guess what, we’re emotional beings who have emotional intelligence (in measurable capacities).   No matter how hard we strive - especially in our careers - to be only rational beings, we can’t. Our emotions are real, present, and play a tremendous part in our personal, professional, and even our organization's development. In the professional context [...]