You’ve worked hard for the last 4 years in college, but you never could have expected that you would not have landed your dream job. Okay, any job. Maybe you changed your major halfway through college. Maybe you received a job offer, but it wasn’t what you wanted to do, or maybe if you’re really honest, […]
My New Year’s Career Revelations
I thought long and hard about the name for my career coaching business, Career Revelations. Truth be told, I considered every possible clever alliteration with ‘career’ or ‘job’, only to find that most of them had already been taken! Fortunately, through a helpful questionnaire from my website designer, I was able to write down what and who I really wanted to be […]
Stay the Course: How to Navigate your College Career Fair
If you have never visited your school’s career fair, then you are in for a real treat – or maybe an awakening. Dozens of employers all in one place seeking top talent like YOU. Or maybe your best friend, or your classmate…hmmm. How do we get those recruiters standing at the booth to take YOU […]
Freshmen: Your Job Search Preparation Starts NOW!
You have just arrived on campus. You are still figuring out how to get to your classes. Maybe you’ve pledged a sorority or fraternity. Not to mention, adjusting to a new roommate. Oh, I can hear you: “And you want me to worry about my job search NOW?? What? But I don’t graduate for another 4 years!” […]
Unexpected Job Search Advice from 8-Month Old Twins
When my husband and I learned last fall that we were having twins, we went through a series of emotions – joy, elation, excitement… fear….Both of us are in our 40’s and have worked in corporate America since college. While we have nieces and nephews, having our own child, much less two, was NOT familiar territory. […]
No full time offer from your Internship…Now What?
You worked hard to obtain an internship in your field. Hours of review on your resume, countless interviews, and maybe even a new suit. But after 10 weeks of blood, sweat and tears to prove yourself, you didn’t receive a full time offer. Ouch! As you return for your senior year, you look around and […]