By Mauri Schwartz Have you been conducting your current job search for a while, not getting the results you’d like (namely, a job offer), and are considering hiring a job search coach? Service providers abound and offer coaching plans that vary from engaging one hour at a time to a 6-month commitment that includes work […]Read the rest of this article.
By Laura Paradise To land a job, you’ve got to show you have substance. That means demonstrating you have hard skills and that your actions have yielded positive results. The conventional wisdom is that you have an inventory of brief stories that readily communicate your relevant skills and accomplishments. At the same time, […]Read the rest of this article.
By Jim Armstrong A colleague called the other day to say she was at her wit’s end. The cause? A most ungracious high-powered volunteer was running amok through “Sally’s” development program, spreading gossip, deriding staff members and pitting other key volunteers against each other. (*Sally is a pseudonym.) Commiserating with Sally, who is an experienced […]Read the rest of this article.