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8 Ways Recruiters Find Candidates

There are 8 ways recruiters and HR find candidates. I love reading up on HR management content because it helps me help you see the big picture of how to land your dream job. Part of the big picture is better understanding how companies are trying to find you… Not just how you're trying to find them. Because it's...


How to Overcome Job Search Overwhelm

As a career coach who has worked with hundreds of clients, these are the common doubts I hear to jump starting a job search when overwhelmed.

Time Management Tips When You’re Unemployed

The loss of an external force - such as the workplace - to dictate your time and activities has the potential to throw some people for an emotional and logistical loop. Learn how to manage your time when your unemployed with my tips.

3 Pitfalls to an Email Address on Your Resume

There's 3 common pitfalls to an email address on your resume and during your job hunt to avoid. 1. Your selected name is workplace inappropriate (such as “” or “”) 2. Your email domain automatically ends up in spam. 3. Your email domain makes you look old or older than you are. Today we'll focus on #3, which will...


Job Search Mindset: “I’m Not Even Going to Try.”

I see too many job candidates not even try for their rightful job.   Their biggest enemy is negative mind chatter talking them out of taking proper action to secure their new role.   The internal dialogue sounds something like this…    📣 Wow, they want someone with many more years, skills, etc. than me.  📣 HR isn't hiring in COVID-19, so I'll...


What Resilience Looks Like in the Face of a Pandemic

It looks like moving through adversity, not avoiding it. Especially in the face of a pandemic. It's a unique blend of your confidence, faith, trust, self-esteem, and love. In the job search, you will absolutely be tested over and over again. Your success depends upon your ability to get back up again. The job search is a series of...