Month: August 2018

  • The Most Prominent Employment Issues of 2018

    I attended a task force meeting Friday and there was a lot of inspiration for future blog posts on topics that have and will directly impact both those looking for jobs as well as companies needing talent. Parties in attendance represented employment news, concerns, and trends from the perspectives of the (Chester) county economic development […]

  • 5 Real Reasons Your Network Hasn’t Stepped Up To Help You

    This term “ghosting” spells out a new level of pain to the concept of putting yourself out there and getting nothing back. Being in limbo with your career already comes with feelings of uncertainty and vulnerability. So much can happen in a job transition that can make you believe there’s something wrong with you, or […]

  • Debunking Networking Myths That Keep People From Optimal Careers

    When I speak about job search, I ask people, “Who has heard before that networking is the #1 way to find a job,” or I’ll ask people to “Fill in the blank… what is the #1 way to find a job?” Without fail most, if not all, of the attendees will correctly state the answer. […]

  • 7 Signs Your Company Is A Sinking Ship

    When I speak with leaders who are ready to jump ship, I can’t help but think about those who will be left behind. Morally, these leaders would love to warn everyone, to tell them to see the writing on the wall. Ethically, that would hinder, if not destroy, any efforts a company may make to […]