A job market is a tough place for everyone today. Job hunting is often stress-inducing and energy-sapping. But taking care of your mental health while job hunting is important. Here are a few steps you can take to keep yourself in check. Be strategic with your job search It cannot be emphasized enough, but strategy … Continue reading Taking care of your mental health while job hunting
Aspiring professionals, especially young people graduating from college who are starting a career, are often expected to have previous experience. How can you build credibility and the "edge" you need to break into the workforce even before you get a chance to build your own expertise? The answer lies in how fast you start and … Continue reading How to gain credibility when you have little experience
[Updated: 28/06/2021] Today, when the health pandemic affects all areas of human life, and the job market is going through unprecedented turbulence, you need strong resilience skills to cope with challenges. These skills are crucial in the post COVID world. How fast you recover, renew your energy, and open up to spot new opportunities, show … Continue reading Why Resilience is the Number One Skill Today
What will you be doing instead if your current career option completely vanishes? What is your career option if money is no longer a problem?
When you feel stuck in your current job and you look for a more rewarding career, it’s difficult to make a career change especially as a mid-career professional. You’ve established a streak of skills and experience tailored to the current industry you’re in and it’s scary to pivot the career direction into a new path. … Continue reading 3 Steps to a Successful Career Change for Mid-Career Professionals
Amidst the pandemic, it's difficult to imagine job opportunities. Aid it with a job hunting strategy to find a job easier next time!
Growing your professional network has become more difficult than ever. Gatherings and events are called off indefinitely and there’s no certainty when we go back to normal. While many professionals have found themselves challenged by this new situation, the “new normal” is not entirely full of gloom. There are better ways to build your network … Continue reading A Foolproof Guide to Post-Crisis Careers with Smart Networking
[Updated: 10/05/2021] When was the last time you found yourself overwhelmed with hundreds of jobs to check, applied for them, and waited months for an interview? This is one of the common reality talents face. With the uncertainty COVID-19 brought, job searching is increasingly a stressful professional activity. It can be a matter of quality … Continue reading How a Niche Job Board Can Help You Land Your Next Job
For over 190M professionals recently laid-off and more employers are looking into downsizing, a career change at this point is pretty wild. What started out as a health pandemic is now seemingly a long-lasting set of obstacles for every one of us to stay afloat. The job market itself went from awesome to awful overnight … Continue reading How ‘Safe’ is it to Make a Career Change in the Midst of a Pandemic?
Quite unhappy with your current job, you have second thoughts about a career change but too scared to do it. What if you fail? What if you're still unhappy and what if it's not a wise move after all? The best way to deal with what-ifs is to seek a second opinion and soundboard them … Continue reading 3 Things About Career Coaching that Can Help You