December 4, 2019

I hear this all the time: Recruiting slows down during the holidays. Then why is it the busiest time of the year for recruiters? 

Two weeks ago I met with a room full of corporate recruiters and 100% of the hands raised when asked, “Is December your busiest month?” 

“I h...

November 3, 2019

Thank you Forbes for getting the word out about the Candidate Experience. Or lack there of. Here's a link to the podcast. 

March 28, 2019

I want to share a recent success story about Joe, Director of Manufacturing (ME):

“This used to be a great company, but something changed.” A new CEO turned a once family-owned company into one that was becoming increasingly employee-unfriendly. “I’m working 80-hour wee...

January 26, 2019

They mean well. But, your friends (and sometimes) your advisors can lead you astray.

I am working with a brilliant, accomplished, amazing woman to help her land an executive role in tech. She reached out to four well-regarded colleagues who all convinced her to forget V...

December 9, 2018

Once in a while I jump on Quora or Reddit to answer questions that job seekers ask. This question caught my attention as I've heard this, and similar forms of this question, from the job seekers that I coach. I changed the question a bit from the original post.

Q: Whe...