I’m working on updating my “DC Area Resource List.” This is my personal list of great local networking opportunities that I share with jobseekers and “career growers” in my network. I try only to list the groups that I have personally vetted, OR has been vetted and recommended by … [Read more...] about DC Area Networking List – #30DS Day 5
This was quite fun, I got to speak at the local Women’s Business Forum on “Turning Your Passion Into a Successful, Sustainable Business (with Balance)!” Here is a synopsis of the program: … [Read more...] about Recap: Turning Your Passion Into a Successful, Sustainable Business (with Balance)!
Once you have a strong and robust profile, and know how to use LinkedIn to generate networking and research, you might want to move to a more high-level use of LinkedIn: Branding. Your Brand is what you what you are known as and known for. If you were a product that you were … [Read more...] about Using LinkedIn to Build Your Brand
I wanted to share this today to encourage you AND to challenge you. Integrity is one “professional skill” that I cannot “teach” but is worth more to your career than a million career coaching sessions. What is Integrity? It’s your BRAND – it’s the best thing to be known for … [Read more...] about Integrity
I was having a talk with a client recently, who was dealing with a difficult exit out of her current position. She was quite worried about how to handle her exit interview, and what to do if it became “contentious.” For this particular situation, I described it to her as if we … [Read more...] about Always, Always, ALWAYS take the High Road