job search – Career Coach MJV
February 2, 2022

Determining Your Ruthless Priorities

“And now let us welcome the new year — full of things that have never been.”  With COVID not quite in our rearview mirror, we may […]
February 2, 2022

Negotiating Ah Ha’s

As a career coach, I frequently coach clients (men and women) on salary negotiation. But negotiation is a far bigger topic than salary; we encounter it […]
February 2, 2022

Is it Time to Go?

Across the globe, millions of workers are calling it quits. Is it time for you to do the same? Normally, just under 10% of workers turn […]
February 2, 2022

Winning a Promotion

Recently I’ve had several individuals approach me for assistance regarding an internal promotion. In every case, they’ve reached out to me after the damage has been […]
November 8, 2021

Preparing for Tough Interview Questions

Every candidate should expect a tough interview question or several in the course of her job search. A good interviewer is only doing her job when […]
October 22, 2021

The Politics of COVID-19

Controversy surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine has added a new level of politics to the interview minefield. I was debriefing a client, who I will call Jeanette, […]
October 18, 2021

Free Career Resources

It often seems that we most need to find a job when we are least prepared to do so because we are at a low point […]
October 18, 2021

Connect with your Audience

Every day I work with talented individuals who want to share their expertise but can’t seem to connect with their audience.  They struggle to tell their […]
September 20, 2021

Literacy Matters!

September is National Literacy month. Did you know that nearly 30 million adults living in the United States lack the literacy skills to read anything more […]
September 20, 2021

After the Interview

If you are smart, you did your homework before the interview, put your best foot forward during the meeting, and are now eager to close the […]
September 20, 2021

5 Mistakes that Cost you the Job

Even during a hiring frenzy some candidates get hired and others don’t get a second look. Why?  It is not always a matter of skill or […]
September 20, 2021

Hone your Skills

As COVID-19 rages on, it is easy to get complacent about our skills and stay in our comfort zone.  At some point, things will change, and […]