How to Recover from an Interview Mistake [Video]

  Have you ever had that sinking feeling that you misunderstood an interview question, or went down the wrong path while answering?  It’s a horrible feeling, especially if you really want that position. You can recover though, and Julia shows you how.

Thinking About Relocating for a Job? [Video]

  Are you thinking about relocating for a job? There are opportunities out there, and if working somewhere else appeals to you, then start preparing now. Check out Julia’s tips to build the network you are going to need to find that right job.

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Accountability Partners: They’re Not Just for Extreme Sports

Some years ago, I joined a group of women to go rock climbing in the Adirondack mountains of New York State. I’ve hiked and camped in that beautiful mountain range for years, and somewhere near Saranac Lake I discovered the incredible physical and mental challenge of using nothing more than […]

Written Communication Patterns that Hold us Back

Communication Patterns That Hold Us Back – Part 2: Emails

In Part 1 of my Workplace Communication series, we talked about the different types of verbal communication patterns that prevent professionals from clearly articulating themselves. But the way we write plays a critical role in making sure we effectively convey our messages. Over the last three months, more people than […]

How to Negotiate Your Salary

How to Negotiate Salary Like a Pro

Negotiation of any kind is stressful for a lot of people, negotiating salary and compensation are downright scary. As in most things, being clear about what you want and preparing ahead of time for the conversation leads to a much more successful outcome. We’ve compiled a few scenarios to help […]

Your Job Search During the Pandemic

Job Searching During the Pandemic

No doubt, your life has been turned upside down in the past few months. If you’re out of work, or if your job has become unstable, you’re probably thinking, “Sure, I want to find a new job—but how?” Let’s start with what NOT to do. If are working from home […]

Julia Shows You Exactly How to Nail Your Video Interview [Video]

  Practice Makes Perfect! Be prepared for your video interview by practicing your answers and creating the professional persona you want them to see, for a smooth and effective interview. Be confident in your preparation by making sure all these steps are done well ahead of your interview. Once you […]

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Negotiate Your Best Salary Offer Yet: Do Your Research

Salary negotiation is uncomfortable and complicated. Let’s face it, after you have gone through a gauntlet of interviews you may be tempted to say “yes” to almost anything, so the job search can finally end and you can get started in your new role. However, negotiating your salary at the […]