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.
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 and also in the throes […]
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 job offer stage is when […]
5 Tips to Keep Your Job Search Going This Summer -Julia Holian & Associates Many people assume it’s a waste of time to look for a job during the summer, but that’s not true. The summer is a great time to pull together everything you need for a job search, reach out to your […]
Networking is the number one way to get a new job or move up in your present one, hands down. Effective networking works. Career coaches, executive coaches and many other in-the-know professionals have been saying this for years, but the advice often goes unheeded. I can understand why. Networking makes most professionals feel uncomfortable and disingenuous. […]
At the beginning of the month I had the idea to talk about using the holiday season to show gratitude for the things you have, the people in your lives, and for the experiences you’ve had thus far. But as I started to think about it, I wondered if my words would sound cliché. It […]
For many, networking has become a dreaded word. It’s associated with going to events, shaking hands with people you don’t know, trying to be “on”, and feeling the pressure to come back to work or home with some big result. Granted, some people love to do this. But for a lot of us, this kind […]