Career Services, Changing Careers, Leadership Coaching, Job Searching , Leadership Development, Bay Area, San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Berkeley, executive coaching

Focus on Strengths to Build a Great Team

Remember the World Series of 2016? You know the one just before the elections? It was incredibly exciting to see the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians fight tooth and nail to clinch the title and end their decades’ long World Series drought. Every player on both teams stepped up their […]

Business Networking, Bay Area, Walnut Creek, East Bay, Danville, Alamo, San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Lafayette, Berkeley, Pleasanton, Orinda, Resume

Networking Doesn’t Have to Feel Like “Work”

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 […]

Interview Skills, Interview Coaching, Job Search Strategy, Bay Area, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, San Jose, Leadership Coaching, Management Coaching

Why You Should Go On Informational Interviews

Whether you’re currently working and thinking of making a change, or you’re in between jobs and exploring new options, setting up informational interviews can be a great source for new information. The informational interview gives you the opportunity to ask questions that you might not ordinarily ask in an interview, […]

Job Search, Leadership Coaching, Job Interview, Resume, Bay Area, San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Hayward, Fremont, Berkeley, Career Coach, Guidance

How Long Will My Job Search Take?

Most people worry about being out of work for a long time or taking months to make that long awaited move. This is a realistic concern and why one of the most common questions I get asked is ‘How long will it take?’ The fact is there is no precise […]