Category: Career Transition

Virtual Career Coaching: How to Make a Career Transition into Software Development

It’s easy to think that you’ll learn software development in six months and get a six-figure salary right after. The reality of transitioning into software engineering is actually much grimmer. Lately it has become almost a romantic idea, one that many people hold dearly: “One day I’ll learn to code, leave this hell of a job, […]

How to Make a Career Change from the Federal Government to the Private Sector

How to Make a Career Change from the Federal Government to the Private SectorAre you a federal government employee thinking about transitioning from the federal government to the private sector? It’s a common situation. In fact, many federal employees are eager to move into a position in the private sector and start making more money with […]

The Top 5 Resume, LinkedIn, and Interview Strategies for Job Search Success (video)

Katherine Akbar:Welcome to Your Edge for Success, DC metro’s top-rated career success company. We are here to help you get a job that you will love. We’ve helped over 1,000 clients achieve their career goals in Metro DC, Chicago, California, Florida, Europe, Asia, Africa and the middle East. Some exciting results just in from a […]

Katherine Metres Akbar’s interview on The Arnette Report (video)

Insert Video The Arnette Report:So tell us a little bit about why people are calling you the resume queen.Katherine Metres-Akbar:Sure. Well, I certainly didn’t set out to become the resume queen, but that’s what people in this market are really interested in, right in the middle of the smartest group of people that the country […]