Tag: career transition

Self-Promotion and the Job Search

“I don’t like promoting myself, so that makes it tough to find a new job.” We at Your Edge for Success (YES), DC’s top-rated resume and career coaching company, hear this every week. Here’s the good news: most people dislike promoting themselves—and with good reason! Nobody likes a braggart. Religion, our parents, and life experience […]

Interview Like a Cool Chick/Dude (part 2)

How do you get your interviewer excited, jazzed, pumped about working with you? People get excited when they see that their goals are within reach and that they will enjoy reaching them. So your job at the interview is to show and inspire confidence that the interviewer’s goals are within reach and that you can help him/her reach them. […]

Career Change Counselling & *A Christmas Carol*

Career Change Counselling & *A Christmas Carol*

Does the holiday season make you want to say “Bah, humbug!”? What about job searching? We’ve all at times been mad at what life has brought our way or what we have to do to get what we want. This year, I’ve had the pleasure of acting in a local production of A Christmas Carol, and […]