Patience, Discernment, Persistence, and Prayer 

Recently, someone asked what I share with clients that keep them encouraged when looking for their dream job.  I shared how important it is not to rush the process. And how important it is to ensure that clients not only land their dream job but also identify and select a position where the work environmentContinue reading “Patience, Discernment, Persistence, and Prayer ”

Resume to Dream Job!

Do you know that close to 90% of resumes are rejected ❌ by employers or hiring managers? Sad to say😢, this is why many job applicants repeatedly fail when applying for open positions. One of the first directives that I give my clients and students is “send me your resume?” after receipt, there are alwaysContinue reading “Resume to Dream Job!”

He landed his Dream Job, and She…

In less than a week, one of my clients received two job offers for his dream job. And one of my female career/internship students landed an internship. What is so amazing about these career opportunities is that both the client and the student were unemployed. There’s nothing more satisfying than helping others navigate the jobContinue reading “He landed his Dream Job, and She…”

Happy at Your New Job?

So, you recently accepted a new position. And after working there a few weeks you begin to question – are you happy? Or has your new boss asked you if you were happy with your job? Only one of my bosses during my entire work history has ever asked me if I was happy workingContinue reading “Happy at Your New Job?”

ATS Proof Your Resumé

A common reason that resumes are rejected is that they do not meet ATS standards. What is ATS? ATS or applicant tracking systems are resumé screening software that uses algorithms to streamline the hiring process for recruiters when an open position generates hundreds of resumés.  Although there are different types of ATS, most operate asContinue reading “ATS Proof Your Resumé”

Virtual Black Careers Matter Summit

FREE ONLINE SERIES FOR BLACK CAREER PROFESSIONALSAre you a black professional and finally ready to get the money, opportunities, and promotions that you deserve?If you answered “YES”, then you are invited to join me and 8 career experts, coaches, authors, and speakers on Nov. 21st for this FREE online Summit, called:Black Careers MatterTop Experts RevealContinue reading “Virtual Black Careers Matter Summit”

Career Trends for 2021

Career trends for 2021 have everything to do with the impact of the pandemic. And although there’s some hope with news of a vaccine, the reality is this strange new normal will continue to persist into the first quarter of 2021. With that in mind, for those of you who are considering transitioning to aContinue reading “Career Trends for 2021”

The Power of Networking & Recommendations

You may have heard this before when it comes to getting a new job; it isn’t what you know but who you know. I can personally attest to that, my very first job, and one of my previous jobs I received a personal recommendation for. And I have also given recommendations to quite a few of myContinue reading “The Power of Networking & Recommendations”

Career Tip Wednesday: Continuing Your Education

No matter how old you are or how many degrees you have, you can always learn something new. Here are 3 great reasons to consider continuing your education: You are preparing to transition into a new career New skills can provide you with an increase in salary or promotion  Improve personal development Continuing your educationContinue reading “Career Tip Wednesday: Continuing Your Education”