As a child of a nurse and a doctor I have seen it all. Both of my parents have changed many jobs in their career until they have found the right path in helping people, and that is why I have started writing about such career changes. What is more, I myself have taken up [...]
The concept of a personal brand has always been a little strange to me. Having worked in the advertising industry, I know a thing or two about building images that people will buy. However, it isn’t something I used to consciously work on until the social media boom. It was baffling at first, seeing people [...]
When it comes to social media, you’ll want to build your brand. That way, people know who you are, what you stand for, and understand your company on a social media level. But, what ways work the most? Read on to find out! 1. Update Your Current Social Media If you haven’t already, make sure [...]
Learn how to take control of your career and professional narrative from guest contributor Ben Mallinson who’s navigated a few of his own career pivots.
I was 23 and hungry for a job. Unemployment was high and the economy was only beginning to recover from the Great Recession. But the city was buzzing, not with traditional jobs from corporations per se but with digital marketing jobs from startups, specifically those around the Flatiron neighborhood of Manhattan (also known as Silicon [...]
How to Make a Successful Career Change (Even With No Experience in Your New Field), by Guest Contributor Natalie Fisher
Let’s start with acknowledging the courage it takes to embark on a career change. To know that this is something you really want to do, and to actually act on that - rather than staying in the same mode of work - is a big deal. Since you’re clear about your direction shift, the next [...]