August, 2016

Thinking of Hiring a Career Coach? Here is How to Find One

Thinking of Hiring a Career Coach? Here is How to Find One

A good career coach can be a game changer in your job search. Coaching costs money (sometimes quite significant amounts) and I want your hard-earned money to be well spent if you decide to use one. If you have only heard the word “coaching” before but have no idea where to start, I will share with you in this post what a coach is, why dealing with one can be good for you, how to find someone suitable and what should set the alarm bells ringing. What is a career coach and how can they help you? A coach is a person that supports you in implementing changes in your life. The International Coach Federation (ICF) defines coaching as “partnering with clients…

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4 Methods to Find a Job (and Tricks to Make Them Work For You)

4 Methods to Find a Job (and Tricks to Make Them Work For You)

You probably already know that it’s difficult to find a job. It takes time and effort, and most likely you will be rejected at least once in the process. Are you also making it even harder for yourself by limiting the ways you look for a job? Do you too reply to job ads only? However, there are more options! To be precise, there are four main ways of searching for a job. Each has its pros and cons, and each can be used with a little trick to increase your chances of success. Below I explain each in detail, so you can decide which one will work best for you and use this information to make looking for a new job easier. Advertisements…

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