I've been a professional career coach since 2002. Over the last 10+ years, I have learned a lot about the industry and what it takes to be an effective career coach.

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One of the most interesting things that has been happening lately with social media is turning the tables on companies everywhere. Social media has been around for a decade and we were quick to point out employees making mistakes and getting them fired for being inappropriate on social media.

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One of the hardest and most important job interview questions is, "Tell me about a time you went above and beyond." Here's the perfect technique to ace the answer every time.

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Are you desperately seeking your dream job but sick and tired of searching for job opportunities on job boards? If so, you're definitely NOT alone.

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As a career coach, I get asked all the time what the #1 skill or trait is that people need most in order to be insanely successful—you know, what it takes to become the next Oprah or Richard Branson.

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Have you ever been at a job for such a short period of time that you wondered if it was even worth it to list it on your resume or LinkedIn profile?

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Did you know that the number one way in which recruiters proactively search for candidates is through LinkedIn? Instead of posting a job online, and getting a lot of applicants that aren't a fit, they're proactively going onto LinkedIn, putting in some keywords surrounding the skill sets they're looking for, and getting a beautiful list of the people that are a match.

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For the last 15 years, I have been working with people who are deeply dissatisfied in their careers. It's always been amazing to me because it doesn't matter whether or not this is during a "good time" or a recession. In fact, a study showed that over 70% of people working right now are unhappy in their jobs or dissatisfied. That blows my mind.

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