Getting the right job title, toilet cleaning, and physical fitness all in this week's edition of #TrendingThursday 2.0.
Way back in the day (ok, more like two years ago), I used to publish a Trending Thursday post, which was a top five list of the most impactful articles I'd read within the past week or two. I think that reading is a huge part of being able to develop and I don't want … Continue reading Trending Thursday Two Point Oh.
You need someone who knows what you do for a living, what you're looking to do in the future, who can make your hair look like it's a part of your personality, and still make you look great for a night on the town. Your grooming professional should be your friend who you just happen to pay (and tip well) to make you look awesome. Someone who, if you're looking for it, can hook you up with the corporate sauce.
It may not be round. It may be square or rectangular or even digital but I know that every HR professional has a résumé receptical that you don't want yours thrown into. I work on four or five résumés a week and there are certain things I see that you don't have to be a … Continue reading The Round Résumé File Folder
Make sure you're presenting yourself in the most intentional manner possible, while paying attention to whether or not your look aligns with what your target market is looking for. And, if you're having a tough time doing that, reach out to me or someone else who takes their brand seriously. I'm definitely here as a resource.
It's not just about adjusting my style of dress but also the fundraising techniques I employ. It is critical that you know the culture of the organization you're in. The more adaptable your style and personality, the more opportunities will come your way.
Being in a field for a long time doesn't make you a leader. And, in a day and age where I have the ability to read whatever I need to in order to understand the basic processes of a role, it is more important for me to invest time in developing integrity and leadership as opposed to the technical skills that can be learned.