How should a Board candidate, at any level of Board experience, prepare themselves for serious consideration? Is there a formula? The formula is in the ‘packaging.’ With the goal of sending a message that you are balanced and mindful in your Board Director discipline, the importance of this balance cannot be overstated. So, what is this concept […]
A strong resume is vital when looking for a job in the US. If you're moving here from another country – or if you live in the US as an expat and English isn’t your first language – writing a resume optimized for the US job market can be quite challenging (it’s even hard for […]
Putting your best foot forward when interviewing is a must, yet too many people still make obvious mistakes that negatively affect the impressions they make on interviewers. Recent college grads aren’t the only guilty parties either; senior executives -- who should know better -- make interviewing mistakes too.
As you advance in your career, a well-written professional bio can be an important part of your personal brand. A bio is often used when pursuing new clients, investors, speaking engagements and media opportunities. It can also be used when pursuing a board seat (though that version has a different focus form a more standard […]
A strong resume is vital to market yourself for a new job -- are you confident that yours is the best it can be? In less than half a second, a Google search for “resume writing advice” yields over 93 million results. Instead of scrolling through an endless sea of information, here are 10 strategic […]