We all can admit this past year and even now has been and is an interesting time. The dynamics of the life you and I had grown accustomed to prior to the pandemic went into a tailspin. However, I will say although various transitions took place, there were still some positive aspects that also changed the dynamics of what life looked like during the pandemic. … Continue reading Career tips: If you are changing careers during this pandemic.
I’m a retired engineering manager turned Mentor Coach for engineers, and I also lead the Engineer in Transition Network Group. One of the ways I help engineers in their job search is looking at their resume from a hiring managers point of view. While everyone is different, there are several recurring themes that jump out. I can’t tell what job they are looking for The … Continue reading Looking at Resumes from a Hiring Manager’s Point of View
One word that people have always used to describe me is “confident.” And I am, mostly. Partly because I have failed a lot. I’ve performed comedy to crickets. I’ve been dumped, a few times. I’ve been fired. I’ve also performed in front of thousands of people, created a loving marriage, and sustained a well-oiled six-figure business for a decade. My confidence doesn’t come from wins or losses though. It … Continue reading Confidence is a Choice