Career tips: If you are changing careers during this pandemic.

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.

Looking at Resumes from a Hiring Manager’s Point of View

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

Confidence is a Choice

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