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Faith In Yourself Must Be Married to a Conviction to Change

13 August, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
To be honest, career transition coaches cannot wave a magic wand and suddenly change overall economic conditions or the realities of a changing business model in a given industry. When market fundamentals are firing on all cylinders then the job market is much easier to navigate, but that is simply not the case today in some sectors. Read more»

The Real Cost of Finding Your Next Job

6 August, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
These eight points lead to one immutable truth: finding a job, especially in a competitive job market, is hard, time-consuming and often times frustrating work. If you hire someone to do it for you, it is extremely expensive. Read more»

Navigating ATS Algorithms: Value of Developing a Career Plan

24 July, 2019 Posted by John G. Self
The technology that is taking over more and more of the candidate evaluation and screening would have probably roadblocked me from several of my jobs where I was able to achieve success and national recognition. When ATS is making the decisions for who gets in and who is left out, the screening algorithms do not provide for much personal judgment. The new career management construct requires more discipline and mor Read more»