I've been hard at work on another freebie download--LinkedIn Networking Quick-Start Guide with Email & Message Templates. This super awesome PDF download goes over everything you should be doing on LinkedIn. It includes exactly what you need to write in your next LinkedIn message when sending a connection request, obtaining a referral/recommendation, or contacting someone you...Read more
Repost: Article from Inc.com on 7 questions you need to ask during your next interview. You've interviewed potential employees. I have too: Over the years I interviewed well over a thousand candidates for job openings. (Don't ask.) And I'm willing to bet the part of the job interview when you ask the candidate, "Do you...Read more
Inspirational TED Talk from Scott Dinsmore on finding work you love. https://youtu.be/jpe-LKn-4gM...Read more
Last week, I discussed the different types of management roles. This week, we will explore how to get experience for to transition into those roles. When transitioning into a new role (or any role for that matter), you must demonstrate some sort of experience or knowledge that is related to that role in order...Read more
This week I had one of my connections reach out to me with this question:Read more
I am an SDET and would like to have the opportunity to try a new line like Program Management, but companies don't usually give you the opportunity if you have not done that work in the past. I know...
Early this week, I was asked this question by an engineer at Microsoft regarding job titles:Read more
How important are internal titles vs. the industry standard titles?
I am worried about this nuisance of employment titles in background checks if I want to switch companies later in my career. For example, for me is it better to use...