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Customizing Your LinkedIn URL: The Digital Equivalent of Fixing Your Bed Head

Not customizing your LinkedIn URL is like going to work with bed head. Sure, bed head is fine when you’re working from home and have no Zoom calls. But your LinkedIn profile is like a perpetual Zoom call, and you need it to look good! What’s a URL? In simple terms, it’s the address that appears in

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To Include Or Not To Include: Where and How to Talk About Your Side Hustle if You’re Job-Hunting

A client started a side hustle as a Health Coach and wondered if she should include that information on her resume and LinkedIn. For context, she’s been Technical Project Manager at various unrelated businesses, from a State office to a data center provider. At the core of this question is strategy and cost-benefit tradeoff. Let’s

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From Entrepreneur to Employee: Mastering the Corporate Transition by Showcasing Your Unique Value

Hey Entrepreneur, Have you been job-shopping to re-enter a more traditional (i.e., corporate) workplace? Then you’ve probably run into pushback about employers looking for employees, not other employers. While entrepreneurship is generally associated with innovation, bravery, risk-taking, problem-solving, and wearing many hats, for those who will have to work with the individual they hire, other

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Beware of Resume-Writing Scams: Protect Your Career and Wallet

A client was recently contacted by a “recruiter” about an attractive job opportunity. Upon submitting their resume, the recruiter said it wasn’t “ATS compliant.” Of course, the recruiter knew a resume-writing service that could revise it. Urgently. My client immediately contacted me. This is never a message I like to receive. Did I do something

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