Degree or Certification – Which is Better?

A big question I get asked from clients who are looking to get ahead in their career is whether they should pursue a (another) degree or pursue a certification. Or, do nothing at all. I think the answer depends on several things: the industry you are in, as a degree is the only way you …

Are you Taking Your Career Seriously?

In this fast past world we live in, it can be all one can do to keep up with it.  With so many ways to go and for how to do anything, it can be exhausting.  It almost makes you laugh at how insane it all can feel.  But one area that should not be …

Is This the Year You Make a Career Change?

Now that the dust has settled and the holidays are over, you should be getting back into a (hopefully new) routine.  With renewed hope and conviction that this year will be the best, you might now consider making that career change you have been desiring (even if secretly).  It is never too early - or …

Is a Career Transition Really In Your Best Interest?

The circumstances of the economy, over the past several years, has forced a lot of people to take jobs that they would not otherwise have taken.   People had to do what they had to do.  But the uncertainty of the economy has had a greater impact on American workers; most have had to endure layoffs …