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You’re not alone if you’re feeling fatigued in your job hunt. In fact, you may have found that the slowness in hiring has you applying to more jobs. Data shows workers are applying to more roles compared to a year ago.  Many job seekers are using AI programs like ChatGPT to create résumés and cover letters on demand that match the skills and qualifications of the job. READ MORE AT FORBES
Imagine feeling emotionally and physically exhausted and experiencing stress and anticipatory anxieties before the work week starts. In the modern-day work scenario, it has become quite common for individuals to feel burned out at work. This problem basically arises when ill-managed workplace stress starts invading your personal life and leaves no room for rejuvenation. READ MORE AT THE ECONOMIC TIMES
If you’ve been stuck in a job that doesn’t give you a strong sense of purpose, the start of the new year is a perfect time to get unstuck and pursue a career you truly enjoy.  And no, that concept isn’t a pipe dream. It’s actually very important to do something that’s meaningful to you, not only because it helps you feel more fulfilled in your work, but because you were created to fill a unique...
We hear a lot about discrimination against older tech pros, but younger tech workers face their own challenges. It can be especially difficult for the youngest members of the team who have limited professional experience. The good news is young tech professionals can take several steps to get their voices heard and be taken seriously. Here are some pieces of career advice for young professionals as they establish themselves in the...
As leaders consider which skills to focus on developing in 2024, change management and emotional intelligence might top the list. Even as leaders are called on to craft strategy around the use of artificial intelligence, the harder problems involve steering teams through all of the changes AI continues to bring. If you’re one of those leaders, you’ll need to not only retain but also inspire your best people in 2024. READ MORE...
Mentorship programs in the workplace are more than just a trend; they are a competitive advantage. A growing body of research underlines their compelling benefits, making them an attractive proposition for both job seekers and employers. In fact, 85% of job seekers are more attracted to companies offering mentorship programs. READ MORE AT MEDRIVA
To get ahead in your career, you have to find the right people to surround yourself with. Networking is something that many of us do without even thinking about it, but for others, it can feel a bit awkward. Trying to “sell” yourself, your ideas, and your work ethic to others can be intimidating. Learn how to network like a pro using these favorite tips, and start making the connections you need with ease. READ MORE...
The tech industry is becoming increasingly diverse, and Hispanic leaders are playing a major role in shaping its future. But as with women and Black tech workers, there is a significant amount of progress to be made. Hispanic and Latino tech workers make up a small percentage of the technology workforce. Only 8% of tech workers are Hispanic or Latino, according to a 2021 Pew Research Center study. The percentage is even smaller for women,...
Older workers looking for new jobs have reasons to be optimistic about 2024. Entering the year, the unemployment rate nationwide continues to be very low, measuring 3.7 percent at the end of November for people of all ages and 2.9 percent for people 55 and older. Those low numbers mean businesses will have to compete harder to hire and keep workers, which often translates into higher salaries, more flexibility and better benefits. READ MORE...
2023 has been a volatile and exciting year for everyone’s careers. 2024 will undoubtedly be another year of excitement and volatility. Here are five predictions on workplace trends and how they can impact your career and management strategy. READ MORE AT FORBES
Even though the end of the year can be busy, job searchers can still make progress during the holiday season. As such, you have every reason to want to shut your laptop, chuck on your comfy clothes, and sit in front of the TV for a few days. But I’m here to tell you why you should not give up this winter. In fact, here are five reasons that you shouldn’t press pause on your job search—even during the holidays. READ...
In most cultures, the calendar builds in some time for reflection. There’s a certain point in the course of a year when it’s natural to look back over the past, evaluate how things are going, and then think about what you might want to change in the future. In Western cultures, this time happens around the new year, when we’re encouraged to look back over the past 12 months, assess how...