Executive resumes are written for multiple audiences. Stand out with powerful words that will set you apart. What do you do differently from other executives in your industry? Do you deliver financial results in spite of massive barriers in the marketplace? Perhaps you are an expert at developing deep partnership

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I am in awe of musicians. Recently I attended a concert featuring the Nova Scotia Symphony and popular Canadian crooner, David Myles. I sat for nearly two hours listening to magical arrangements executed by dozens of deeply talented and gifted musicians while I watched the conductor weave the music together

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Earn $250K+ annually as an independent director [BOD] The hidden job market is full of conventional and non-conventional opportunities to earn an income and make a meaningful impact on society. The focus of this article is targeting an independent (non-executive) director position on a corporate board of directors using the

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Linked In job search: 4 easy ways to get hired using your Linked In profile The hidden job market refers to 80% to 95% of job and business opportunities that are never advertised and Linked In is a tool that you can use to leverage it. Here’s how. Linked In

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3 steps to a LinkedIn profile headline that will jazz recruitersAre you currently in career transition? I cringe when I see LinkedIn headlines that say: "Looking for opportunities" because this doesn't give the recruiter, hiring manager, or CEO any information about the opportunity you are looking for. As brain-based coaching tells

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Your Executive Value Proposition& How to Influence Key Decision-makersUncovering your unique value proposition for your résumé will position you ahead of your competition and open doors to decision-makers. A value proposition is a unique promise of value that you will offer your new employer.You are seeking a new job opportunity

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Over the years, I’ve heard executive clients proclaim that they are skilled at job interviews, negotiations, and interpersonal skills. Here is what I hear:“People love me.”“I do well.”“I’ve never had a problem.”. . . And then, after a series of senior-level job interviews, there are zero offers on the table.

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If you’re new to job searching, you’ll want to know what’s important for today’s hiring process. Although a resume is not a legal document, as is a job application, its contents will be scrutinized by the many parties who read it. If you suddenly find yourself in the labor market,

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    Did you know that profiles with pictures attract 50-70% more views than profiles without pictures? If you want to be found by corporate recruiters looking for an executive like you, you need a robust LinkedIn profile that begins with a professional-grade photo.       Turbo-charge your LinkedIn photo Don’t use an old

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After a lengthy job search, you’ve connected with an organization that fits you like a glove. You respect the company, the people and you know the industry. Everything is fitting together perfectly. You’ve met several times, have gone to lunch with the Managing Director and have been introduced to the

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