The Board CV for CEOs If you are a CEO positioning yourself for a board seat with the S&P, the Fortune 1000s, and large-cap companies, there are key perspectives you will need to consider for your board CV. The key difference between a job CV and a board CV is

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Asking for career help: How to ask the Chairman of the Board for his advice [script]. Do you struggle to ask senior-level business people for career help? Do you feel shy at the thought of asking someone you don’t know for advice? Here is a simple plan that you can

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Start the new year right: How to ask for a promotion [script]. January is always a good time to start something new and no better time to re-energize your career inside your own company. Are you a solid performer but think that you have been overlooked for promotions or special

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Cover Letter Help for Busy Executives How to create a simple cover letter to a CEO or Chair of the Board without an internal introduction. If you want to introduce yourself to a company, without knowing whether a job opportunity exists, you can use this simple cover letter to do

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How I won the job by following up As a business owner in the careers industry who is fairly new to the marketing and sales game, I absorb everything I can on the topic and learn from those who are good at it. As they say, it takes 10,000 hours

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Almost every day I hear from intelligent, educated and talented people working in every imaginable industry who are stuck trying to figure out how to start a job search. Here is what I hear: “I feel like I’m spinning my wheels.” “I don’t know where to begin.” “I’m working 70

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