I’ve finally created my own portfolio site which has coincided with me finishing this self initiated labelling project. All the letters were first sketched in pencil to explore various concepts and shapes.
Intern at a relevant company to see what it's really like day-to-day. (It's hard to separate fact from fiction in movies like The Devil Wears Prada or The Social Network.) But while it's always good to
Why then are you engaging in a job search? New jobs are risky and stressful. What circumstances have led you to choose the unknown over the known? Your interviewer is undoubtedly thinking this and almost
Interviews come in all shapes and sizes. You might be asked to talk about past projects you’ve worked on, given a task to complete in a short amount of time, or expected to answer rapid-fire questions
It's up to the interviewee to recognize these questions for what they are. Any questions that reveal your age, race, national origin, gender, religion, marital status and sexual orientation are off-limits.
Your goals are to try to meet the unique preferences and needs of the person who will be listening to your voicemail or receiving your email. While it may not always be possible to conduct enough research
How would you build an engine from scratch?Can you estimate the revenue from 2012 Olympic ticket sales? How many people are watching YouTube in a given hour? These are just a few of the tough questions
If your work day sometimes seems to consist of nothing but boring meetings, coffee spills, and computer glitches, consider yourself lucky. Each year thousands of U.S. workers die from injuries on the In
If you're starting to apply for internships, chances are you're feeling a little overwhelmed. With so many internship websites out there vying for your attention, it's difficult to tell which ones are
Ever find yourself sleeping with your smartphone? If you feel the demands of your career are overtaking your personal life, you’re not alone. With the advance in technology, work can always be with you…
Somewhere in between dreaming about a 4-hour workweek and the reality that you're becoming a 24×7 workaholic is an illusive notion called work-life balance. Contrary to popular belief, achieving some of
It’s the time of year when students leave the hallowed halls of university life and land in the real world—some of them in the advertising industry. These recent grads are brimming with passion and new
Just this month, SAP Canada was named one of the 30 Best Employers in my home province of Québec, and our employees were named among the most engaged in the country. Having just marked my six-year anniversary
People with less education have found themselves more likely to be unemployed. Going to university is no small investment in time and, for most people, money. Given the recent high levels of unemployment
The job hunt isn’t easy. Talk about an understatement, right? But, seriously, in today’s tough job market, even the most innocuous things can make or break your chances of nabbing that plum gig. Don’t
Part of the series Breaking Through Career Inertia Last week, in a teleclass I gave to 450+ women who want breakthrough to a bold plan for more happiness, success and reward, a great question came up: