Category Archives: Career Development

5 Tips to Avoiding the ‘Job Hopper’ Label While Quickly Moving Your Marketing Career Forward

Mark Miller — April 4, 2017 Follow @MMtwopointfive— April 4, 2017 It’s common (and even expected) that marketers dedicated to growing their career will make several strategic moves between companies pursuing a more compelling experience, increased autonomy, better compensation, etc. And in most cases, they’ll take those steps up much more quickly and frequently than … Continue reading 5 Tips to Avoiding the ‘Job Hopper’ Label While Quickly Moving Your Marketing Career Forward

How to Say “So Long” to Your Marketing Job after You’ve Accepted a New Career Opportunity

Mark Miller — April 4, 2017 Follow @MMtwopointfive— April 4, 2017 So you’ve won a great new marketing job at an amazing business. Congratulations! Now it’s time to break the news to your current place of employment. This is a process that seems simple, but we see as a marketing search firm that it is … Continue reading How to Say “So Long” to Your Marketing Job after You’ve Accepted a New Career Opportunity

Worried About a Career Gap? Angles to Consider to Position What You’ve Been Up to While Out of the Workforce

Virginia Franco — March 31, 2017 Follow @VAFrancoResumes— March 31, 2017 As an executive resume writing consultant, I often work with clients understandably worried about how to overcome a gap in their career history. Whether you left the job market by choice or otherwise – my experience working with out-of-work clients has shown me they … Continue reading Worried About a Career Gap? Angles to Consider to Position What You’ve Been Up to While Out of the Workforce

How to Leverage Your International Experience for Marketing Career Growth

Mark Miller — March 2, 2017 Follow @MMtwopointfive— March 2, 2017 There’s no doubt that business is becoming an increasingly global activity. Companies now have ready access to supply chains, consumers, and innovative ideas from around the world. As marketing professional recruiters for 20+ years, we’ve watched businesses become increasingly international entities. And we’ve seen … Continue reading How to Leverage Your International Experience for Marketing Career Growth

5 Ways to Graduate from Professional to Master in Your Craft

Matthew Baker — February 22, 2017 — February 22, 2017 We are all craftsmen and craftswomen. Our craft (“the work we do”) is what sets us apart from others. Our craft may be building software, branding products, making espresso, laying concrete, organizing events, or many other specialties. The journey of developing your craft often starts … Continue reading 5 Ways to Graduate from Professional to Master in Your Craft

How to Negotiate Multiple Job Offers and Keep Your Bridges Unburnt

Vaishali Pokharkar — February 20, 2017 — February 20, 2017 Tech professionals frequently find themselves juggling job offers these days. The right skillset draws recruiters in droves to compete for extraordinary tech talent. Out of all their pitches, a few all-too-tempting offers will rise to the top. Though recruiters accept that weighing several options at … Continue reading How to Negotiate Multiple Job Offers and Keep Your Bridges Unburnt

How Do You Know You’re Joining a Customer Success Focused Company?

Burke Alder — February 16, 2017 — February 16, 2017 Many organizations may believe that they are truly customer-focused and put significant resources in place to make sure customers are successful. After all, building a customer success team requires a hefty budget line to hire the right leader, the right individuals, and even more budget … Continue reading How Do You Know You’re Joining a Customer Success Focused Company?