career planning

How to prepare for a successful job search – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

Sally advises on an Eight-Point Preparation Plan combined with a Personal Commitment Contract.Watch the webinar to see and hear more detail on the Eight-Point Preparation Plan which covers the following steps:1. Job Search Outcomes2. Positive mindset3. Preparation time4. Resources5. Network6. Skills refresh7. Cheerleader squad8. Self-care & rewards.The Personal Commitment Plan is an important element to ensure you commitment to making the change that you want. We know that life can get very busy and distracting, so Sally advises that you:Treat your…

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Five Ways to Accelerate your BA Career (Aspiring BA Coaching Tips – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

I love helping people accelerate their careers with career coaching. In this post, as part of our three-part series, I want to share some top tips on how to advance your career in business analysis. Read our earlier posts on How To Land an IT Business Analyst Role and What Do Business Analysts Actually Do?.   Be the person who always knows who to talk to and what questions to ask. Top BAs understand exactly how an organisation works. Not only do…

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Employed But Open To Opportunities – Three Passive Job Search Strategies – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

Passive Job Search Passive job search isn’t always a bad thing. If you are happily employed, it is good career management to remain open to opportunities. Your dream employer may have a job opening in your field. A former boss, one of your favorites, may call with an opportunity to work together again. A recruiter might call with a job that offers a title bump, more pay, or an interesting challenge. Staying open-minded but not actively looking is passive job…

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The State of the Structural Engineering Industry from the ASCE SEI Structures Congress Part 1 of 2 – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed In episode 02 of The Structural Engineering Channel podcast, we will be taking you with us back to the ASCE SEI Structures Congress in Orlando where we interviewed some guests on the current state of the structural engineering industry. This is actually one of two episodes from ASCE’s Structural Engineering Institute(SEI Structures Congress). The other episode will be published on June, 19 on The Civil Engineering Podcast, in an effort to…

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