Category Archives: Coaching

Why Specifics Matter

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux I understand wanting to be vague.  On one hand I believe that when we say what we want, it calls it from the universe.  On the other hand, specifics are what sets people apart and THAT … Continue reading

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How to Love Writing Your Cover Letter (at Least Tolerate it)

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux When I ask about the cover letter portion of an application, most everyone I talk to resists it for the same reason: “I hate selling myself!” This is because those who say this to me are … Continue reading

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What Do You Wish I Had Asked You?

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux This is the question I have learned to ask at the end of any mock interview I facilitate. While some struggle to know at that moment if I am asking them as an interviewer or as … Continue reading

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Career Wake Up Call

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux To me, louder than a church bell on a quiet Sunday morning, was the statement by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, “We’re never going to be the same again.” He is right.  We are forever changed. … Continue reading

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Questions for Your 2020 Vision

James Lipton changed my life. The career change that transformed my life was inspired by the questions Mr. Lipton would ask at the end of every episode of Inside the Actor’s Studio. James Lipton, who plumbed the dramatic arts during … Continue reading

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Make Way for the New

This is tough to do. What a great example of stepping aside and allowing the next generation to earn their wings. The more room we make for our elders, the easier it will be for them to move into that … Continue reading

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Qualities of a Successful Job Seeker

by Tiffany A. Dedeaux Whether new to the act or it’s simply been a while, most everyone who works with me as a Career Coach asks me what are the keys to success in the job search. The truth is there … Continue reading

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Determining Your Path to Career Satisfaction

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux The best way to prepare for the Career Journey ahead will be to think through the type of company you want to work for, the roles that they have or that you would enjoy filling, and … Continue reading

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How to be a Successful Job Seeker

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux You may notice, on occasion, I have gone from saying “Job Search” to “Job Hunt.”  The reason for this is to ensure that the person I’m speaking with realizes that this is an active rather than … Continue reading

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Hiring Lifecycle: What a Job Seeker Needs to Know

by Tiffany A. Dedeaux I’m aware of my assumption that hiring slows down in the summer and during the holiday season. It makes sense, right? Everyone – or at least key personnel – goes on summer vacations. In my mind, everyone does it … Continue reading

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