Category Archives: Awareness

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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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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The Power of Invisibility in Your Career

by Tiffany A. Dedeaux I was the kid who wanted so bad to be invisible. This was long before Harry Potter and well after the Invisible Man. I did know that I wouldn’t look people in the eye or would sit by … Continue reading

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3 Qualities of a Great Boss

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux The key for any professional seeking employment, promotion, or career satisfaction is to be surrounded by the right kind of people.  This is why career coaches, such as myself, suggest you get to know your prospective … Continue reading

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2 Skills to Keep on Your Resume

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux To include everything or not to include everything; that is the question I usually get when it comes to writing resumes.  My general answer, especially for Career Changers who have more than 10 years of professional … Continue reading

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Gender Diversity: How to be Part of the Change

Bridging the gender gap is not just about getting women into tech roles, it’s about keeping them there so that they can progress into leadership. Without opportunities for advancement or work/life balance, women will walk away from their careers. This can be seen across … Continue reading

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Cover Your Agenda: Writing an Effective Cover Letter

By Tiffany A. Dedeaux It may be that in debuting a new workshop about cover letters called Covering Your Agenda, I have noticed a lot more articles about cover letters lately, have you?  What is also surprising is how cover … Continue reading

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