When a client I had done a resume rewrite for decided to apply for a leadership development program at his employer (John Deere) he asked if I could help him develop an essay for the application. To write this essay I drew on my years of experience writing winning client essays to top MBA programs like Harvard Business School and Wharton.
Designing a fulfilling career can feel like a series of monumental decisions. At the same time, it can also feel like guesswork. While the following may seem like pretty straightforward questions, the truth is that most people have a hard time answering them. Who am I (in terms of my interests and innate personality)? Why […]
Overview.Step 1. Define your goal.Step 2. Pinpoint Roles.Step 3. Broaden your search. Overview. Having a great career is a sales job. By that I mean that your career progression is entirely down to your ability to identify the right roles and successfully sell yourself into those positions. Even though you might be focused on landing your […]
Overview.Career advancement is a sales job.Due diligence & planning.Step 1. Define your short-term goal & pinpoint your next role.Step 2. Verify that you need an MBA to secure your next role.Step 3. Leverage your EMBA or Part-time MBA.Step 4. Target EMBA programs. Overview. Is an EMBA or Part-time MBA worth my while? How can I leverage […]