Proactive Upskilling: A Sure-Shot Way to Future-Proof Your Career

“Work to become, not to acquire.” –          Elbert Hubbard (American philosopher) Surging ahead in your career with the ship in full steam mode is a dream that many of you may harbour as college students during the times that you contemplate of having a career after college. However, it is not … Continue reading “Proactive Upskilling: A Sure-Shot Way to Future-Proof Your Career”

15 Tips to Boost Your Networking Skills

For some people the art of networking is a knack that they seem to be born with, while others can find it very difficult to get the ball rolling and connect with other professionals. However, with the right application and understanding, networking can be something that you breeze through and thoroughly enjoy. It can be … Continue reading “15 Tips to Boost Your Networking Skills”

#80 – Career Expert Series – Eric B. Horn

For Episode 80 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing from Eric B. Horn. Guest Introduction – Eric B. Horn Eric B Horn is the cohost of a video blog C.A.R.E Vlog and the co-founder and co-moderator of the Facebook group The C.A.R.E. Club. He has written 4 books and has been at thing for a … Continue reading “#80 – Career Expert Series – Eric B. Horn”

The Only Way (Isn’t) Up: How to Effectively “Sideways” Network

Your next opportunity may not come from above: lose your “networking intimidation” and learn how to use your personal network more effectively When you hear the word “networking,” what comes to mind? For most of us, the picture isn’t pretty. You’re at a happy hour with a cocktail in hand. The big boss stands at … Continue reading “The Only Way (Isn’t) Up: How to Effectively “Sideways” Network”

#78 – Career Expert Series – Zak Slayback

For Episode 78 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing from Zak Slayback Guest Introduction – Zak Slayback Zak Slayback is helps smart and ambitious people learn the skills for success that school never taught them. He’s also a blogger, and author of The End of School, Reclaiming Education From The Classroom. He coached private clients up … Continue reading “#78 – Career Expert Series – Zak Slayback”

Have Better Conversations to Create Stronger Networks?

The idea that it’s “who you know” that defines your career path is certainly a valid one – every interaction you have at work or in the field is a part of networking. But getting your name in someone’s little black book isn’t enough by itself. If you want to be remembered by today’s line … Continue reading “Have Better Conversations to Create Stronger Networks?”

How to Start Networking With People Outside your Industry

People build their networks over a matter of time, it happens through the people that they spend the most time with. As professionals, it makes the most sense that you will spend most of your time surrounded by your colleagues, and therefore your network generally starts to consist of them and their friends. However, having … Continue reading “How to Start Networking With People Outside your Industry”

#53 – Personal Branding Expert Series : Time Management and Personal Branding with Aaron Watson

For Episode 53 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing from Aaron Watson who shares his insights on improving your personal branding, and also how to effectively network to grow your career or business. Guest Introduction  Aaron Watson has a multi-faceted career, from being a professional athlete for the Pittsburgh Thunderbirds Ultimate Frisbee team to taking the reigns … Continue reading “#53 – Personal Branding Expert Series : Time Management and Personal Branding with Aaron Watson”