Career Coaches Offer Help to Job Seekers Amid ‘Great Resignation’

Kathy shares with NBC 10 Boston that now is the perfect time for jobseekers to take advantage of the labor market and shares the best practices for taking the next step. 

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We’re in the news! Here are some featured articles on career growth, with insight from TurningPoint’s founder Kathy Robinson.

Wall Street Journal: How to Renew Lost Career Motivation

Wall Street Journal: Unhappy at Work? Try Hacking Your Job

Wall Street Journal: Rebuilding Your Career After a Move to Quit

Boston Globe: Waves of workers are changing jobs as the pandemic wanes

Boston Globe: ‘I Want to Do the Things That Matter to Me’: Pandemic Spurs Search For Jobs With Purpose

Bloomberg: Radio Broadcast: The Post-Pandemic Surge in Job Changes

DollarSprout: How to Return to the Office in a Post Pandemic World 5 Traits Employers Want Younger Workers to Have

Considerable Yes, You Can Still Get Promoted at Age 60 How to Assess Your Career Skills in 6 Easy Steps

CNN Money Featured Career Coach: How to Get a Job in 100 Words or Less (Advice)

CNBC: 60% of Women Say They’ve Never Negotiated Their Salary- And Many Quit Their Job Instead Anchor, then Sail: 3 Reasons to Secure Your Portfolio Career

NPR (Radio Panel Interview) Green Careers, Biotech and Job Creation: Is Massachusetts Poised to Lead the Recovery

Korn Ferry: How to Keep Those Promises (What Happens if You Don’t Get What Was Offered) How to Steer Clear of a Toxic Work Culture

Money Magazine: How to Answer the “How Much Money do You Make” Question?

Korn Ferry: Rethinking the Workaholic

Huffington Post: Your Toxic Boss: A Survival Guide

Money Magazine: 5 Ways to Get the Career Skills You Need

DollarSprout: How to Write Your Resume from Start to Finish

DollarSprout: How to Change Careers Smoothly in 6 Simple Steps 

DollarSprout: 5 How to Make a Good First Impression the First Day at a New Job

Korn Ferry: Meetings: The Ultimate Time Suck

Korn Ferry: How to Keep Up Your Self Esteem While Job Hunting

Boston Globe, 8 Unspoken Rules of Celebrating Valentine’s Day at Work

Korn Ferry: The Art of Electronically Praising a Colleague Confronting a Co-Worker Who Undermines You

Korn Ferry: Recovering from a Mistake at Work

Life Reimagined (AARP)  Back to the Grind After Being Your Own Boss

Life Reimagined (AARP)  Don’t Lose Your Identity When You Downsize Your Job

Life Reimagined (AARP)  Self-Check: Is Your Career on Autopilot?

Life Reimagined (AARP)  Your Business Partner is Letting You Down

Life Reimagined (AARP)  Accepting a Controversial Promotion

Life Reimagined (AARP) How to Downplay an Embarrassing Job

Life Reimagined (AARP)  The Upside of Getting Fired

Inside Story with Ray Suarez, Al Jazeera America (TV Panel Interview) Job Numbers Rise but with Hidden Costs

Lifehacker: How to Deal With a Manipulative Coworker

AARP Work@50+ Resumes and Cover Letters

Boston Globe No More Mr. Mom

Boston Globe  Tips for Dads (and Moms) Returning to the Workforce

Career Addict  How to Break Into the Hidden Job Market

LinkedIn Blog Guest Post: Why LinkedIn is High Octane Fuel for Your Job Search

SmartBear:Software Quality Matters Blog, January 2014  When You Get a Counter-Offer: Should You Stay or Should You Go?

HubSpot Guest Blogger: Are You a Player or a Spectator?

Mendix, the App Platform  Really Great Ways to Ruin a Job Interview

Boston Globe Money & Careers  How to Leave a Job Without Burning Your Bridges

Chase Technology Consultants  Landing a New Job Can Be… Stressful

Boston Herald Is That a Great Workplace?

Boston Globe Career & Money Big Help  Career Makeover: Refining a World of Experience

Boston Globe  Remote Control (Tips on Working from Home)

HP Input-Output  How To Find A Resume Pro

Boston Globe Career & Money  Try Temp Jobs to Get Started in a Field

Boston Globe’s Career & Money Big Help  Extra Training Helps Workers Stand Out The Top 10 Ways to Network Effectively

CBS (WBZ-TV) How Not to Act Old

Boston Globe Career & Money  Changing Jobs in a Tough Market Requires Legwork

Boston Globe Career & Money  Career Makeover: Generalist Needs to Get Specific

Boston Globe Career & Money  Lack of Courtesy in Job Search can be Daunting, But Don’t Give Up

Boston Globe Career & Money  Turn the Story of Your Disparate Job History into an Asset

CNN Money  Relocating for Work, but Telecommuting from Home

Boston Business Journal  Working a Room Takes Lots of Work  Ways to Make the Most of Your Layoff

AOL Jobs/CareerBuilder  Less Pay, More Job Security

The Ladders  Tuning Your Resume to the Right Keywords

CNN Money  Hired! New Job, New State, New Start

CNN Money  Hired! Thanks to Friends

Also quoted as a career expert in career books:

The Art of Networking:  Leveraging Traditional and Social Media Strategies to Get Hired, by Yusuf Wilson, 2011

The FabJob Guide to Become a Career Coach, by Jennifer Fishberg, 2010