Bernadette Kenny is the founder of Sound Career Advice and certified as a Career Management Fellow of the Institute of Career Certification International (ICCI), the profession’s highest level of competency recognition. Her corporate background includes leadership roles in sales and marketing at Lee Hecht Harrison, the world's leading outplacement and career management firm and as SVP Human Resources at Adecco NA, the worlds largest staffing company. She can be reached at [email protected]
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
9 Ways to Get Along With Your Boss
Work always seems more energized after the summer. So it is a great time to establish a terrific relationship with your boss. Your boss wants to have a good relationship...
Sunday, July 13, 2014
8 Common Misperceptions About Work
Many people will work from their teenage years to well into their 70s. Work provides a vital role in our lives and we spend a great number of hours working, but...
Monday, May 26, 2014
Making the Best Hiring Decisions
Deciding which candidate to hire for a role in your organization is one of the most important management challenges there is. Regardless of job level, the wrong decision is very...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Tip: Don’t Argue During an Interview
What is the real purpose of a job interview anyway? In my view it is to make a personal connection with the potential boss that will result in continuing conversations. ...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Do You Need to Write a Resume?
This task can seem like climbing a mountain. Consider the real purposes of the resume. There are two. The best purpose is as a “leave behind.” You have networked into...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
It Pays to Have a Good Reputation
How are you perceived at work? Are you thought of as a strong worker, a good leader, great team player, a follower, a loner, or a complainer? Over time, your...