Is there one particular or “go-to” résumé format which best highlight a service member’s experience? What are the main concerns an employer holds in regard to a military member’s time in service? What do veterans need to keep in mind when preparing their résumé? How […]
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What jobs might an over-50 job-seeker be looking for or be interested in as an “encore career?” What should mature job-seekers think about before embarking on this next chapter in their career? What available resources might an over-50 job-seeker use when researching “what to do […]
You’ve been working at the first position in your career. Now, you want to find another lateral or upward career move. How do you articulate your professional experience on a resume that has clear value-add? What is the process for deciding lateral or upward mobility? […]
What do you need to know about your resume and other job search documents? What job listing and job opening research should you have ready and how do you find your first job using this information effectively? Fred Coon, CEO, Stewart, Cooper & Coon, interviews […]
This past October, I was honored to have been asked by Lock Haven University to conduct a campus seminar for the career directors at 12 Pennsylvania colleges and universities. Included, was an open address to the Lock Haven
The role of the executive is undoubtedly a demanding, and concurrently stressful, position. From an outside perspective, it is often difficult to perceive the heavy and intricate workload with which executives must contend. Both in and out of the office, those in high-level executive positions […]
Embracing the need for organizational change and development is a crucial factor toward the success of any business. A company that adapts to an ever-changing corporate climate and the evolving needs of its employees is, by definition, a strong organization. Strategizing, promoting, and implementing the […]
Every budding professional or recent college graduate knows the feeling: It’s time to get a job that matters; in other words, one that will help poise you for your long-term career goals.
While current prospects for young job seekers are considerably more promising than they were […]
Stewart Cooper & Coon’s “Workplace Strategies Podcast” series consists of 15-minute interviews with a plethora of senior executives addressing current business and employment issues from wide-ranging industries and the military.
Employees, business leaders, and job-seekers, alike: Take control of your professional future and develop successful business strategies […]
The vast majority of people who fit the apparent role of “job seekers” find themselves in a transition phase, one that is, by definition, driven by need. Now, granted, there are always the exceptions of those who approach this period intentionally, it being a part […]