3 signs that you’re a bad candidate

The scary truth is: headhunters and recruiters are very sensitive to some warning signs that whether you – as a candidate – might be potentially troublesome down the line. If you show any of them, you can be sure that you will not be kept in the recruitment process. Here the most important “red lights”: Read more

Biggest career mistakes

Our career advisory experience includes working with people coming frequently from very different backgrounds. Although they all work in different companies, places and industries, there is one thing they all have in common: career mistakes that they make.

What are they? Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Job Hunting for Project Managers

“How will the job market for Project Managers be?”
We hear this question quite often, and forgive us – we do not have a crystal ball (yet). But we have some tips and hints that will allow you – an experienced Project Manager – to navigate the current and future job market.

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The Ultimate Executive Career Guide

The Internet is full of valuable and free materials on career management: interview guides, tips on how to write best CVs, etc. While the variety of sources comes in handy, it can also be confusing and raise questions on the quality or credibility. Fortunately, to spare you the effort of digging through the Internet and looking for the right source, we’ve found the best materials for you.
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Everything you should know about Outplacement

A comprehensive summary on general Outplacement Services and current market trends with an editable checklist for free download, here.

Agility by Design: a summit for inspiring and inspired market leaders

This is for all executives, especially based in Warsaw (or who are within comfortable flying distance) who think this (every time they see a great event / conference in the US or a place that is usually not that easy to reach):
“I’d love to go, but it’s too far away.”
“I really want to see that speaker… they never come to Europe or [fill in your country].”
“I’ll go next time.”
“This sounds great. Oh… I’d need to take 4 days off.”

This time there are no excuses, as the conference “Agility by Design” brings to Warsaw remarkable speakers who Read more

Project Managers on the job market: threats and opportunities

Career Angel Izabela Michaliszyn spoke at the II Project Management Forum about the job market for Project Managers:

  • Who are Project Managers competing with on the job market?
  • What salaries can they expect?
  • (Not)great examples of PM CVs
  • Project Portfolio as a CV supplement
  • Project Manager at an interview – most common mistakes

Here are the answers in short: Read more

Your definition of a successful career is wrong!

What influences how we manage our careers?
Why do we choose one offer over another?
Is it really bad to stay 12 years at the same company?
Should we denounce people who change jobs frequently?
What about buying into the rat race?
Does it make you happy to climb the corporate ladder?
You really prefer atmosphere & people over money & prestige? Read more

3 events worth mentioning: April, May & June 2017

We usually don’t advertise anything unless we really believe in its added value and high quality. We’ve selected one event per month: Read more

Career Memory – how is yours?

Working with our clients we discuss all phases of their careers: how present actions and decisions will influence future outcome, as well as how past successes have shaped who they are today.

It is interesting to observe how many experienced managers very clearly remember the first 5 years of their careers… even much better than the most recent two.

Their first boss. Their first responsibilities. Their first big projects. Their first big challenge. Their “firsts” in general. Read more