Today’s Professional Woman Report: Career Success Is A Moving Target

Today’s Professional Woman Report

Yesterday, Citi and LinkedIn released the results of their fourth annual survey “Today’s Professional Woman Report“. This year’s survey was conducted among a sample of more than 1000 professional women and men, and -like every year- it was inspired by discussions on Citi’s LinkedIn Group “Connect: Professional Women’s Network“. The results indicate that career satisfaction is a moving target and the definition of career success is changing. See the infographic below for details. The key finding of this study is that career success doesn’t necessarily mean happiness, as most professionals believe that their career will peak in the next 2 […] Read more »

Does Blogging Help You Stand Out From The Pack?

Blogging Can Help Your Career Success

If you’re looking for a new job, or a new career, one of the suggestions career experts like myself offer is: LinkedIn. Recruitment consultants crawl round LinkedIn like truffle hogs in an oak-wood, and LinkedIn provides an opportunity to showcase your sills and expertise to both speculative enquirers and those with a more serious interest. In a recent blog post, Tony Restell proposes that, rather than relying on LinkedIn, job-seekers should concentrate their energies on blogging. In his view, LinkedIn doesn’t enable the recruiter to distinguish genuinely good candidates from poor ones. A blog helps you stand out from the […] Read more »