career advice

4 Tips for Getting Noticed by Recruiters

by Sami Barry
Securing a new job has never been easy, and now it can be even more challenging with the impersonalization of recruitment in today’s world of technology. Consider our four (well, actually more) tips for getting noticed by corporate and executive recruiters. Read more

A Recruiter's Perspective of a Strong LinkedIn Profile

by Sami Barry
In the professional realm, having a profile on LinkedIn can be about as fundamental as having an undergraduate degree. Like earning a college degree, the same is true for your LinkedIn profile - if you don't put much effort into it, you probably won't get much from it. Read more

Earning a Professional Engineer (PE) License: Is It Worth It?

by Sami Barry
Helbling executive search consultants discuss the benefits of earning a Professional Engineer license to further your career. Read more

How To Actively, Yet Confidentially, Seek New Career Opportunities

Looking for job
Tom Dunn, Senior Managing Executive Search Consultant with Helbling & Associates offers his advice for professionals who are exploring new career opportunities. Read more

Further Your Career By Developing Your Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence
by Sami Barry
Helbling search consultants offer their perspective of how to improve your emotional intelligence for the benefit of advancing your career, and how to demonstrate it during a hiring process. Read more

Looking For a New Job in 2015? Preparation is key.

by Sami Barry
Preparation is the key for a successful job search. The better you prepare for a career change and the more strategic you are in your efforts, the higher the chances you will find your ideal job. Read more

10 Tips For Making a Smooth Transition Into a New Role & Organization

by Sami Barry
While each professional, position, and organization is unique, there are behaviors that support a smooth transition into a new role or job. Read more

Considering a New Job Part I: Your Current Position & Employer Vs. Your Ideal

Job Success
by Sami Barry
According to Deloitte's September 2012 Talent 2020 - Surveying the Talent Paradox From the Employee Perspective, job seekers cite similar reasons for looking for new career opportunities. Read more

Would Earning LEED-AP Benefit Your Career?

LEED Certification
by Sami Barry
Due to the impact that LEED has had and is having upon construction, design, and facilities management, many professionals involved in these sectors choose to enhance their careers by earning LEED accreditation. Read more

Making Post-Interview Thank You Notes Worth Your Time

Thank you
by Sami Barry
Our recommendations for writing effective post-interview thank you notes and provide sample content. Read more