Author: Brian Trota

Leveraging Your Work Experience (Pt.3)

Experience is an important foundation for a solid career. It is a reflection of the time and effort you put in trying to get better and refining your craft. It is also important to understand what companies are willing to compensate you for your rich job/skills experience. Try actually calling companies to set up a

Continue reading

Leveraging Your Work Experience (Pt.2)

As you understand the job market more and where you fit in–you will realize how effectively you can leverage your knowledge and experience for better opportunities. It might be a tough thing to do at first but you must assess your experience and skillsets in order to fully comprehend what a company may want from

Continue reading

Leveraging Your Work Experience (Pt.1)

If you have been in the work force for a while you have skillsets and experience that many companies crave for. However, you must properly leverage your experience in order to fully earn what you are deserving of. You must truly understand what you can offer a company–experience that equates to results and getting the

Continue reading

Growing Your Global Network

With internet, social media and frequency of travel we truly live in a global village. And in saying that, you have the capabilities and resources to create a powerful global network. It is vitally important to build a consistent network where we can draw ideas from and professional favours. Using Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn you

Continue reading

Growing Your Career Using Facebook

LinkedIn is often seen as the go-to social networking platform when it comes to professional networking. But how about Facebook? When utilized in a professional and methodical manner it can be a powerful tool in helping you grow and develop your career. Unlike LinkedIn, you can let your guard down and enjoy what social media

Continue reading

Creating a Career- Development Strategy

Do you have a strategy that outlines your career path and development? You might not believe it is needed, but if you spend some time creating one–things might become a bit clear. Creating a career development strategy isn’t hard. First, what is your overall aim from your current job? Are you building experience in order

Continue reading

Using Social Media to Power Your Job Search

Social media has become an important part of our everyday lives. We use Facebook to connect to friends and share thoughts and images. We use LinkedIn to grow our professional network. And we use a host of other social media platforms to either express ourselves or connect to others. However, social media can play a

Continue reading

Integrating Technology into Your Career Development (Pt.3)

In order to have long and fruitful career you must adapt. Technology is an amazing opportunity for you to expand your career because the possibilities are endless–it is all around us and something we apply everyday. Why not apply it towards the growth and development of your career? Your career doesn’t have to be based

Continue reading

Integrating Technology into Your Career Development (Pt.2)

One of the easiest ways to discover new technologies to grow your career is by doing a Google search. Find out what new technologies are making waves in your industry and think of ways how you can integrate them into your experience. Another good way is to connect to other professionals–a great tool is LinkedIn.

Continue reading