In December of 2017, Stephane Kasriel, the CEO of Upwork, a website focused on freelancing, offered a forecast of the world of work. While this forecast is almost two years old, I feel his predictions are valid for today and beyond. Here is a summary of his observations, accompanied by his bullet points:
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Career fields have changed dramatically over the past decades. Job niches that once promised great opportunities now reveal much more limited options. Do you see yourself as a specialist? This could prove to be a self-limiting perception. Do you see yourself as a generalist? You may pass on openings because you feel you lack sufficient […]
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Western Pennsylvania will launch an exciting career training program for young people ages 16-24 in the Mon Valley. As a key element in its Career Works plan, Boys & Girls Clubs cultivated relationships with companies to deliver training programs featuring science, technology, engineering and manufacturing. It’s anticipated the program […]
Are you grappling with a career disappointment? Lose a promotion? Denied acceptance into grad school? Failed the CPA accounting exam? Laid off after a long stint with a company? There are a number of proven strategies to help you not only cope but use the setback to move forward to new opportunities.