Choosing your career path at challenging times.

Today, we all receive conflicting messages about our future. Many of us lost their jobs. Or our parents did, our family, our friends. Some politicians push hard to reduce Covid restrictions. Others warn for a second wave. Stock markets continue to keep up, with hopes of fair recovery. Nobody really understands. And society is shaken […]

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Why our view on careers is dramatically changing.

Millions of students around the globe are experiencing something with a huge impact to their lives. Consequently we are changing our view on careers dramatically. This period of uncertainty, health threats and social disconnect is harsh on all of us. Recent research confirms that Americans up to the age of 18 are bored, worried, stressed, […]

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Top 3 things to get yourself a job

What’s needed to make you stand out? How to get on top of the stack? We browsed the best advice books and blogs and found these three key points of advice. And just to get you going. There are thousands of job openings at the moment. The top100 employers alone have currently over 1 million […]

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The closest alternative to job fairs and open days.

Getting a ‘look inside’ jobs or college majors is essential to make up your mind. The touch base with companies or organizations at job fairs is a welcome means to get a sense of what it’s all about. Shall I go to college? What major to pick? Or go to trade school? or what about […]

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Now you redecorated your home, what about a career in home design?

Being confined at our homes, most of us have been taking a closer look at how we live. Small adjustments. A change of colors. A reshuffle of furniture. Or larger turn arounds. Many of us started to work those deferred lists of home projects. But we also took time to sit back and change items […]

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Gap year, how do I know if it’s right for me?

There’s an increasing interest in taking a gap year after high school or college[1].  And Covid-19 puts many people in a position to rethink their next steps. A Gap year could offer a great ‘step back’ and sit out the economic downturn we are facing. While still small (about 1.5% of first time college freshmen do […]

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Corona, work and the things that matter.

Let’s action the positives. The pandemic makes it hard to talk about other things, and speak to optimism and positive things when many people are sick and passing away. And with this, of course, is the concern by many about the impact to the economy, jobs, schooling and how to rebuild. But in any crisis […]

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Bored? Not me! This is why.

How can you best use the extra time, being more at home ? How can you help others who are confined to their homes? We created a simple tool to help you find out what you enjoy most. And we mapped a selection of activities you could pursue. What’s your thing? Based on a renowned […]

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Medical careers have a huge impact.

Nurses, doctors and lab specialists have proven to be vital to society. They are the heroes of the covid-19 drama. Medical careers are becoming top of mind of many people. When you are still exploring what career to take, would this be something for me? Or switch from where you are right now and have […]

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5 things we must do right now.

Getting a bit overwhelmed with all the advice on how to deal with the current situation? We took the 5 key points that jump out. 1. TAKE CARE OF YOUR HEALTH You have been moving less than you normally do. Movement is important to stay healthy. ➡️ Pick up sports again. This could be as […]

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