A Step-by-Step Guide to a Successful Career Change

Navigating a career change is a challenge for every job seeker. You may know you’re ready to start over in a new career path, but where do you even begin to determine what’s next? It’s hard to know where to start, so I’ve put together a step-by-step guide including tasks, books, and online resources you […]

How to Make a Career Change When Workers Are In Demand

With only three months left in 2018, the Portland economy is looking strong. Unemployment is hovering around 3.8%. Talented, qualified candidates are in demand as employers struggle to find enough candidates for the increasing amount of open positions. Now’s the time to take advantage of the strong economy, and reach for a new Your holiday […]

Lay the foundation for a career change with a few simple steps

When the career you’ve chosen doesn’t quite fit, you’ll come to a crossroads. In fact, you might be there right now. Does this sound familiar? You’re ready to start down a new path, but you’re not sure where to begin. Making a change in your career is intimidating, but there are many steps you can […]

How to Grow Your Career Without Leaving Your Company

When most professionals feel stuck in their job, they start looking for an exit strategy. Before you jump ship, wait a second! If you haven’t considered your options for growth within your current company, you may be missing some great opportunities. Especially if you work for a larger organization, there may be ways to improve […]

Hire a Career Coach and Make Your Job Search Less Painful!

Let’s just get this out of the way. There’s no way to outsource your job search. Hiring a career coach or a recruiter doesn’t mean they’ll do the work for you. Maybe twenty years ago, there were “headhunters” you could pay to find you a job, but that model didn’t last because of good old […]

Boly:Welch 101 – Five Crucial Steps to Figuring Out Your Dream Job

As people who love what they do, Boly:Welch recruiters are passionate about helping each candidate discover their dream job and strategies to help them get that job, too. However, there is no magic one-size-fits-all answer to the job search. The key to finding your dream job is on the front end — taking time to […]