Ask a Credible Career Coach: How Do I Get Companies to Consider My Non-traditional Background?

Having to job hunt with nontraditional experience can be stressful. It's tough to know how to present yourself as a qualified fit for your dream job when your past roles are a little out of the box. Here's a career coach's advice on how you can leverage your differences to your advantage.

Ask a Working Parent: How Do I Tell My Boss That I’m Pregnant When I Just Started This Job?

Figuring out how to tell your boss you're pregnant at new job can be nerve-wracking. You know you need to share the news, but you also don't want to stress your manager out about your upcoming answer. Take this working parent's advice on how to have a productive conversation with your supervisor.

Ask a Credible Career Coach: How Do I Job Search With a Super Vague Job Title?

The job search can always feel complicated, but especially when you have a vague job title right now. How can you find the positions that actually fit your skills—and, more importantly, how can you prove that you're actually qualified for them? Here's a career coach's advice.

Ask a Real Recruiter: How Do I Answer Interview Questions With the Right Amount of Detail?

It's tough to know exactly how to answer interview questions with the right amount of detail. Should you be offering more context? Are you boring your interviewer to tears? Read this advice from a recruiter and learn how to walk that fine line when responding to interview questions.

Ask an Honest HR Professional: What Do You Do When Your Team Can’t Keep a Leader?

For whatever reason, your team's supervisor is no longer with the company. Now, you've found yourselves without a leader and are trying to figure out how to get by without someone higher up advocating for you. Here's an HR professional's advice on how to cope in a way that boosts your reputation.

Ask a Credible Career Coach: Why Aren’t I Being Considered for Mid-Level Positions?

You feel like you have the right experience and qualifications, and yet you aren't even being considered for the mid-level positions you want. Well, there are a few mistakes you might be making. Here's a career coach's advice on how to land level of job you really want.

Ask a Candid Boss: What Should I Do if I Don’t Like Being a Manager?

You were promoted to a leadership role and it's the first time you're in charge of people. There's only one problem: You've realized you don't like being a manager. Now what? Do you step down and stomach the pay cut? Or can you make this work for you? Here's the advice you need.

Ask a Real Recruiter: How Can I Job Search Confidently When I’m Lacking Skills?

You know you should approach your job search with confidence. But, that can be tough to do when you feel unqualified or like you're lacking the necessary skills or experience. Chances are, there's more you could be doing to showcase the skills you do have. Here's a recruiter's advice.

Ask an Honest HR Professional: How Do I Re-apply for a Position I Didn’t Get the First Time?

You've noticed that your dream company is hiring again—for the same position you didn't get when you applied last time. You're left wondering: Should you re-apply for a job with a company that previously rejected you? And, if so, what's the best way to do it? Here's an HR professional's advice.

Ask a Candid Boss: How Should I Talk to My Boss About Moving Into a Leadership Role?

You've decided you want to move into a leadership role, but you're unsure of how to bring it up to your boss in a way that makes you look qualified, rather than pushy. Here's how to have that conversation in a way that's productive and professional.