Avoid the job maze; Top 3 strategies to build your dream career

Avoid the job maze; Top 3 strategies to build your dream career

Finishing up school can be both exciting and scary.  It is a celebration of years of learning, studying and plain old hard work.  It is also the entrance into the ever-changing world of work.  With youth unemployment rate at 11%[1], this can be daunting.  From side hustle to precariousness to endless job applications, figuring out the best way to build a career is like a challenging maze at best.

I spoke to Dianne about student success strategies, common pitfalls and the breadth of resources available to support students in career planning and am sharing her insights below. 

6 STEPS TO HELP YOU MAKE THE LEAP TO HOME OWNERSHIP

6 STEPS TO HELP YOU MAKE THE LEAP TO HOME OWNERSHIP

We’ve all seen the numbers - the housing market is racing forward as incomes are left in the dust with little to no growth and an increase in precarious work. A member of my Strive group recently asked for some insights on how to get into the housing market. I thought back to the many Strive interviews I have conducted as well as my experiences and pulled together a top 6 list that may be helpful if you are in the process of trying to make that leap.