Career Advice

With Love, Becca is a working mom blog for women managing family, managing careers, and managing to laugh through it all. The “career advice” category contains posts to help you find more clarity in what you want from your career along with the confidence to go for it. Plus you’ll find lots of tools and resources like resume templates, interview prep, and networking advice.

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How to Describe Your Leadership Style (When a Power Tie is NOT Your Thing)

Inside: Learn how to describe your leadership style for interviews with this guide from a career coach. Every time I get off a career coaching call I think “Dang, we need to be talking about THIS more.” Today’s *THIS* is leadership style and all the different ways you can be a leader. As a career …

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Going Back to Work? Interview Like a Pro with Tips from a Career Coach

Inside: Parents returning from a career break – this interview guide is for you. Nail that back to work interview with these pro tips. If you’re returning to the paid workforce after a career break, I have some good news and some even better news. The good news: Even though the transition can be intimidating, …

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I Coached Them in Soccer, But These Kids Taught Me a Lot More

Inside: 10 career and parenting lessons learned from coaching youth soccer. “Mom, I want you to coach me in soccer this spring.” – Jack “Me? You want me? Sure, bud!” – Me, playing it cool but internally celebrating/biting my nails. Many moons ago I had helped coach a youth basketball team, and I did play …

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When to Include an Interest Section on a Resume (And When Not To!)

Inside: Have you thought about adding an interest section on your resume? It could be a good idea, depending on your search. Take these tips from a career coach. “Put my hobbies and interests on a resume? Isn’t that weird?” The career coaching client sitting on the other side of the computer screen looks back …

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