Pivot & Progress
How to Pivot your Career
If you’ve been dissatisfied with your job for a while no it may be time for a change. Changing careers can be scary, frustrating and/or overwhelming but this program will help guide you through the process. You may have fears of taking a big pay cut, not wanting to start from the bottom but if you position your talents correctly and talk to the results you provide you can do a lateral move and maybe only take a small pay cut that won’t break your bank.
I have changed careers 4 times, yes you read that right 4 times! I’ve worked in Higher Education, Insurance, Information Technology, and Human Resources. I am giving you my tried and proven method to help you pivot in your career.
These 7 modules will help you get to a new career.
- Skills Assessment
- Updating your Resume
- LinkedIn Profile
- How to position your talent, not your title
- Networking in a virtual world
- Building a professional brand
- Creating an action plan
Plus!, I have thrown in some bonus content and there are resources to help you along this journey AND! you get a 45-minute coaching session with me and a private FB group you can post questions in and network with other people. My clients get results and you shall too.
“VJ is a wonderful career coach. VJ worked with me to help me come out of the shadows. I only worked in my small world, VJ helped me to communicate my experience and expertise to allow others to see my worth. It was a really great experience working with VJ. She is patient and thinks outside of the box to help stimulate personal thought. I am glad I discovered her and the services she provides.” Stephanie Ellis, Director, Revenue Integrity Dept.
V.J Niles is a Career Strategist and Founder of The Niles Group, a company dedicating to helping individuals take their careers to the next level. V.J. Niles has been successfully providing trainings and presentations in academia and the corporate world for 20 years. Having a career across four industries has allowed her to bring her vast knowledge to others as a career strategist. She understands how to climb the corporate ladder, what it takes to pivot across industries, and how to grow a professional career brand.
V.J. catapults mid-level professionals and executives who are frustrated, tired or just ready for a change get to the next level in their careers. She aids professionals in finding their authentic voice and helps them no longer dim their light. VJ’s clients land new jobs, network for better opportunities and get closer to their definition of success and happiness.
VJ utilizes her MBA to assist professionals who are ready to transition from employee to entrepreneur develop their ideas, figure out their niche market and set them on the path to entrepreneurship. She utilizes her B.A. in Africana Studies to impact DEI efforts and ensure professionals of color are heard and not just seen. She brings the right strategy to each situation and supports professionals in their journey.
I help my clients feel empowered with their career development, I arm you with the tools you need to feel confident to ask for that promotion, raise or interview for that next level position. I give them the push they need to take that leap of faith to start that business they always wanted while working a job. My courses are designed to help get you to where you want to be and hopefully get you to stop dream chasing and start dream catching.
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