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We work to keep you informed about trends, tips and resources to make your re-entry as seamless as possible.

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Believing in Possibility

As adults, we generally move further and further away from believing in what’s possible and settling for what our brains believe is probable or likely to occur. And, since our brai...

Leading Through Intuition

As a professional, I heard for years, “Trust your gut.” The thing was, I had no idea what my gut was telling me. In my gut I felt fear, anxiety and overwhelm. The more I listened, ...

Follow Your Intuition

Have you ever felt a twinge that something isn’t quite right, but you can’t pinpoint exactly what it is? That’s likely your intuition trying to get your attention. Often, our intui...

Where Are You Investing Your Time?

Time is one of our greatest and most important resources. And yet, most of us spend, squander and waste our time as though it were unlimited. And yet, there’s another way to work w...

Finding the Courage to Change

So many of us have been in that place. You look around and wonder “How did I get here? This isn’t what I thought my life would look like.” It’s particularly jarring when you recogn...

The Importance of Being in Community

After a year (or more) of social distancing, it is all to clear to us that humans crave connection. Feeling accepted for who we truly are can give us validation and self-worth. Kno...

Bringing More Fun Into All You Do

Looking at social media, it certainly seems like people are having a lot of fun. But, when you talk with them one-on-one, so many people seem to be lacking fun from their lives. In...

Creating Space For Yourself

After a year+ of learning how to work from home with a house full of children in remote learning and partners on work calls, many of my clients have expressed feelings of joy and e...

Opening Up to Possibility

Most of us operate in a way that keeps us closed off to possibility. We think there’s a way things need to or “should” be done, or  a way we “should” behave or react. But, that’s j...

Finding Ease in Work & Life

We live in a world where pushing harder, grinding, hustling, and finding your grit are lauded and individuals who prioritize their self care and self worth (thank you, Naomi Osaka)...

Finding Your Unique Superpower and How to Wield It

You’re a hero. Did you know that? It’s true! Now, you may not have x-ray vision or be able to stop a train with your bare hands (although I’m not going to put it past any working w...

NextGroup Pilots Career Success Circles with Coaching Expert Kate Neal

NextGroup is pleased to partner with Kate Neal, a former corporate recruiter and career coach, to offer our three-month long Career Success Circles for women ready to dive into the...

NextGroup Partners with HER (Heal, Empower, Reclaim) to Support

NextGroup is proud to announce a growing partnership with HER (Heal, Empower, Reclaim) which is a Chicago-based nonprofit devoted to increasing leadership opportunities for women o...

NextGroup Launches Career2021: Ready. Set. Go. Webinar Series

NextGroup is excited to announce our webinar series focused on supporting women in their journey to pivot, transition or relaunch their careers in 2021.

NextGroup Hosts Virtual Panel: The Impact of COVID on Hiring Trends

The Impact of COVID on Hiring Trends | Join our Free Webinar! On November 12th, join our virtual community for a conversation with seasoned recruiters and hiring managers to hear h...

NextGroup Article in Make it Better Magazine E-Newsletter

I'm extremely excited to share this article published by Make It Better magazine that spotlights NextGroup and our work on behalf of women in the community.   I am supremely fortun...

Slack, Teams, Zoom

What will communication look like as you re-enter the workplace? As we continue to navigate through life in a pandemic – the new normal – remote communication and collaboration bec...

Free Resume Webinar!

Polish Your Resume | Join our Free Webinar! On June 25th, join our virtual community for tips and trends in resume writing. Discover best practices and mistakes to avoid so you can...

Is it Time to Update your Resume?

But you’re just not sure how to get it right. Skills based or chronological? How many pages should it be? How do I explain gaps in my work history? Do I include dates? We can help!...

Making Zoom Work for You

In many respects, everyday life has come to a virtual standstill. But significantly, employers haven’t stopped searching for new employees, which means you shouldn't stop either. W...