Building a successful career is a complex task. You need to maximize your near-term opportunities, while still staying focused on longer-term goals. For that reason, career counseling can provide an enormous boost, giving you the support and insights you need to make the most out of your skills and background.

However, many job seekers think career counseling is too expensive or not available at their stage of professional development. That doesn’t need to be the case. SmartTalent lets you take advantage of this service — a major step up compared to the typical offerings delivered b staffing agencies.

Getting the Most Out of Your Career

Career counselors typically charge somewhere between $75 to $150 an hour. To take advantage of this service on your own, you would need to pay that out of pocket. With SmartTalent, that value becomes part of your overall experience.

Tapping into SmartTalent’s expertise opens up your career horizons. You’ll get help in areas like:

  • Assessing your strengths and weaknesses
  • Optimizing your resume and cover letter
  • Upgrading your interview skills
  • Teaching you how to network better
  • Improving your mindset

These insights let you maximize your long-term potential. SmartTalent will help you find the best job for this stage of your career. At the same time, you’ll get the direction you need to set ambitious goals and achieve them over time.

The Benefits of Career Counseling

SmartTalent takes a broad approach to your career. You’ll get advice and insight you can use to optimize your next job decision and accelerate your overall professional development. Here are some of the benefits you can achieve with SmartTalent’s comprehensive career counseling:

Better Jobs

Career counseling lets you find positions ideally suited to your talents and background. You’ll get the insight you need to better identify your most marketable skills. At the same time, SmartTalent can steer you towards jobs that make the most of those abilities.

Armed with this information, you can maximize your near-term income and find career-accelerating opportunities. Beyond this, your job satisfaction will reach its height, as SmartTalent puts you in situations that will challenge and engage you.

Less Stress

Finding a job takes a mental toll. With SmartTalent providing support and guidance, you’ll get better peace of mind. You’ll have increased confidence that an amazing opportunity is in your future, lowering the stress of your job search.

Higher Accountability

A career counselor becomes your partner. They will help you drive your professional development by giving feedback and providing accountability. Instead of trying to do everything on your own, you’ll get the support and guidance you need to make the most of your opportunities.

Amplified Market and Industry Knowledge

Expert advice helps you learn more about the general job market and your specific industry. This knowledge won’t just help you land high-value positions. You’ll also get the information you need to succeed in the roles once you secure them.

Enhanced Job-Searching Skills

Finding a great job is just part of the process. You also want to upgrade your job-seeking abilities. Career counseling will hone your ability to locate and secure the best possible situations, opening up your broader career horizons. In that way, the information you learn now can continue to pay off for years to come.

Improved Longer-Term Outcomes

Career counseling doesn’t just boost your near-term prospects. The process also aims to keep your longer-term goals in mind. Each new position should push your career forward. SmartTalent’s career counseling can put your current choices in context and help you optimize your opportunities.

Ready to take your career to the next level? SmartTalent will help you get there. By tapping into SmartTalent’s career counseling, you’ll go beyond what you thought possible from a staffing firm.

Contact SmartTalent today to learn more.