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The Pursuit Blog

June 5, 2020

My Take - May's Job Numbers

Spark of better things to come? We’ll see… Unemployment numbers for May were released this morning, and the reaction from the analyst community can be summed-up in one word: surprise. 2. 5 million jobs were added in May and the unemployment rate fell to 13. 3 percent. Wall Street is responding positively, with the S&P 500 up o

May 22, 2020

Your (Holiday) Weekend Guide

Need some stuff to do this long weekend? I’m here to help!your Memorial Day Weekend is almost here, and I wanted to send you some ideas if you’re looking for fun stuff to do, watch, read, drink. Here’s what I’ve been up to and think you might enjoy: What I’m watching: I can’t wait to start Season Two of “Selling Sunset” on Netfli

April 30, 2020

What I'm (Virtually) Seeing Out There...

Wondering how the market is reacting heading into May? I’ve got you covered. Hey, a few quick things: I hope you/your community are doing well. John and I (and Rosie) are hanging in, enjoying lots of neighborhood walks and the latest spin-off “Listen to Your Heart” (it’s so bad… yet, so good). I’m extending my free 1:1 virtual

April 2, 2020

Your Weekend Guide (4/4/2020)

Need some stuff to do? I’m here to help! It’s almost the weekend (I think???) and wanted to send you some ideas if you’re looking for some stuff to do, watch, read, drink. Here’s what I’ve been up to: What I’m watching: Making the Cut (Amazon Prime). I only have one thing to say: Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are back. Enough said

March 9, 2020

What I'm Choosing Today...

It’s a rough one today. Take care of yourself. Here’s what I’m choosing today… It’s not even noon out here in Seattle and I feel like we could all use a little pep-talk right about now. I’m feeling weird, uncertain, and frustrated. You too? Phew. I feel better already. Wanted to give you insight into what I’m choosing

March 5, 2020

What I'm Seeing Out There: CV-19 Edition

There’s a lot of unknowns right now. Here’s what I’m seeing in the market (and some predictions for the near future). What a wild couple weeks! Clients from NYC to SEA are asking me one question: “How is all this uncertainty going to affect my Engaged Pursuit?” Well, as you can imagine, I don’t have a crystal ball to look into

February 19, 2020

Showing-Up During Your Performance Review

Spring is in the air!  That only means one thing – it’s Performance Review season!  Here’s how to ensure you’re showing-up for success. Daffodils are starting to bloom. The days are getting longer. Tax forms are in the mail. “The Bachelor” Season 193,403 is almost over. That can only mean one thing…It’s Performance Review season

The Engaged Pursuit Guide to the 10 Most Important Events in Your Career

While we all take different paths, just about every tech professional will experience a similar set of career events. Download our guide that outlines 10 of the most important career moments you’re likely to encounter, with tips for navigating them successfully and coming out on top.

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The Engaged Pursuit Podcast

In our weekly podcast, Engaged Pursuit Founder Tom Perry highlights the most pressing issues for employees and managers across the tech sector. With his real-world, relatable style, Tom delivers quick, insightful, employee-centered career content to help tech pros, executives and teams address the issues common to a career in tech -- from job changes and workplace challenges, to bad bosses and feeling “stuck.” Available on Apple and Spotify, or wherever you get your podcast.

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