Based on my e-mail traffic this week, I’m guessing that a number of people have made New Year’s resolutions to find a new and better job in 2010. I have good news for you, from where I sit, things are picking up! At Spencer Stuart, we are seeing a solid increase in client activity in the corporate communications space.
That said, the harsh economy of the past year has sharpened the wits and raised the expectations of most hiring managers out there. There are jobs available, but only for top talent. Here are a few pointers on managing your career toward a top position in this choppy and somewhat unpredictable economy: