Your Network is Your Competitive Advantage

Don’t go at it alone. People with a “team” around them are more nimble, learn faster and are happier. They are also less likely to make major mistakes by learning from those of others. Everyone will tell you to “network,” but let’s get specific about why and...

Understand Your Comp (What You Are Worth)

People get emotional about compensation because it touches notions of fairness and self-worth.   But emotion can produce bad decisions.  We see people choose a job based on a few thousand dollars, when they might burn years in the wrong role or miss out on a huge...

Finding Your Culture Fit

Company culture is key to happiness at work. It impacts how companies treat everyone from employees to customers, so it can affect both your experience and the company’s overall  success.  We’ve developed some simple steps to help you quickly assess culture. First,...

Your Toolkit for Choosing the Right Company

Company selection is a critical part of your career and you only have a few chances to get it right. Pick a great company and you get access to awesome opportunities, a valuable network, and possibly life-changing financial rewards. We’ve lived through both good and...

Map Your Skills to Your Goals

It’s hard to know what skills are needed to advance your career given how quickly new channels and tactics emerge and evolve.  To help guide you, we created the RevelOne Skills Map laying out the competencies and functions that make up a marketing organization. If you...

What Really Matters to You?

Are you making career decisions based on what’s really important to you, or are you playing it safe?  Are your priorities driven by internal values or are you overly influenced by what others think? Are you relying on your cocktail party cred? Have you ever been to a...

When should you make a move?

Time is your most precious asset. You can build up and spend down money, but the weeks and months of your life just tick forward in one direction. You need to know when to hunker down in your job and when to fire up LinkedIn and start looking.  Top stock traders say...

Your Playbook for a Fulfilling Career

You deserve to work with people who respect you, invest in your growth, and compensate you fairly. These are the ingredients for a successful career, but they’re tricky to find in tech, where career paths aren’t linear, companies can grow or fade quickly, and you’re...