A Job Search Coach is a professional who helps individuals looking to do any of the following: make a change in their career, overcome obstacles in their job search process and develop professional skills. The four types of career coaching are self-directed, career marketing firms, and independent career transition coaches.

The benefits of career coaching are learning critical skills required in today’s work environment, building confidence, building a powerful and relevant resume, making informed decisions about the evolution of your career, building connections and setting goals, and gaining lifelong career skills.

Tips for finding the best coach ask friends and family, ask for three references, give preference to counselors who charge per visit, and check credentials.

To conclude, talk to a coach and find out how to help you with your personal and professional goals. The benefits are worth it.