Blog | by Bessy Tam



All the advice, tips, know-hows on the your next career step, the job search process, and finding balance along the way 

30 Smarter Questions You Can Ask the Interviewer (and Why)
Interviewing is like playing a friendly game of tennis. You get served the ball by your friendly opponent hoping that[...]
VIDEO: The Perfect Cover Letter
Original question on Quora: Why do I find it so hard to communicate and be friends with millennials? Here’s what I’ve[...]
VIDEO: 6 Questions To Ask In An Informational Interview
Informational Interviews are important is because you want to use this opportunity to not only get a foot in the[...]
VIDEO: Why you didn’t get the job & what to do about it
It hurts. You didn’t get your dream job and you’re wondering why?!You KNOW you have the right credentials.You KNOW you[...]
VIDEO: Meet Siobhan
Bessy's help has been tremendous. I couldn't be happier with what my resume looks like right now and I can't[...]
5 Unconventional Ways I Achieved Work Life Balance in My Career
Work-life balance, the concept of splitting time and energy between work and other aspects of life, is a challenge that[...]
How to Ace Your Interview at a Tech Company
Interviews for tech companies can go 1 of 2 ways:  It can feel like a nice catch up with a[...]
Meet Laurie
Laurie knew she needed to make a change when she wasn’t looking forward to going to work anymore.  She approached[...]
Meet Amy
Amy* went from receiving no responses throughout several months of applying to getting 4 tech interviews from Lyft, Google, Mckinsey[...]
More Mature than Your Years? 5 Ways to Connect with Millenials
Original question on Quora: Why do I find it so hard to communicate and be friends with millennials?Here’s what I’ve experienced[...]
How I Used Tinder to Figure Out What I Wanted To Do With My Life
I hear a lot of my friends say, “I don’t know what I want to do with my life/career!” Instead[...]
The Ultimate Guide to Finding Balance
This is guide is originally part of a 33-page pdf guide. It’s 10,482 words long with the specific 8-part system that help[...]
My Personal System for Success in 2018
You’ve heard all about making New Years Resolutions. They’re goals that you set during the holidays because you have too[...]
Top 5 Myths When You’re Trying to Get into Tech
You’re in marketing and want to get into tech. Glad you’re in the right place. I’ve been through it all[...]

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  • Is tech even right for you?
  • What type of job you need to move forward in your career (includes comprehensive worksheet)
  • The Top 5 Mistakes You’re Making Right Now
  • The Resume Revamp Checklist
  • Questions to Expect in a tech interview and How to tackle Them
  • Tips and Tricks to Get What You want in the interview process

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Bessy Tam is a career coach who helps marketers get into tech. She’s helped dozens of clients get interviews and offers from companies such as Google, Lyft, Amazon, and Mckinsey.

She currently works at Google and plans to helps as many people as possible to get their dream job in tech.