Caroline Dowd-Higgins

About Caroline Dowd-Higgins

With over a decade of career and professional development coaching experience, Caroline Dowd-Higgins has a desire to empower and energize people to achieve their personal goals. Her training style is engaging, high energy, and positive with a focus on unlocking the self-advocate within each of us.
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Your Working Life with Laura Vanderkam

Laura Vanderkam has a new book, “I Know How She Does It” featuring data and strategies from women in big jobs who also enjoy their personal lives.

By | June 24th, 2017|Featured, Your Working Life Podcast|

The Worker Experience Drives Company Success

The latest Gallup results indicate that employee engagement is a dismal 33%, a disappointing increase of only 3 points over the past few years. Gallup found that disengaged employees cost the country somewhere between $450 and $550 billion each year. That’s not good business and it’s not sustainable. I recently attended Appirio’s Worker Experience Tour [...]

By | June 24th, 2017|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Focus on Your Accomplishments in Your Resume

This post was contributed by Andy Duchow, a freelance copywriter/resume writer.  Find him at If you're anything like me (and many of your fellow job seekers) you're good at selling yourself short. You may not even realize it. Years of freelance hustle and direct sales copywriting have for the most part cured me of my tendency [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Autonomy, Mastery and Purpose Fuel Your Career Engagement

Consider how autonomy, mastery and purpose can be part of empowering your career.

By | June 16th, 2017|Featured, Inspirational Videos|

Saving Time and Money During the Hiring Process

A company’s hiring process, like everything in the business world, needs to be efficient. But most of the time, getting quality employees doesn’t come cheap and it’s a process that easily can be bogged down by time-wasting practices. Fortunately, there are ways to find reliable prospective employees while minimizing cost and time. Here are effective [...]

By | June 9th, 2017|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Listen with Intent and Hone Your Communication Skills

Be a leader who engages with team members by being an active listener and confident decision maker.

By | June 9th, 2017|Featured, Inspirational Videos|

Your Working Life with Dr. Marika Lindholm

Dr. Marika Lindholm founded Empowering Solo Moms Everywhere (ESME) to redefine single motherhood and provide inspiration and resources for Solo Moms.

By | June 9th, 2017|Featured, Your Working Life Podcast|

Your Working Life with Monika Arturi

Monika Arturi is a designer, watercolor artist, and entrepreneur with a fulfilling hybrid career playing to her varied strengths and honoring her commitment to help people.

By | June 9th, 2017|Featured, Your Working Life Podcast|

Sleep and Success: A Necessity to Get Ahead

We often put our own well-being to the back of the proverbial back burner in order to get ahead, but over time all this does is set us back. It’s estimated that nearly a third of the working world is sleep deprived, which may equal meeting short term deadline goals, but it doesn’t take long [...]

By | June 2nd, 2017|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Career Hacks to Make Communication Less Complicated

Treat others with dignity and respect even when delivering a tough message.

By | June 2nd, 2017|Featured, Inspirational Videos|