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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Work Sabbatical: Taking a Break From the Job

Have you ever wanted to hit the “pause” button at work – getting away for longer than your allotted vacation time allows? University professors have traditionally taken sabbaticals to recharge and refresh, and now more and more American workers are doing the same. Many employers, including MeetUp, McDonalds, Pantagonia and Morningstar, to name a few, [...]

By |2018-09-15T15:00:43+00:00September 15th, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Healthy Work Life: Take Care of Yours

The donuts are there to greet you in the break room…the Diet Coke is the “perfect fix” for getting through the afternoon…it’s so much easier to “push through” rather than get up from the desk to stretch… and so it goes, often day after day. We spend the majority of our lives at work, and, [...]

By |2018-09-01T10:26:50+00:00September 1st, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Stay Financially Secure When it’s Time to Further Your Education

Many people get a certain way along in their career and then discover that to achieve all of the key lifestyle and financial goals they have in mind for the future, they must obtain additional credentials and go back to school. Across most industries, to become financially secure it is necessary to have that essential [...]

By |2018-08-24T08:33:24+00:00August 24th, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Question Your Conclusions: Give “Yes!” A Chance

How often in life do we determine that the answer will be ‘No’ before we’ve even asked the question? You’ve got an idea for a project, but immediately say, “My boss will nevergo for it.” You see a job posting that interests you, but, right off the bat, say, “They always want someone with a masters [...]

By |2018-08-17T09:44:24+00:00August 17th, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|