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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Career Wisdom for the Class of 2019 That Also Works for Seasoned Professionals

The Class of 2019 Commencement speakers included celebrities like Glenn Close at the College of William & Mary, Fareed Zakaria at The Ohio State University, Laverne Cox at Pitzer College and Apple CEO, Tim Cook at Tulane University, to name only a few. While the style and wisdom shared by the myriad of commencement speakers [...]

By |2019-05-18T10:21:06-05:00May 18th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

How to Get Organized and Increase Productivity

Quite often when we’re working, we don’t get to the bottom of our to-do list, things get in the way, unexpected things happen, time flies and sometimes things just don’t get done. This can leave you feeling disheartened, stressed and then demotivated which is no use to anyone. If you were just a bit better [...]

By |2019-05-10T07:03:18-05:00May 10th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

What My Father’s Death Taught Me About Grief

The first few months of this year have been filled with significant loss. My Dad died in February after a very rapid decline from Alzheimer’s disease. We knew his condition was terminal but in December when my siblings and I contemplated that this family Christmas gathering might be his last, we didn’t realize his death [...]

By |2019-05-04T15:28:27-05:00May 4th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

5 Ways to Care for Yourself – Even with a Busy Career

For many of us, weekends are a time for relaxation. Counting down to Friday becomes routine because it means you can finally recover after five days of beating yourself up at work. However, this is a toxic cycle that tells us we should put self-care on hold for most of the week, when it should [...]

By |2019-05-07T10:14:48-05:00May 4th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Curiosity: Let It Be Your Guide

“I wonder…” Whenever I hear coaching clients start off a sentence with these two words, I feel heartened. It means wheels are turning…intuition is kicking in, and mobilization is in the offing.  It means my clients are curious, and ready to move past what is safe…beyond the known. It signals that they’re ready to step [...]

By |2019-04-26T12:05:11-05:00April 26th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|