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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Job By Design: Forging Your Own Path

If you’re looking for more challenge in your job, and there doesn’t seem to be a promotion in the offing, you may be asking yourself, ‘What’s next?’ That’s how my coaching client (I’ll call her Dawn) was feeling when we first met. Dawn was a manager at a non-profit and felt like she’d gone as [...]

By |2018-09-28T15:28:27+00:00September 28th, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|

The Importance of Being Validating

Have you ever gotten a message that says, “please validate your email address”? Yes, of course you have.  You own a computer. Have you ever responded, out loud, “great job, email address!”?  I have. We live in a world that is all about fixing things.  We live in a world where people walk around wearing [...]

By |2018-09-21T19:10:54+00:00September 21st, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|

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|