Career Wisdom

Being Busy is Not a Badge of Honor

Busy-ness is a dangerous trap that relinquishes our control to find meaning and fulfillment in life and career when we are stuck in the quicksand of being busy. I am on a mission to disrupt the busy culture and focus on a life that is measured by meaning, value, fulfillment and other factors we can [...]

By |2019-03-09T13:02:19-05:00March 9th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

The Best Leaders Have a Coaching Mindset to Develop Others

There are a myriad of resources and methodologies in existence to empower great leaders. One of the most important attributes of a successful leader is their ability and commitment to grooming and developing others. It is a tremendous responsibility that can also be truly gratifying. Whether you are the leader, or you are vying for [...]

By |2019-03-02T16:03:25-05:00March 2nd, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

The Gender Pay Gap: What’s Being Done to Resolve This Stagnant Issue

Geraldine Carver is an advocate for women's rights and has long been an advocate of gender equality in the workplace. She is a guest contributor to this blog. Being a woman today can be a challenge. While more and more women take to the streets to fight for their rights and as Good Morning America outlines [...]

By |2019-02-22T12:24:14-05:00February 22nd, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Empathy 101 for Better Relationships at Work

Regardless of your ideological views or political persuasion, these are turbulent times around the world. I’ve noticed a sense of angst, heightened anxiety, and a palpable change in how people treat each other both personally and professionally. It’s time to get back to what distinguishes us as human beings -  treating one another with compassion, [...]

By |2019-02-16T13:40:35-05:00February 16th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Be Your Own Valentine

It’s the time of year for cards with red hearts, chocolates, and flowers as Valentine’s Day approaches. It causes anxiety for some who are seeking affection and bliss for others who are celebrating their love with someone special. This Valentine’s Day I encourage you to see it through a different lens. By all means celebrate [...]

By |2019-02-01T13:03:46-05:00February 1st, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Consider What To Keep, Stop, and Start to Reinvigorate Life and Career

A friend shared recently that every seven years she goes through a change that impacts her life and career in new ways. She looks forward to the new lens through which she sees life and embraces the process of transition. The human body is constantly changing at a cellular level so the process of transformation [...]

By |2019-01-25T14:02:31-05:00January 25th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Reinvent Your Career with Design Thinking

Has your career path stalled? Maybe you need a shift in your mindset. Savvy professionals around the world have adopted the process of design thinking—a series of steps for generating options, testing strategies, and seeking feedback—to reinvent their careers. Design thinking was used previously as a tool in product development (focusing on the end user) [...]

By |2019-01-19T18:09:25-05:00January 19th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

It’s Time to Stop Dreaming and Start Activating

So many of us have waited for the perfect job description to magically appear and make all of our career dreams come true.  Or, a perfectly balanced life with less stress, more time to exercise, well-behaved kids and the ideal life partner.  What are you waiting for? It’s time to stop wishing for great things [...]

By |2019-01-12T09:57:13-05:00January 12th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Forget Unrealistic Resolutions and Achieve Micro Goals Instead

We all know that most New Year’s resolutions fall flat by the end of January. The goals tend to be too big and we lose focus and motivation to follow-through. Consider a micro goal that is realistic and achievable to reframe your resolution mindset and celebrate everyday wins. Here are some ideas to get you [...]

By |2019-01-05T10:10:43-05:00January 5th, 2019|Career Wisdom, Featured|

Ring in the New Year with Reflection

Consider a new tradition as you begin the calendar year. How will you design the next 12 months to honor yourself and what you value? Instead of focusing on resolutions that are often hard to keep – take an incremental approach and begin by asking yourself questions to help clarify what’s really important. Give yourself [...]

By |2018-12-29T11:20:55-05:00December 29th, 2018|Career Wisdom, Featured|