7 Job Interview Red Flags…

Opportunities don’t happen, you create them Chris Grosser Harvard Business Reviews top Job Interview Red Flags by Rebecca Zucker . Here are my top 7 favs. Constant rescheduling and disorganization Disrespecting others Values conflict Lack of clarity or consistency in answers to your questions Bait and switch – job starts to sound different from job description Resistance to change (they say they want to change … Continue reading 7 Job Interview Red Flags…

Career: The 7 Signs That Tells You When To Look For New Opportunities…

Originally posted on Success Strategies:
We have all been there. Times when we feel we are at a crossroad and don’t know whether to stay with the company, or whether to go. It’s not an easy road. Certainly a time for deep reflection and analysis. But it can be done using helpful strategies. 7 Signs That Tells You When To Look for New Opportunities Extracted… Continue reading Career: The 7 Signs That Tells You When To Look For New Opportunities…

What Advice Would You Give To Someone Who Sees The Work They Do As Part Of Who They Are?

Originally posted on GREENLiGHT:
Interview on career and our identity gave rise to questions from interested listeners. Here I share my take on this interesting topic. A career is an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person’s life and with opportunities for progress. For example, a child who goes into the family lineage of what they do…lawyer becomes lawyer, doctor becomes doctor, business… Continue reading What Advice Would You Give To Someone Who Sees The Work They Do As Part Of Who They Are?

The Challenge That Equipped Me…

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I procrastinated. Year after year I’d say …I’ll do it next year. But then in my early 20s, during a heated conversation about salary increase my boss shouted “you don’t even have a degree!” That hit me like a ton of bricks. I promised myself that I’d never ever let anyone say that to me again. I was not only… Continue reading The Challenge That Equipped Me…

5 Strategies For Successful Job Returnship…

A vision without a strategy remains an illusion. Lee Bolman Camilia laughed and laughed out loud as she sat watching reels on her social media channel. She then slumped down, placed her head in her hands as the tears began to flow. The pandemic had done a number on her and she was now at her wits end because she needed to get back to … Continue reading 5 Strategies For Successful Job Returnship…

Your Reader’s Gift …

Do you know why some people succeed while others don’t? It’s simple. They never give up. People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily. – Zig Ziglar Motivation And Success. The Link Motivation is important to success. Give a push start or a power boost to a struggling entrepreneur today. 101+ Empowering Quotes For New … Continue reading Your Reader’s Gift …

Stuck In A Rut? Books For Career Changers…

Get a life, not a job! What Color is your parachute? are some of the books that speaks to those who want a change. Yes you! You want the change but are afraid to let go. To go try something new. Recently I have been thinking about some big names of presidents, vice presidents, CEOs and others who saw themselves through the eyes of their titles. … Continue reading Stuck In A Rut? Books For Career Changers…

Is There A Place For Victory When Mental Issues Rears Its Ugly Head?

When is it okay to throw in the towel? To give up? Olympians have started doing it. Simone Biles and Naomi Osaka withdrew citing mental issues. For decades Olympians withdrew without choice due to physical injuries as was the recent case of Serena Williams. But what of psychological? Is there a place for commitment, dedication? Determination? Better yet, if you withdraw, does it mean that … Continue reading Is There A Place For Victory When Mental Issues Rears Its Ugly Head?

4 Tips Before You Quit Your Job

Ditch It! Switch It! Yep, many are doing just that. In the book Your career, Ditch it Switch it, I encouraged you to reflect on the pandemic and switch your career. It’s the best time. Now more than ever many are doing it. Here’s CNN Headline news top tips to do it right. Don”t tell your boss first Don’t slack off Leave “transition document’ Two-weeks … Continue reading 4 Tips Before You Quit Your Job