How Far Would You Go To Land That Dream Role?

The beginning of greatness is to be different Roy Whittier. CNN headline news shared the news of Karly – a 27 year old who ordered a cake with her resume printed on it and sent it to the company of her dreams. Guess where? Nike! This feat was done from her location in North Carolina to their headquarters in Oregon. Talk about innovation! All with … Continue reading How Far Would You Go To Land That Dream Role?

Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

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13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take. ~Wayne Gretzky Tweet I heard a TV host who was showing a young lady how to use a piece of equipment which she was actively trying to learn. She went into a what if scenario to which he retorted with the question…… Continue reading Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

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

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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 Thing About Depression And Suicide: The 10 Signs…

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When all seems hopeless In their careers my friend and her hubby deal with fatalities everyday. She shared an incident of a woman whose car was severely damaged when it crashed into a Guard rail. The woman reported that she was trying to commit Suicide. She survived. On the other hand my friend’s hubby who is in law enforcement shared… Continue reading The Thing About Depression And Suicide: The 10 Signs…

Why Do People Give Up? 16 Reasons…

Giving up is common. Not only among Entrepreneurs but also among all of us as individuals striving to achieve our goals. I looked deep into this pictogram to assess what I’ve come across as a coach. Here’s the detailed list clearly extracted from the picture. Expect fast results Fear the future Feel the world owes them something Stop believing in themselves Resist change Fear failure … Continue reading Why Do People Give Up? 16 Reasons…

Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your Head…

I heard a TV host who was showing a young lady how to use a piece of equipment which she was actively trying to learn. She went into a what if scenario to which he retorted with the question… “are you pre-planning your mistakes?” She laughed. It reminded me of how we often act. We think of everything that could go wrong instead of thinking … Continue reading Pre-Planning Your Mistakes? 13 Ways To Get Out Of Your 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

Caution: Success and Stress

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We often dream of success…however, we define it. But to place a twist on attaining success, one wonders whether the good life is always good. Are the very things that so many individuals strive for, such as a high-paying and powerful job, a beautiful house, a wardrobe of nice clothes in desirable sizes, and a fancy education for children to… Continue reading Caution: Success and Stress

Goals. The Power Of The List…

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. Henry Ford Goals, write them down. Then work them. In a recent post Yendi shared her 10 Goals. Years ago when I was expecting, I went to Lamaze class where my only child at the time would play with the instructor’s teen, Yendi. Big Goals Recently Yendi reflected how she … Continue reading Goals. The Power Of The List…

15 Authors Tell How To Spot A Hater…

A person who has an intense dislike for another person or thing dictionary.com A hater is someone who speaks trash…said a 5th grader. This term was not as rampant a decade ago. These days, the media shares stories which spread like wild fire at the click of a button. All you have to do is simply tune into any channel. Suffice it to say, writers … Continue reading 15 Authors Tell How To Spot A Hater…