Creating the Career You Want – Tip #7

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #7

How often do you judge a book by its cover, or a person by their clothes? We may not like to admit it, but we are all guilty – to some extent – of basing our opinions on outward appearances. It’s human nature to take one look at a person and make quick...
Creating the Career You Want – Tip #6

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #6

“I have three stories to tell you.” This is the opening line of a CEO who knows how to grab the attention of a room. I’ve heard him speak several times, and each time he selects different stories to connect with his audience and make his point. Like a picture that’s...
Creating the Career You Want – Tip #5

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #5

When people take on a new role, it’s not unusual for them to cling to the way they’ve thought about themselves in the past.  A classic example of this is the individual who is used to being a “doer,” and has now been asked to take on a leadership position. If their...
Creating the Career You Want – Tip #4

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #4

Have you ever been so completely and happily absorbed in what you were doing that you forgot to stop for lunch and lost all track of time? When this happens, it’s a good indicator that you are “in the zone” and experiencing flow – the  sweet spot where you are totally...
Creating the Career You Want – Tip #3

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #3

Quality relationships can be the difference between a thriving career and a stagnant one. Being “in the know” when it comes to what’s happening in your organization, knowing whom to call to get things done, and having people who will help you out...
Creating the Career You Want – Tip #2

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #2

What do you want? It’s a common question. In fact, you probably heard some form of it already today – perhaps from your barista or your significant other. But have you ever clarified what you want in your career? Once you have the answer, you can move intentionally in...
Creating the Career You Want – Tip #1

Creating the Career You Want – Tip #1

If you find yourself looking at other people and thinking, “I wish I had their luck,” then you might not be seeing the whole picture. That person’s luck may be more than just good fortune. Luck happens when preparation meets opportunity. Create your own career luck....
Weekly Tips for Creating the Career You Want!

Weekly Tips for Creating the Career You Want!

After the successful launch of Lead Your Way: Practical Coaching Advice for Creating the Career You Want and in the spirit of continuing to pay it forward, I am excited to announce a new feature that will be unveiled this Wednesday (March 7) on the Welcome Change...
The Virtual Launch Party was a huge success!

The Virtual Launch Party was a huge success!

I am so grateful for the overwhelming response to the Lead Your Way Virtual Launch Party. As a direct result of the participation of so many people, we were able to provide women with another resource that will help them take control of their professional development...
Lead Your Way Virtual Launch Party – Join Us!

Lead Your Way Virtual Launch Party – Join Us!

The book is live on Amazon, and everything is in place for the Lead Your Way:  Practical Coaching Advice for Creating the Career You Want  24-hour Virtual Launch Party, starting Friday March 2 at noon (EST) and ending on Saturday March 3 at noon (EST). In celebration...