A client came to me with a big problem. She was exhausted by her job. She excelled in every aspect. Her boss appreciated it. However, this meant she was asked to do more and more, without additional compensation and without assistance. Her team … Read more about Your Discomfort May Have a Simple Answer
I approached my art table the other evening with a strong urge to make something. I knew there was something that needed expression, but nothing emerged in my brain. Instead of abandoning the enterprise, I looked at what I had already been … Read more about Not getting noticed? Think like an artist.
“I don’t know if you can help me. I have a difficult background. I just can’t explain it.” I’ve heard this a lot. It comes from people who are not having any luck getting noticed. They are submitting and submitting and submitting resumes, … Read more about My Career History is Hard to Explain
It's both exciting and dizzying to stand on the edge of an unwritten future. Yet, when I meet a college graduate who is just diving into the opportunities awaiting them, I am excited for them! Some days I would give anything to stand there again … Read more about How to Fight Ageism in Your Job Search
It can be so confusing to think about what you want when there appear to be so many choices.I’ve started asking my clients what has helped them make decisions, and I’d like to share some advice from Shawn.He is a successful consultant working with … Read more about Get clear before you go after that job
When was the last time you took a course related to your professional work?I started thinking about this when I came across an article quoting Warren Buffet:“The best thing you can do is to be exceptionally good at something. [Because … Read more about Skills are your greatest currency