Thoughts & inspiration

July 4, 2019

What does freedom look like? Do we become free when we’re no longer being pulled in all directions at once? Do we have the control we want when we’re no longer on the hamster wheel of an unfulfilling job?

“When you get the right mix of the different types of freedom, ba...

June 27, 2019

Whether you’re changing careers or going off on your own, taking a pay cut can be one of the biggest fear-inducing obstacles you face. In order to live the life you want, you can’t let your fears around money dictate the decisions you make. Instead, cultivate the belie...

June 20, 2019

Do you ever fight back the gnawing sense that all of your accomplishments, all of your success, isn’t enough. Or worse, do you ever feel like a fraud, just waiting for the people who surround you in the workplace to realize that you are an imposter? It seems counterint...

June 13, 2019

Every working woman faces obstacles that seem impossible to overcome. We often struggle to define what success means and balance the things we want with the people we want to take care of.

But it’s the adversity that inspires resilience in every single one of us. Kim Iz...

June 6, 2019

Working moms are crunched for time more than ever during the summer season. We struggle to keep up with work and other responsibilities while trying to give our kids a memorable summer experience. But with the right perspective, we can do all the things that matter whi...

June 3, 2019

Have you been researching & looking for another job for months or years but it seems like everything you are finding isn't exciting or is just more of the same of what you are trying to get away from? 

If so, those feelings of being unsettled, frustrated and unchallenge...

June 3, 2019

If you are contemplating a career change, do you worry about throwing away all the years of experience & skills you've gained? When you build the right next path, that couldn't be further from the truth.

Here's what you need to know.

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May 30, 2019

I probably don’t have to tell you this, but the journey to fulfillment can be difficult, full of obstacles and bumps in the road. Have you ever considered working with a coach? Personal experience, and extensive research has shown me that working with a coach helps you...

May 29, 2019

The hidden risks of transitioning from an unfulfilling career and what you can learn from both a good & bad restaurant experience...

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May 28, 2019

Has your career been a part of who you are for so long that you don't know who you are without it?

Do you feel like you are failing b/c you keep trying to make it better but it isn't working?

A woman told me recently this is how she felt. Here's what I shared with her.

Cl...

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