Thoughts & inspiration

May 16, 2019

No longer fulfilled in your career track or the industry you’ve been in, but don’t know where to start?

These are the mistakes most make:

❌ updating your resume & applying to roles

❌ hoping that something will fall on your lap

❌ taking a similar job at another company hopi...

May 14, 2019

What you tell yourself and reality might be two very different things.

If you worry about:

- How to communicate your value & have other people see it

- If you'll make a mistake & end up on the wrong path or dealing with more of the same

- Having to take a big paycu...

May 9, 2019

I was talking with someone the other day about the challenges of working in retail industry.

...and it got me wondering:

- What do you think people misunderstand about working in the retail industry?

- How many people feel trapped because of their depth of experience, but...

May 7, 2019

Are you at a career crossroads & don't know where to start?

These are the top 5 mistakes people make:
1. Searching for inspiration on LinkedIn and job boards
2. Asking family/friends what they should do 
3. Believing they have to take a big pay cut in to do something di...

May 6, 2019

Thinking about making a career transition but unsure how and how to get others to hire you. Watch this video with the 4 key things you need to know.

May 2, 2019

If you feel stuck & like you've exhausted all the options you can think of and not sure about the right path for you, I have three simple steps for you to find clarity. 

Click below to watch the full video with three steps to get unstuck so you can figure out other po...

April 30, 2019

When sitting at a career crossroads the worst part is being stuck, not knowing where to go next or what your goal should be.

I was talking with a friend recently about the CLEAR SIGNS I missed (for years) that would have told me which direction to go. I missed them be...

March 28, 2019

Do you ever fight the nagging feeling that there has to be “more” to a career? Here's how to find passion in your career and build a business.

March 21, 2019

Women often see the success that others have and think, “It’s possible for her but not for me.” They don’t believe their passion could actually make money for them. 

Nicola's story (featured this week on the podcast, episode 6) proves that anyone can create success fo...

March 14, 2019

Women make up 49% of the workforce, but they only occupy 15% of executive suites. Which means, there is still a huge barrier for women to make their way to the top of today’s companies. More and more women are abandoning the corporate world to build their own businesse...

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