Thoughts & inspiration

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 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.


May 23, 2019

Do you feel like you never have enough time to get your job done & are tired of it bleeding into your nights & weekends?

Apply THESE TWO strategies and watch your stress level drop and your productivity go way up.

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May 21, 2019

Do you worry about making a career change & ending up back in the same situation OR worse off than you are today?

If so, these are the 4 mistakes you need to avoid.

1. Believing a different boss or company will "fix it"

2. Searching job boards and LinkedIn for inspiratio...

May 20, 2019

Q: I don't want to continue down my same career path, but am struggling to figure out how to look at my skills from an outside perspective & help other's see my value.

A: Once you get clear on these THREE things, you will be able to easily communicate your value AND mak...

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...

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