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Stop the Procrastination! Do It NOW!

It’s amazing what coaches can learn from their clients. That’s the reason I refer to coaching as 'a collaboration'. Lisa dropped by during the Christmas Holidays with a lovely Poinsettia (never saw that type before), and to give me an update on … [Continue reading]

Being the Most Qualified Does Not Guarantee You the Job!

Have you ever left an interview feeling you nailed it quite well that you would be offered the job? You wait for days (or weeks) only to hear you didn’t. I am sure you have, and it’s not a nice feeling. The US elections are over. One candidate got … [Continue reading]

Why Are You Afraid to Tell Your Unique, Authentic Story?

We tell stories every day – to family, friends and colleagues – yet we hardly think of telling stories when we meet recruiters, hiring managers, potential employers, and even potential business partners. Why? We are afraid; we don’t want anyone to … [Continue reading]

Are You Guilty of Unconscious Bias?

Last Wednesday, serial entrepreneur John Greathouse published a blog post in The Wall Street Journal titled, Why Women in Tech Might Consider Just Using Their Initials Online. He argued that, “...women in today’s tech world should create an online … [Continue reading]

Do You Have a Growth Mindset?

It’s not easy to deal with interview rejections, especially after having had 11, without a job offer. It’s not easy to function when the promotion you had in mind did not materialize. It’s not easy to see the light when you are in the doldrums, and … [Continue reading]

Are You Feeling Stuck, Trapped and Fed Up?

If you answered “Yes” to the above question, you are not alone. Many people are feeling just like you. They feel like the hamster – forever spinning its wheel but not gaining any traction. They are unhappy. Sometimes this unhappiness is about career, … [Continue reading]

Are You One of the 87 Percent Not Enjoying Your Job?

Did you know that 87% of the workforce do not enjoy going to work? In fact, only 13% of employees worldwide report they actually like going to work, which means the rest are struggling to force them into the office. Imagine this: it’s Monday … [Continue reading]

How to Interview For a Law Firm

Despite what you may have heard and read, many job seekers, including new lawyers, still get the jitters when they are invited to an interview. However, unlike painting, you don’t need to be Monet in order pull in a few useful skills that can help … [Continue reading]

Beware of An Idea Whose Time Has Come

"Beware of an idea whose time has come." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson It doesn’t matter what side of the political discourse one occupies, Secretary Hillary Clinton’s nomination (and acceptance) has put her in line to become the first woman President of the … [Continue reading]

“I Am the Greatest…”

Gotcha! It's not about me... It's not about Muhammad Ali... It's all about you! Last week I was preparing for one of my advanced speeches for Toastmasters. The project was a sales training speech to teach marketing and selling techniques … [Continue reading]