• How What You Wanted to be as a Kid Can Help You Now
    We are often asked as a kid what we want to be when we grew up. It turns out, what you wanted to be as a kid can actually help you consider what’s next for you as an adult. Read on to learn how!
  • (RE) LEARNING TO _________ AGAIN
    More people are open to engaging someone in (re)learning how to find work because the fear is so great, and they see the financial implications of doing this well. Read on to learn more!
  • We Forget to Introduce Ourselves
    So many of us feel that challenges we face are unprecedented or impossible for others to understand. They are not of course, but they certainly feel that way. Read on to learn how to address career challenges!
  • Why Do We Care What Others Think About Our Work Choices?
    Many of us struggle with not measuring up to what we think our parents, friends, family, classmates, and former colleagues expect of us professionally. What should we do about it....Read on to see!!!
  • We Are All Salespeople
    People who work in sales have a pretty bad reputation in our culture. However, few skills matter more in work, and it is even more important when you work has a social impact.  
  • Everybody Wants Power, But Nobody Wants To Lead
    The name “Leadership Team” is often a misnomer for the Power Team. They do not struggle to demonstrate Power or Control, but the attributes that come with Leadership. Read on to learn more!
  • The Key to Being a Good Networker is Being a Decent Human Being
    Most people loathe networking. Prior interactions contribute to viewing networking as a shell game where the person reaching out always wins and your well-being is largely ignored.
  • Did You Give Your Best Effort?
    You can’t know everything that goes on in the heads of those making choices, but often we can do better in sharing ourselves with those making choices. Read on to learn more!!
  • Who Provides Your Counterbalance?
    Our differences position us to be successful. Having individuals that can help with a tendency to be single-minded and solitary when working is a plus. We need colleagues to provide that counterbalance.
  • Making a Splash (or Not)
    People are so often striving and rewarded for making the biggest splash possible. Read on to learn when and if you should work towards making a big splash!
  • The Pressure to be an Alpha
    The pressure imposed to be, or become, an alpha leader. Many struggle with the pressure to conform to this style. Read on to learn how to lead your way!!!!
  • What Are Online Professional Relationships and Why Do They Matter
    The emergence of work from home has changed how people experience work and others. Online professional relationships matter now more than ever. Read on to learn how to cultivate them!
  • Fishing for Professional Colleagues to Befriend
    Who are the kind(s) of people you want to engage? Are they only folks in your role, industry, or field? Employed by the same institution? Read on to learn more!
  • The Competition Mindset Hurts Your Career
    You may hear athletes talk about how a great competitor pushed them to do more. However, the metrics for achievement through points scored or the lowering of a personal best in a race are more absolute than the complexity of ‘winning’ life. 
  • How Do You Keep Online Professional Relationships Fresh?
    The advice I have given thus far holds true for professional relationships overall, but there are some slight differences that will enable you to thrive. Read on to learn how to sustain and grow long-term online relationships!
  • How Do You Locate and Initiate Online Professional Relationships?
    Welcome Back. Last week I shared with you a piece about Online Professional Relationships and Why They Matter. If you agree that they do, I want to offer a strategy for making and locating more potential relationships. 
  • Is Your Employer Invested in You? Here’s One Way to Find Out
    How do you know if your employer is invested in you? We all want to feel that our employer sees us and recognizes talents that make us valued long-term. Read on to learn more!
  • Write it & Rote it
    Is there a question that you have trouble answering? Most of us do have a question(s) that tend to tie our stomachs up in knots. Read on to learn how to prepare for difficult questions!
  • The Right Mentor - Trophy Hunters and Community Gardeners
     Those who do the best professionally have the best networks. Read on for a framework for considering those you might seek out, or who seek you out, to mentor you!
  • The Lives They Lived & The Lives We Live
    People trying to make conscious decisions about the make-up of their lives and it most often boils down to two things: Read on to learn more!