Best Practice

December 9, 2020

Avoiding Precious: Making Career Fulfillment Easier

Some artisans deliberately put a flaw into their creations.  Why?  To make things feel less precious, and to get their work across the finish line and out […]
November 9, 2020

Shoring up

Spoon theory – conceived by a woman suffering from Lupus explaining the concept of limited energy to a friend while eating at a diner – is […]
October 7, 2020

Making time for intention

Transforming your career is not something you can just think about and *poof* it happens. It requires incremental activity over a sustained period of time. The […]
September 22, 2020

Waiting to be invited

The path to career agility and fulfillment is there for the taking, but you have to proactively step into it to access it. Especially if you […]
May 5, 2020
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Strategies for career transformation in a COVID-19 world

If you came into 2020 with the intention to proactively transform your career this year, you may be feeling a bit thwarted by now.  We came […]
April 1, 2020
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Career opportunity in the time of COVID-19: How to maximize exploratory conversations

We are living in an unprecedented time, one that is impacting our livelihood, how our children learn, how we connect with others, the future of our […]
March 26, 2020
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Five steps to create effective virtual one-on-one meetings with your manager

Good news:  conducting virtual one-on-ones with your manager can provide opportunities to rethink and recraft the agenda to make meetings a truly useful interchange. Why? Because […]
March 5, 2020
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Leadership best practice: 7 tips to network your way to greater influence

Networking tends to go by the wayside when one is employed. In fact, I find it to be one of the most underutilized – and powerful […]
February 5, 2020
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Leadership best practice: Read the room to transform your success

Many of the technical leaders I coach aspire to have more influence and impact. At the same time, they have invested heavily in their technical abilities, […]