Business

July 30, 2019
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Listening to Your Inner Knowing

In 2002, I knew I was meant for something more in my career. It was a strong internal conviction that dawned on me over a period […]
July 30, 2019

Webinar: Career Design and Crafting a Stand-Out Resume

In April, I was invited to present a webinar to UC Berkeley Alumni on designing your career and crafting a resume. This webinar was sponsored by […]
June 26, 2019
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3 Actions That Help You Cultivate Your Network

Networking can be one of the most uncomfortable aspects of professional development, requiring a set of skills that can push you out of your comfort zone. […]
March 13, 2019
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Think Like a Contractor

A close colleague shared how she had once landed a contract job in the continuing education branch of a large university. Transitioning from a fast-paced full-time […]
February 19, 2019
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What I’m Reading: The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni

Around here, February is turning out to be a month focused on experimenting with new constructs and techniques. Reading the book, The Five Dysfunctions of a […]
February 12, 2019
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How to Become a Professional Experimenter

Nearly all of us want to stop everything and “get it all figured out,” before we make any sort of change. This, of course, would be […]
January 22, 2019
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What I’m Reading: The Coaching Habit by Michael Bungay Stanier

It was nice to have some downtime over the holidays to catch up on reading. One book I enjoyed was The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More […]
November 9, 2018
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I Do Not Have the Answers

A common misconception people have about career coaches is that we hold the answers to help you get to the next phase of your fulfilling career, […]
October 24, 2018
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What I’m Reading: The Four Tendencies by Gretchen Rubin

As a coach, I am fascinated by what motivates a person to take action and make a proactive change. As such, I am constantly on the […]