Mindset

January 15, 2021

Want to leave your job but not ready to pull the trigger? Try this.

Several executives I coach are considering proactive professional moves 12-18 months from now. Deciding whether to stay or leave your job can be challenging in the […]
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 […]
September 4, 2020

Fulfillment and impact in a time of disruption

Never before have we lived in a world changing more rapidly. Futurist David Houle, author of Entering the Shift Age and The 2020s: the Most Disruptive […]
August 6, 2020

What kind of life do I want to lead, given the new reality?

What kind of life do I want to lead, given the new reality is a question worth sitting with right now. As you walk through this […]
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 […]