The Career Space

September 3, 2022

The choice: pursue career delight OR what others expect of you

I hear this all the time: you want to make a professional pivot to work that feels more fulfilling, but you are afraid of what others […]
July 20, 2022

Leadership Trap: No fuel in the tank

As the alarm chirped, Robin reflexively hit the snooze button. Thirty minutes later, she felt the fog of sleep lift and a sense of heaviness descend […]
March 7, 2022

Five strategies to negotiate for what you’re worth

Even if you are a seasoned negotiator, it can be challenging to negotiate in response to a job offer – or even to uplevel the job […]
December 9, 2021

The best leaders do this: stare out the window

One of the most energizing ways to become more effective as a leader is to make staring out the window time a regular part of your […]
October 6, 2021

An elevator pitch hack – for when your next move feels a bit squishy

If you have been struggling with an intentional career move that is leaving you feeling a bit tongue-tied about how to describe it, remember that most […]
September 8, 2021

The art of talking about yourself: 4 qualities to a superior interview

Your goal when interviewing for a new job is to inspire confidence in your audience. You want to resonate as the ideal candidate.  In my experience, […]
August 5, 2021

Career design: avoid this mistake when choosing your target role

As an executive career coach, a common question people ask me is, “How do I decide what direction to head next in my career?” This inquiry […]
June 3, 2021

Is your mindset keeping you from achieving your career goals?

In my experience coaching clients through career transformation, I have identified mindsets that promote an individual’s success and those that impede them. The three mindsets to […]
May 5, 2021

A Career Framework for What’s Next

Almost daily I am asked how to think about and approach a possible, proactive job or career transition. The questions come in various forms, such as: […]