mindset

May 11, 2022

Success Strategy:  Become an expert observer to excel in your leadership skills

One of my favorite images to help understand the value of observation comes from Ronald Heifetz’s Leadership on the Line. Heifetz talks about the importance of […]
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 […]
March 13, 2019

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 […]
September 20, 2018

The life-changing magic of crafting your compelling career story

I’m always surprised – and delighted – to learn how cathartic it is for an individual to process what has happened to them in their career […]
May 18, 2018

The Nonlinear Process of Problem-Solving

As a former IT Product Manager, I understand the importance of data. I understand the desire for clear outcomes and measurable proof, and the want to […]
April 9, 2018

Clarity Coaching: At The Heart of it All

Clarity Coaching is at the heart of our services at Merideth Mehlberg Career Group. Clients may come to us with top-notch education, a myriad of exciting […]
May 13, 2017

The Question of Age: Part Two

(Last week we tackled part one of the sticky subject of age and the bias that may hold you back as an older job-seeker. Read part […]
May 2, 2017

The Question of Age: Part One

The question of age—I get asked about it all the time. It comes in several forms from people in their 40s, 50s and 60s: How do […]
January 25, 2017

A Million Little Things

  Over lunch, an executive client of mine and I were reflecting about her past few years of professional and personal development as we closed out […]