When people start job searching, they often spend hours applying online and then wait anxiously hoping for a response that doesn’t come. Why is that? There are many possible reasons. Some companies receive several thousand [...]
Do you dread Monday mornings? Does your job feel like a dead end? Are you wondering if it is time to walk away? We all have bad days occasionally, but if your bad days [...]
Many individuals approach salary negotiation with trepidation after they receive a job offer. They fear antagonizing the hiring manager and having the offer withdrawn or they fear getting stuck in a “stand-off”. Here are some [...]
If you love your work, but have always dreamed about expanding or growing your hobby—what about a side-business? Or—if you are unhappy with your current work—what about starting a side-business to see if it might [...]
Wouldn’t it be great if life was just “ straight forward” i.e. you make a decision and go-for-it and it happens. It often looks like it works that way for other people. You read about [...]
Getting laid off, being unemployed, and beginning a job search ranks high in the scale of life stressors. Suddenly the daily routine, the connections with co-workers, the sense of accomplishment and recognition drop off a [...]
Job searching often feels like “dating”. You search through profiles (JD’s) seeking a fit. You reach out and put your heart on the line and…… nothing! Or you have a first date (interview)---get excited and [...]
I have worked with a number of individuals who have become distraught because they haven’t found their life’s purpose. Often they are assuming that there is some life changing “calling” that they haven’t discovered-and that [...]
How do you know if you are ready to make a career/life change, rather than 'gut it out' because that seems easier? Are you miserable every Sunday night as you dread returning to work Monday [...]
In my coaching work with clients, the “over 50” individuals who are wanting to change jobs or careers, or who have been unemployed for a while are often dealing with one or several of the [...]
“It’s not only who you know, but who knows you.” Bianca Frazier About [...]
If you are starting a business there are many advantages to having a partner. They can bring skills, connections, and abilities that complement yours, give you someone to bounce off ideas with, and keep you [...]
What you seek is seeking you.
To love what you do and feel that it matters–how could anything be more fun.