I sometimes go out of my way to justify (to myself) my TV-watching time. But in this case, I was surprised to have learned about taking career risks, of all things, as a result of watching Downton Abbey. I discovered Downton Abbey during the height of my procrastin-itis, doing everything but finishing my book, Build […]
Have you ever been struck by procrastin-itis? It’s awful, right? You have this project that you need to work on. People are counting on you to get it done, but you can’t seem to get your act together. Even worse, it’s something you said you wanted to do. Maybe it’s for your business, and you […]
Let’s talk about the elephant in the room, shall we? The question that anybody who’s ever thought of making a change has asked. That thing that’s crossed the mind of every person who’s ever considered making a leap of faith towards something new or different—even if it’s as benign as raising their hand and volunteering […]
I’ve never met anyone who has admitted to never having a crisis of confidence, have you? This is likely to be one of those universal things that happen to everybody—no matter how old you are, or how experienced, popular, or successful you may be. It strikes at the worst possible times. And if you’re not […]
I hear people say that things shouldn’t be that hard or that difficult. That if things were meant for you, they would come easy. As someone who is reinventing herself and has started a new career, I often find things ARE difficult and hard. There are days when it feels like I’m climbing a vertical mountain and the […]
The last resort.
Change is hard. But so is staying somewhere you don’t belong.
Truth is, we’re not always the best bosses of ourselves.
There will be days when it will suck. When nothing you do will work the way it should. When you will be faced with one roadblock after another, and unable to move forward at all with your project. When you will be met with rejection—your ideas will get rejected, your proposals will be brushed aside, your hand […]