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 […]
How to get out of the maze.
What if you can rediscover and find your way back to your childhood dream? You may consider Roberto Fantauzzi a veteran in the music industry. For 17 years he worked in the industry in various capacities, with increasing levels of responsibility. At one point, he was part of the management team of Pharell Williams. Yep, you […]
Blanka Vun Kannon had a successful career in one of the largest global professional services firm, with a clear path to partnership. She was definitely on top of that game. But it was no longer a game at which she wanted to play. She felt exhausted. She felt more and more detached from what was truly important […]
I met Seti Ghotbzadeh in a Creative Writing course at New York University some years ago. My first impression of Seti is that of someone with a “big life”. At first, I was intimidated by her. Before long, I began to want to be around this person with a “big life”. We’ve kept in touch via Facebook […]
Russ Terry was my HR manager many years ago. A small confession: An “HR chat” was never one of my favorite things to do. It always felt to me like being sent to the Principal’s office, even when I was the one who initiated the conversation 🙂 I bring this up because Russ was one HR manager I […]
I am so excited to give you our very first featured Second Breaker: Emma Galland. Emma and I were colleagues some years ago at PwC. I was pleasantly surprised when she announced a major change in her life a few months ago. I caught up with her recently and we talked about her career change […]