Wondering whether your idea for the new career is the right one for you to pursue? • • • A couple of episodes ago, in Episode 85, I talked about how you can take your long-term vision or Big Picture to identify specific career options to consider. However, even as you begin to focus […]
Coming up with your career move’s Big Picture is a necessary first step. But what if you’ve done the work but you still can’t decide on your best option? What now? • • • I often talk about the importance of developing your Big Picture when planning your career move. I consider this really the […]
How a communications specialist in the non-profit world transitioned her career, filling a much-needed role in today’s digital world. Highlights of Episode 72 The most important (professional) concern for moms returning to work Three things to do and consider as you re-enter the workforce Networking tips while away on maternity leave Accommodating professional development, retaining […]
Are you a working mom or dad and balancing having a career with new parenting responsibilities? This one’s for you. How to stop feeling guilty and maximize the time you spend with your new baby. Highlights of Episode 68 How Strength-in-Words got started Common misconceptions new parents have about how their babies learn/play Recognizing […]
How to use “play” and improvisation to address organizational goals and challenges. Highlights of Episode 67 How “playing” with Lego blocks can help with problem solving and strategic planning Avoiding perfectionist tendencies Addressing the fear of the “blank page” Being open to exploring options (instead of shutting down everything right away) Proceeding with your idea […]
What do you know how to do very well and how can you use that expertise and knowledge to create a new career path? Highlights of Episode 56 The benefits you gain by teaching your expertise Topics that make for good course subject matters How to compete with all the information that’s already out and […]
The skinny on accountability groups and accountability partners: what it is and what it isn’t, what makes a good accountability partner, and more.
What’s the real deal behind those 4-letter acronyms anyway?
Tools of the trade