ABCs of Your Career Journey – T is for Tribe

Your career journey is not just about the path you set out for yourself but also for the people who you interact with along the way.  The issue is that many people think this is a solo adventure but the most successful people realize that their “tribe” is extremely important for them to advance in … Read more

ABCs of Your Career Journey – S is for SWOT

Even if they are well thought out, some journeys just do not go smoothly.  A person can face some small bumps in the road and others could encounter huge obstacles.  This could lead a person to think about these questions – “What do I want to do with my career?”; “Why do I no longer … Read more

ABCs of Your Career Journey – R is for Reboot

When I am conducting trainings in organizational behavior it is always interesting to me that some participants are actually shocked that there are those in the workplace who have no motivation or desire to move up in their organization and/or take on challenging projects. Instead these individuals are content to just do their job each … Read more

ABCs of Your Career Journey – Q is for Quest

Usually when one thinks about going on a quest, one can envision a romantic or adventurous expedition.  However when some think of their career journey, they can only picture a quagmire.  So how is it possible to view and more importantly act in a more positive and forward thinking manner? Many research studies state that … Read more

ABCs of Your Career Journey – N is for Narrative

We all have a past and with that we all have a story.  In telling our narrative to others, some highlight accomplishments while others tend to focus on inconsequential things or even possibly negative ones.  These stories do help explain who we are and how we come to certain conclusions on issues.  As we continue … Read more

ABCs of Your Career Journey – M is for Magical Mindset

When planning a vacation or any type of journey, most people envision what the adventure will be like.  This includes attractions and exhibits that one may experience, new foods to eat, and/or interacting with people from other parts of the country and possibly the world.  So why is it that when one thinks about their … Read more

ABCs of Your Career Journey – L is for Liberating

Some of my coaching clients gripe about developing a career strategy.  If they are conducting a full scale job search, they are even more distraught.  A few get completely overwhelmed with the process while others simply procrastinate and hope for the best.  My role is for them to see what the end result will be … Read more