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Career Advancement Requires Saying “No”

For those who are seriously interested in advancing their careers, there is one required skill that needs to be mastered—the art of saying “no.” Saying “no” doesn’t mean that you are letting things slip through your fingers, but rather that you are concentrating on what’s really important right now as well as what’s a valuable […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Build Your Leadership Muscles

When you exercise, you build muscles. It’s not always easy, lifting weights and doing cardio work, but there are huge benefits including survival. The same can be said about leadership. Whether you manage a team or are a leader in your own career, you need to exercise and build your leadership muscles. I have a […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Building Trust For Career Advancement

Living a mindful life and building a mindful career requires you to build trust. First, trusting yourself to be okay with letting go, focusing your attention and softening your judgment. Just think about these things for a moment when it comes to mindful meditation. Makes sense. Now think about them when it comes to your […]

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Five Things You Should Do Before You Send Your Resume

If you want to be seriously considered for a position, then you’ll want to submit a top-notch resume. Actually, you should always submit only a “spit-shined” portfolio—cover letter, resume, references, etc.—because it’s your personal calling card and says a lot about whom you are, what you’re capable of and what level of work you can […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Build a Better Body (And Career!)

“Yup. She’s out there again.” I can hear you saying it now. Kim’s really stretching her mindful journey to a whole other realm. Galactic exploration aside, let’s talk about fitness. How do you build a better, stronger body and at the same time, advance your career? You guessed it—mindfulness. First of all, mindfulness is good […]

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