Archive | April, 2016

I Want To Help You Find Career Happiness

Happiness is a choice. The one thing that we can easily manage in our life is choices, because we are in control of every choice we make. Sometimes our choices don’t appear to be the best at first, but in the long run we will gain a learned experience at the very least. But happiness […]

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Passion: You Can’t Fake It

What makes a coach stand out from a dime a dozen? A lot of things. They can be experts in their field, bring tons of experience, be well connected and have great credentials. While these do make a positive impression and certainly have merit, imagine working with a coach who gets up in the morning […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Kiss the Earth

“Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.” –Thich Nhat Hanh When the founder of Mindfulness says to “kiss the Earth,” somehow it conjures up appreciation of a peaceful relationship with our surroundings. Just imagining this process seems somehow calming and uplifting. But what about at work? Do you feel like kissing […]

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Two Ways Exit Interviews Can Foster Employee Retention

Perhaps you’ve experienced an exit interview when leaving a past job. Or maybe you conduct them or are part of them in your current organization. Exit interviews can foster employee retention if they’re managed right and the results are taken under advisement. Here are two ways that exit interviews can foster employee retention.   Transparency. […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: No Smile? No Worry

 “I love smiling. Smiling’s my favorite.” –Will Ferrell, Elf Hey, I like smiling, too. When I smile, I feel good inside and I believe it carries over to others. When others smile, I smile, too. And so goes the cycle. But you don’t always have to smile to be a happy person. Sometimes the smile is […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Blessings in Disguise

“What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” –Oscar Wilde How have you been blessed today? Have you had any bitter trials? What did that challenging meeting teach you? How are you growing stronger? Knowing how to reframe your perspective is a huge blessing and a skill. When you’re able to […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: I Want Your Life

Envy is one of the seven deadliest sins and it’s also a huge motivator. So is it good or bad? I guess it’s how you look at it. When you desire to be someone else, that’s a problem. It’s moving further away from mindfully appreciating your gifts and your presence. But when you have an […]

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