Archive | A Healthy Career

The Year of a Mindful Career: Where Will You Be In Five Years?

If you’re learning anything about mindfulness, you know the focus is on the moment—not five years from now. Therefore, why am I asking this ridiculous question? Well, if you’re a career-minded person, you’ve probably been contemplating this question. If not in your own musings, then when you’re asked in an interview. Being mindful doesn’t mean […]

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The Year of a Mindful Career: Grow Up

This isn’t a lecture. It’s a challenge. I’ve asked myself how I’ve needed to grow up every year for the past 10 years (that I can remember). Where do I need to grow spiritually, physically, emotionally, financially, intellectually, professionally, etc.? What I’ve found is that I have a lot of growing up to do. I […]

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Career Coaching for Career Happiness

If you’re wondering whether or not you are in the right career, you might also be wondering if there’s something better that will make you happier, more productive, challenged and engaged. But is a new career the right answer and if so, might the transition be draining and scary? Though you’re feeling a little restless, please […]

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Good Reads for Your Career

The next time you visit the professional development section of your local bookstore, you might just feel a little overwhelmed. There are so many good reads out there it’s not only difficult to choose the most relevant tomes, but challenging to keep up with the latest and greatest jargon, assessments and innovative strategies. From TQM […]

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Career Happiness: Making Your Work Meaningful

A recent journal article in the APA’s Monitor on Psychology discussed the importance of making your work meaningful. Based on the research, psychologists discovered what makes work meaningful is much more than titles or money. Rather, the secret to career happiness lies in how one’s work contributes to the overall good of the organization and community. According […]

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