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Is Your Boss Derailing Your Career Happiness?

Many success-minded professionals are challenged by a boss who’s controlling, limiting, boorish, clingy or even taking credit for their good work. Unfortunately, this is more common than not. So what should you do when your boss is derailing your career happiness? Change. Yes change! You need to make some serious changes in order to cultivate […]

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Money and Your Career: Naming a Number in the Interview and the Right Time for Raise Requests

No one can accurately predict where they will be in 10 years, but one thing is for certain, you’ll eventually have a discussion about money and your career. Whether you’re naming a number in the interview or submitting a raise request, it’s important to have a strategy. If you’re in the market for career advancement, […]

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The Truth About Career Coaching

Career coaching can mean many things to many people. My clients define career coaching as a supportive and productive process that helps them achieve their most important career goals. But what does this mean for you? To tell you to the truth—everything! Imagine having someone to partner with who is equally vested in helping you […]

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A Healthy Career Guide to Salary Negotiation

Recently, I facilitated a book discussion on Sheryl Sandberg’s bestseller Lean In. Based on the conversation, the topic of “negotiating” was a big hit. Everyone wanted more. This is also true for my clients. No matter their gender, age, or profession, when asked if they want coaching on this topic, it’s always a resounding “yes”—especially […]

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Working Relationships: Three Rules for Working Well Together

In a typical work environment, comprised of cubed work stations, a min-kitchen, shared facilities and limited resources, people can quickly grow surly when pressure elevates. Though conflicts may arise and personalities will clash, agreeing to disagree may be the best course of action. Good working relationships are not only important in reducing turnover and increasing […]

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Transition

Career Transitions – Career Coaching Can Help

Career transitions mean change, and change is never easy. It can be exiting and energizing, but there’s the unknown that must be contended with. What might you expect in your new role? How will it feel to be out of your current comfort zone? What will you do now that you’ve been downsized? Whatever the […]

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