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Year of a Mindful Career: Obstacle or Opportunity?

From time to time we all have concerns about career obstacles or objections. When these situations become mental roadblocks, there is nowhere to go but down. When I work with a client, we unearth all the opportunities that arise from an obstacle/objection, but unless they are motivated to change their perspective, nothing will change. You may have heard […]

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Has the Day Got You Down?

Gray days, cloudy skies and another day at the office. Sounds like a recipe for a downer of a day. I realize that as you were driving in to work you were probably tempted to drive right by and go somewhere else. Been there, done that. Don’t let the day get you down. Here’s a […]

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Are You Working With a Manipulator?

Oh, good golly. Why do we have to play head games? I’ll tell you why—FEAR! Fear makes us do the craziest things to get back to a comfortable state. For those who’ve heard me speak, you know I address the “fear” fault a lot because we’re human and it holds us back and causes us […]

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Career Happiness Tip: Silence is Golden

Ha! Coming from me this is certainly rich. I’m a chatterbox who loves talking to my clients, friends and family. But believe it or not, I do know when to zip it. I also know that silence is a powerful tool. If you’re serious about advancing your career, then you need to master the art […]

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Is Your Anxiety Narrowing Your Vision?

We are all anxious from time to time. Sometimes our anxiety and stress can cloud our vision so much so that we can’t see what to do next. It may also cause us to choose the wrong path or say something we wish we had not. Take a deep breath and know that you have […]

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Meeting Management Tips

Sometimes meetings can get out of hand. We can steer off the agenda, kick up side chatter or even lose focus altogether. Here are a few meeting management tips that may help you stay on course for a productive session:   Stay on Time. People will start to mentally shut down in the last hour, […]

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Is Your Boss Blocking Your Career Advancement?

What do you do when the biggest obstacle to growth is your boss? This isn’t uncommon. Many success-minded professionals are challenged by a boss who is too controlling, limiting, clingy or even takes credit for your good work. So what do you do when your boss is blocking your career advancement? You’ve got to make […]

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