Tag Archives | personal branding

Don’t Suck Up, Manage Up

We all work with that person who bends over backwards for the boss. No matter how unprofessional or untimely the request, this individual will go out of their way to grant any wish their boss commands. Though their efforts are admirable, they are more than likely wasting valuable time and energy trying to be the […]

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You’re an Amazing Superhero

There’s no one else like you. You have something special that people want in their lives and within their organizations. You have super powers! You can do things that no one else can. Your unique combination of skills, experience and “super” talents makes you great. Unfortunately, we all can fall prey to conforming to other’s […]

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Career Transition?—Career Coaching Can Help

Career transition means 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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How to Land Your Dream Career

Think outside the box. Just because you majored in economics doesn’t mean it will be your lifelong career. In order to land your dream career you need to think outside of the box at all the possibilities that really engage you. Then look at your transferable skill set. Couple that with passion and possible experience […]

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Three Ways You Can Be Career Happy Today

Let’s start the movement to make work an even more amazing place. Everyone deserves a little career happiness. Shake It Up. We all get stuck in a career rut, doing the same thing over and over, but unless we shake it up from time to time, it’s a slippery slope to “unhappydom.” If you have only […]

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Capture Career Success

Everyone wants to be recognized. We feel great when someone acknowledges who we are or the efforts we make. But did you know that these “kudos” improve your odds for career success? It’s true! They enhance your motivation, performance and increase your chances of moving up in your career, especially when you have documented proof. […]

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How to Use Facebook in Your Job Search

Social media isn’t for everyone. I get it. But odds are you’re probably using a Facebook account to share the kids’ pictures or find old high school friends. Whether we want to admit it or not, Facebook—along with other social media platforms—helps us share, search, learn and connect with a big, big world. A new […]

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Academy Career Awards

You’re probably wondering “What the heck is Kim talking about now?” Well, I think it’s time to put our careers into high flying fun mode. Let me explain. I believe the most important thing we can do for our careers is to celebrate and uplift others. Why? First, it’s the right thing to do—give not […]

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