Managing Today’s Changes…Part 1

Change……dealing with it, managing it, being more aware of everything that’s changing around us; then recognizing how we’re reacting and responding to the changes in our work and life… I don’t know about you, but that’s a lot of work; and there are days I’m just flat-out tired, and tuckered out from all of the…

Five Strategies to Energize Your Job Search

Five Strategies to Energize your Job Search……` Whether you’ve just started or are in the middle of an arduous job search, are unemployed, underemployed, or thinking about a career change, let me suggest 5 strategies to really “jazz up” your search and energize your campaign in a competitive market. 1. Attitude is everything! So how…

What You, Me, Nike, Wheaties and Oprah Have in Common….Our Brand – Five Actions to “Know” Your Personal Brand

I’m sitting here writing this in my Nike jogging pants and Nike T-Shirt, socks and tennis shoes. No kidding, I’ve got that Nike Swoosh all over me. It’s crazy how we consciously and subconsciously surround ourselves with those trusted names, products, services and brands. Branding has gone from corporate PR, to Hollywood with the likes…

Inspiration in Times of Adversity

Much of my coaching and training work over the years can be summarized in a couple of words: “psychology” and “relationships.” I’m over simplifying it, but I’ve seen lives change and careers skyrocket based on one’s predominant thoughts; i.e., psychology, confidence and inspiration, and the strength of one’s relationships — how we relate to others…

Recognize Others…Have an Attitude

I don’t know about you, but nothing inspires me like seeing someone who really loves what they do, who goes above and beyond the call of duty to give positively outrageous service and demonstrates an enthusiasm, a passion for their work, regardless of title or position. Of course it’s the nature of my career work,…