The Mistake that Seems Inevitable (at least once) for Every Manager

You know the thing that has been done to you, that you vowed you’d never do to anyone else, and then you find yourself in the situation where you did the thing that you thought you’d never do? Well, for many managers, this is it: not giving clear, direct feedback when someone reporting to you is not …

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The Careers You Won’t See on my Resume and Why They are Important

“The fastest way to succeed is to double your failure rate.” — Thomas Watson, Sr. (IBM) He was talking about products and innovation. But, I think it applies across the board of life, and most especially in your career journey. Something that isn’t on my resume, that I don’t often share but realize I should, is that I …

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When to Quit Your Job is Not the Right Question

Years ago, I read this book called, When to Jump by Michael Lewis. In transparency, I read it because I was trying to figure out how to leave my job. I just knew that the work that I was doing wasn’t it. And, I was desperate to figure out what it was. I was desperate to figure …

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Four Things you can do Right Now to Manifest your Dream Job

Making your dream job a reality can feel daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Here for four things that you can do TODAY to begin manifesting your dreams. 1. Get out of your own way Most of us have a pretty good idea of what our dream job is — or at least what the thing …

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The 8 of Pentacles and The High Priestess: Momentum in the Work of your Soul

There are no shortcuts to the life of your dreams, but there are quantum leaps, collapsed timelines, possibilities that you have never imagined available to you when you show up in your work. February brought the Page of Swords + the Ace of Pentacles. In short, it said that even if you are just getting started, what …

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