Job Search Advice

When Your Career Breaks Your Heart

When Your Career Breaks Your Heart

There was a time in my career when I felt heartbroken about my job💔.

For two years I had a great job at a small company that I truly loved. I had been promoted to the Director level and was making the big bucks. I loved my colleagues and the work I was doing felt meaningful and fulfilling.

Then everything started to change.

As I stepped into my new leadership role, I experienced tension with my boss after I found out what was really going on at the company.  

Embrace the Awkward!

Embrace the Awkward!

For me, going to a networking event kind of feels like going to the gym. Once I'm there, I'm happy. But getting me to go can take a real kick in the ass. 

I'd rather pour myself a glass of wine and binge on the latest episodes of The Americans instead of going through the hassle of putting on makeup, driving across town, and spending an evening mingling with strangers. 

But I do it anyway. 

When to Negotiate Your Salary

When to Negotiate Your Salary

Negotiating your salary can be one of the most stressful parts of managing your career and as we see the introduction of more types of companies, this becomes increasingly more complicated. For example, working in a startup company presents different opportunities for negotiation than working in an investment bank with a long-held structure and growth plans.

Superwoman Rules for Getting Unstuck

Superwoman Rules for Getting Unstuck

At work and in business, there often comes a time when there is not an easy solution available to you. 

A time when despite your best efforts, you can’t get someone to listen. 

A time when you repeatedly get looked over for a promotion. 

A time when you are constantly interrupted, mansplained to, discriminated against or held back. 

A time when all your potential clients say no. 

A time when your event doesn’t sell out. 

A time when you can’t find that job that you’ve been seeking. 

Whatever the situation is....when that happens, I invite you to be the change you most want to see in your life, others and the world around you. 

If there is no easy solution available and it feels hard and you feel stuck, how can you be the change you want to see in the world? 

How can you resonate with the energy of the thing you want most?