Top 10 Ways to Cope with Job Transition

Top 10 Ways to Cope with Job Transition

Job transitions can be stressful—whether they’re due to layoff, a new job or working extra hours because others workers were laid off. If you’re facing one, consider the following.   1. Take an honest look at yourself. What are your strengths, weaknesses, skills?...
Accessing the Power of Gratitude

Accessing the Power of Gratitude

The practice of gratitude as a tool for happiness has been in the mainstream for years. Long-term studies support gratitude’s effectiveness, suggesting that a positive, appreciative attitude contributes to greater success in work, greater health, peak performance in...
The Top 10 Ways to Lead by Example

The Top 10 Ways to Lead by Example

Are you taking on the responsibility of a team? Feeling a bit like micromanaging? I know that being the leader of a team takes a lot of getting used to, but there are ways to be a “natural” leader. By showing them and leading them by example, you will...

How Well Do You Maintain Balance?[Quiz]

I will admit I don’t totally agree with being “in balance”.  I’ve read in the Web of Life that living creatures are never in a state of balance. That’s how you know that they’re alive. But we’ve now come to see balance or life...

The Avengers Marketing

Adventures in Drip Marketing and the 4 Quadrants The Avengers turned out to be a huge blockbuster of a hit. It earned 700 million its opening weekend beating the final in the Harry Potter series.  I watched the Avengers, a while after the craziness 0f opening weekend...

Charging what you're worth

My mentors have worked really hard to get me to raise my fees and charge what I’m worth. Somehow, I had got it in my head that I’m only worth a certain amount a month and it seems that I “manifest” that every month (for those non-manifesters...

The Start-up of You

I’ve just finished reading The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform your Career by Reid Hoffman and Ben Casnocha. Despite the name-dropping and obvious LinkedIn plugs (Hoffman is a co-founder of LinkedIn), I really resonated...

The Road to Success is Messy at Best

My husband and I were on a walk one afternoon when he commented on the fact that he “had nothing to show” financially considering he’s been working for 20 years. Now my husband and I don’t live a “regular” life, he in particular has...