Start with What You Do Well

To put it in the great Marcus Buckingham’s words, we can each build on our strengths, and capitalize professionally on what we already do well. Do most of us know what we do well? How do others perceive us? and What do they think we do well? Here’s a starting point to tackling big question: What do […]

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Self Leadership: Being a Great Direct Report

It’s true that experiences are the best teachers. Listening to your experiences can help you with self leadership. With top 5 lists of “must do’s” and career articles on initiative and development for success in the workplace, we can unanimously agree that you just don’t learn from a textbook in college, or any article for that […]

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Becoming a Super Network Connector

You’ll often hear me say “come on, take off the straight-jacket, open up.”  So many folks have many great ideas, questions and insights to share but choose to keep it confined to themselves. My thoughts are this, plain and simple: share them because putting knowledge in the world, always boomerangs back in wonderful, surprising ways. […]

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Linkedin class on Saturday, March 2!

We’ve gotten great reviews about “Linkedin: Make Your Profile Pop!” There’s an upcoming class on Saturday, March 2. If you are ready to make your professional presence stronger through telling your story, embedding multimedia and having smart industry dialogues, sign up for the class! We will make your Linkedin profile pop! Here’s one testimonial: “I […]

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One Skill Called Asking Questions

A wonderful email landed in my box yesterday afternoon from a young woman who participated in an internship program that I managed. She wrote to tell me about one small but meaningful skill she learned from my workshops: to ask [questions]. No matter how far up we are on the career ladder or where we […]

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