Where Else Do You Experience Limits, and What More Can I Do?
It is said that how you do one thing is how you do everything. I first heard this from T Harv Eker. I personally have found many exceptions to this rule in terms of “everything”, but this insight has proven helpful in helping my clients. For instance, if a client had yet to reach their […]
What do you want to leave in 2017? What do you want to add to 2018?
Part 1 of 4 As the year winds down, and holiday activities kick into full gear, not all of us are focused on the reflection that actually comes naturally this time of year, nor are we always thinking about the new year until we make it through the other winter holidays. However, before a commercial, […]
It takes courage to follow your dream. How courageous are you?
Last month for our podcast, Epic Career Tales, my assistant, Syndie, interviewed a professional artist, Jessica Serran, who has successfully made not just a great career of being an artist, but a great living. Truly epic, right? Many of my clients have Epic, yet very conventional corporate careers, in that they started out as an […]
How to Find Out if a Company Has Work-Life Balance without Seeming like a Slacker
Sometimes the next level of fulfillment that my clients are looking for is comprised of more free time to spend with their family. If Glassdoor doesn’t provide clear answers on how flexible a company is willing to be, the only other way to find out is to ask. If you ask another insider, someone not necessarily […]
Is It Okay to Cheat On Your Career with Other Careers?
The promise of a single steady job for life is largely a relic of the past. Not many large companies provide steady employment and constant salary increases until retirement. The only way to gain job security is to generate it for yourself. Careers are not necessarily like soul mates. Having multiple careers is not […]
Why Recruiters Won’t Get You a Job
“I hate when I’m working with a recruiter on an opening and, after I go in for a round of interviews, I don’t get any feedback. E-mails and calls go unanswered. The recruiter falls off the face of the Earth until he gets another job in that could work for me.” This quote from […]