“There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend.”-Jean Jacques Rousseau
Article Review: Solving Gen Y’s Passion Problem by: Cal Newport Cal Newport tackles the advice to ‘follow your passion’ in his recent article for the Harvard Business Review. While fundamentally agreeing with the aspiration of a fulfilling working life, he questions whether these three words (follow your passion) fully and accurately convey the path to […]
In the midst of all our striving and achieving taking a moment to just be adds richness.
Learn who is in the ‘No Name Tag’ level in your network.
I was on the phone with a confident, articulate, and motivated young woman named Sasha, who’d been job searching off and on for the last year. She wanted to move to a new position that entailed more responsibility and challenge. Having just completed her Masters degree in May, she was ready to begin job searching […]
Alison’s note: Today’s Career Inspiration Interview is extra special since it is from my mom. She’s a wonderful lady who is excellent at what she does. If you ever need tax help she’s a great resource. As she notes in her post she’s very patient with explaining all things accounting. Thanks for participating Mom! Name: […]
Registration is now open for my fall career workshop. The aim of this workshop is to help you gain career clarity. Check out all the details here. **Registration is now closed.**
“What you focus on expands, and when you focus on the goodness in your life, you create more of it.” -Oprah Winfrey
Finding Your Own North Star: Claiming the Life You Were Meant to Live by: Martha Beck Martha Beck’s Finding Your Own North Star is one of my favorite reference guides. It is an entertaining, compassionate, and instructive book on navigating life’s changes. A large part of what makes this book unique is that it presents […]
Some job stress can be healthy. At least you’re not bored at work!