Career clarity is having confidence and enthusiasm for a specific career direction. When you have career clarity you’re able to set goals, progress towards them, and grow in the direction of your strengths and interests. So, what happens when you don’t have career clarity?
In over a decade of working as a career coach, I’ve noticed that there are common symptoms that professionals experience when they’re in a career path this is out of alignment for them. Check out this list to see if you’re in the wrong career path.
Two and a half years ago I knew something was off in my business. I felt bored. Frustrated. Constrained. Like I had more to offer. There was this uncomfortable mis-match between the business I’d created from who I was a decade earlier and who I’d become as a result of building that business. For a […]
“I hate my life.” During some recent spring cleaning, I was stunned to find a note I’d written over ten years ago. It was a half sheet of paper covered in sentences that all began with the words “I hate”. I hated everything from my job to my commute to my hairstyle to how I […]
One of the great joys of my week is connecting with my coaching team. I love getting updates on each of our clients and celebrating the opportunity we have to be of service to such amazing people. It looks different in every case. Sometimes we cheer on the fact that a client is showing up […]
In my decade plus of career coaching experience, I notice that we can go about our careers and our corresponding paychecks in two very different ways. We can go for chameleon money, where we mask who we really are, bend into any shape for a paycheck, and lose track of something precious. This shows up […]
As career coaches, my team and I see a lot of people who are wanting that next, great opportunity to land NOW (if not yesterday). They’re in an in-between place and dealing with a lot of unknowns. It’s uncomfortable! We’re all in an in-between place and dealing with a lot of unknowns with COVID-19. So, […]
We’re in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. What does that mean for you? Maybe you’re freaking out, nervous, or worried.Maybe you’re holding on tight to that secure job.Maybe you’re flooded with extra responsibilities.Maybe you’re feeling guilty that things are going just fine.Or maybe you’re reveling in your freed up calendar. We’re seeing all of […]
Here’s what’s weird about me. 👇 👇 👇 For over ten years I’ve lived my life for maximum fun and fulfillment. Independent of winning or losing. Indifferent to financial success. Following the fun. Creating an experience of joy through this journey of life. In my work as a career coach (during these same ten years), […]
The question might seem commonplace or trite. “Of course, I’m in. I’m here, aren’t I?” But, we ask if you’re all in because commitment is key to finally landing in that better career, that better life. Because if you aren’t committed to finding your right career, you might continue this cycle… 11:00pm Another day, another […]