Are You One of the 40 Million?

How are you strategizing the next few weeks of more work than time?  Do the daily meetings interfere with achieving your goals and confining you?  Is there an active daydream to escape with a hike in the mountains or walk on the beach calling you?

Are you procrastinating planning this year’s vacation because of a workflow announcement or early retirement may be around the corner? Yet, it feels like the last vacation was a long time ago. 

Would you rather take a chance and wing it or have next chapter clarity?

Would you rather take a chance and wing it or have next chapter clarity? Are you prepared to start your next chapter?  Whether it’s retirement or a less stressful position, prepare your next chapter plan to execute unless something unexpected comes up.

Today there are over 10,000 Baby Boomers turning 65 every day.  Some are gladly facing retirement while others have personal circumstances that require them to continue working, to take care of others, have insurance needs, or they’re not ready to stop working.

Were you a late bloomer or a genius in waiting?

discover-your-geniusToday companies hire based on your demonstrated skills to be a high performer rather than a late bloomer or genius in waiting opportunity to show how you can excel. As a late bloomer or genius in waiting, you never know when you will be given the chance to take the leap and step up.  When the conversation focuses on what you can deliver, it’s a conversation a late bloomer may never be given a chance.

You know the conversations back as an adolescent that you’ll catch up to others.  Little did they understand then, how that earlier conversation stayed with you about being a late bloomer? 

10 Ways to Ignite A Spark In Your Career

10 Ways to Ignite A Spark In Your Career

Spring is FINALLY here!  It comes with the melting snow, blooming flowers and birds serenading with their melodies of song…

It’s time for Spring cleaning!

Just like a home needs to be cleared to free up space and energy, so, too, does every successful career need a good spring cleaning to make room for the new opportunities and challenges that lie ahead.

So if you want to make your career red-hot, these 10 approaches can clear the space and create the spark.

When you Snooze, your Lose, Did you Hear Your Wake Up Call?

Have you set a goal and given yourself enough time to achieve it and then, snoozed through without success?

How often does it happen?

Today’s your wake up call!

Time to shake up your life and notice so you stop continuing the pattern.

Yes, there could be circumstances beyond your control.  Other priorities that put your goal on the back burner, and you decide.

Is there a barrier that’s holding you back from achieving your goals?  The personal ones impact your career and many times your career is affected because you aren’t happy with where you are in your life.