You Can’t Get a Better Job Because That’s What You Think

what you think

*this post was previously published   You can’t get a better job because that’s what you think. Last week, we talked about the fact that your resume could be holding you back from a great job, as well as what Read More …

How many more years will you waste not living the life you dream of?

dreams

Hey there! I haven’t blogged recently because I’ve been doing some fun things! I spent spring break with my husband and kiddo at the beach in Florida. Then I went on a retreat with my Mastermind Group to the mountains in Read More …

Why do you think you want a new job?| Plus – new eBook!

job change

From time to time, we all consider making a job change. We also hear other people discussing their potential interest in making a career change. Our reasons for wanting to change jobs are varied. Here are some… Bob, who had Read More …

Don’t Work To Pay Your Bills

work

It’s true what they say, about how we are better at the things we love to do. This is not to discount the reality that we often have to do what we need to do. However, doing what we need Read More …

5 Critical Elements of a Kick-Butt Resume

critical elements of a resume

Writing a kick-butt resume is easier than you think.  Yesterday we talked about the fact that you may only be one really great resume away from changing your career entirely.Today, we’re going to walk through the five critical elements every Read More …

You’re a Better Resume Away from a Job That Doesn’t Suck

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You’re a better resume away from having a job that doesn’t suck. The commute used to be horrible; now you’re indifferent about it, maybe complacent. The gray-taupe cubicle was small when you first started, now this little box feels like an Read More …

Giving up doesn’t always mean quitting.

giving up

  The whole notion of giving up has largely been considered synonymous with failure. We should never give up on jobs, relationships, or dreams. Ever. We should push through to the bitter end, no matter what. We should emerge victorious, Read More …

Life Advice – From Two Perspectives

  My daughter, Grace, is home from school due to a snow day here in Nashville. In our quest to feign off boredom, I asked her to join me for today’s blog post. We decided it would be fun to Read More …

Is taking care of yourself your last priority?

So, we’re adults. Or at least that’s what we call ourselves (I sometimes need to remind my husband). Most of us have careers, and many of us are parents. We’re busy taking care of everyone and everything…else. Is taking care Read More …

7 Ways To Know If You Hate Your Job, Or Just Your Boss

As a freelancer, I spend the large majority of my work day wearing pajamas or yoga pants, and deciding for myself what hours I’ll work, when and where. Before this, I worked in the corporate world for 17 years, with normal Read More …