Career coaching: Here's a short summer reading list to inspire your self-knowledge and career success.
Career coaching: The Seven Levels of Effectiveness help outline a path of human development from Hopelessness to Synchronicity. Where do you fit?
Career coaching: Whether it's your first or your seventh (yes, some industries are like that), a layoff is a painful shock. It can trigger depression, and a debilitating loss of self-worth.
Career coaching: Most of us perform better at work and are much happier when we get to use our strengths and are recognized for them, rather than being placed in roles that don't naturally align with our deepest talents
Career coaching: How many of us allow ourselves to even think in terms of "calling"? How many of us instead pass from one year to the next, faithfully toiling at jobs that pay the bills but leave us feeling empty inside?
Career coaching: While a sprinkle of shared wisdom and a dollop of expertise are important factors in career coaching, far and away the most powerful tool for client growth is a carefully timed and precisely worded question.
Career coaching: Career paths today take a variety of directions as workers struggle to navigate the peaks and valleys of an unpredictable and sometimes volatile work landscape.
These days, workers the world over between the ages of 48 and 70 can be found beginning new careers that not only generate income but also create a meaningful impact in the world. There's a name for this — "encore careers."
Career coaching: Procrastination — Some people believe they can only be productive when the creative juices are flowing and the mood is just right. For others, the problem is a bit harder to pick apart: to avoid acting is to avoid the possibility of failure or disappointment.
Career coaching: What do you do when you realize this is no longer your dream job?