Awakening to My Professional Path

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Professional Development

Does Your Career Need a “Do Nothing” Manager?

Does Your Career Need a “Do Nothing” Manager?

Are you as uneasy about the advice that people in leadership receive to “delegate, delegate, delegate" as I am? Probably not.  But, there's a shadow side of delegation that I'm sure you've felt even though you ...
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It’s Time to Defy Gender Inequality in Your Career

It’s Time to Defy Gender Inequality in Your Career

“Bad work culture is everyone’s problem, for men just as much as for women.... According to a continuing study by the Families and Work Institute, only one-third (33%) of employed millennial men think that coup...
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Is Your Career Aligned with How You’re Wired?

Is Your Career Aligned with How You’re Wired?

Most of us have felt pressured at some point to provide a convincing and enthusiastic answer to the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” And, some of us have an easier time answering that ques...
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Networking and Mentoring

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Your desire for meaning in your career may lead you on a path that includes confusion, sacrifice, loss, and surrender. And, it will suck whe...
You May Have to Battle for Meaning in Your Career
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John Green, author of “The Fault in Our Stars” (BTW, a great movie, haven't read the book), gave a quick and insightful video overview about...
The Gifts of Employment Discrimination
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Today, as I was working with an insurance agent to add coverage to my policy, the woman with whom I was speaking shared that she had heard t...
The Unexpected Career Opening
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This week, I participated in my first ever Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day (TODSWD) event. The group that I'm working with created a...
The Essential Aspects of Career Success
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Last Friday, I attended an "open house" for a new business and professional development center that two friends launched in Raleigh this mon...
Take a Lesson from the “Networking Challenged”