Contrary to what you might read, keep your social media interaction positive. I have read that people love the negative so if you go there, put a positive spin on it (Ex: 5 Mistakes to Avoid to Be Successful).
Interact in a positive way with your followers by replying to comments, answering questions, sharing information other than your own and be kind socially.
"To profit from good advice requires more wisdom that to give it."
- Wilson Mizner
As an avid cyclist, I'm out on the road just about every day of the week -- some rides are solo rides, some are organized group rides…Continue
After taking a few days off, I realized that I will never, ever be caught up with work. In today's busy world with a constant flow of assignments, projects, tasks, etc... things are "CRAZY BUSY ALL THE TIME." In the old days, when there was very little technology, things moved at a slower pace and it was easy to leave your office and be done for the day. Not the case anymore.…Continue
One of the ideas that I share with my career coaching clients is to start and maintain a "Career Journal" -- usually in the form of a three-ring notebook.
The purpose of the Journal or Notebook is to serve as a placeholder to gather, collect and…Continue
Old habits are hard to break, and new habits are tough to adopt and sustain. Old news .... heard that before. So, what to do?
MAKE IT EASY to adopt a new habit and use that NEW habit to REPLACE an OLD habit. Use visual cues, reminders, prompts, advance preparation .... seek out CREATIVE ways to "cue" your new habit and help make…Continue
Behavioral change is difficult. Replacing an old habit with a new habit is difficult. Starting something new and sticking to it is difficult.
If you have a goal or objective to CHANGE something about yourself .... a change that, if adopted, could have a significant impact on your performance, your level of influence or your ability to get things done…Continue
Money isn't everything. When choosing a career, most people also consider the work conditions. Will the job be mainly indoors or outdoors? Will it involve a lot of time pressure or high-impact decisions that add stress? It's nice to be able to choose work conditions that agree with you, but sometimes the jobs that are available do not offer exactly what you want, so you have to make compromises if you want to earn a paycheck.
As the economy changes over time, there are changes in…
Career Success Radio Show
Carrie and I interviewed author Frances Cole Jones on the Career Success Radio Show, which was broadcast this past Tuesday,…
336 Community Members ... and Growing!
We're continuously seeking out THE BEST in Leadership and Career Development Content FOR YOU. The Blogs presented below currently represent our TOP recommended sites based on (1) Quality of content, (2) Consistency and frequency of content, (3) and Ease of readability. We're constantly CURATING this list FOR YOU. We hope you enjoy!