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Struggling With Impostor Syndrome? Give It a Name!
Struggling With Impostor Syndrome? Give It a Name!

“I have written eleven books, but each time I think, ‘Uh oh, they’re going to find out now. I’ve run a game on everybody, and they’re going to find me out.’” ~Maya Angelou Impostor syndrome is a common struggle. We all have it at least to some degree. And those who don’t think they have […]

Change With the Help of Others- Proximity Principle
Change With the Help of Others- Proximity Principle

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” ~African Proverb Change is a constant. We all need to change and adapt to new challenges, opportunities, and situations in life. We make changes in habits, thought patterns, and behaviors that we want to be different. Yet too often […]

Is It Good to Be Obsessed? Not Always… Build Focus Instead
Is It Good to Be Obsessed? Not Always… Build Focus Instead

“Successful people maintain a positive focus in life no matter what is going on around them.” ~Jack Canfield Did you know there is a difference between focus and obsession? It’s actually very important and significant. The Problem With Obsession While it seems like many people these days are touting the positive approach to being “obsessed” […]

Break Through Analysis Paralysis By Taking Action
Break Through Analysis Paralysis By Taking Action

“In the absence of clarity, take action!” ~Philip McKernan Last week I shared about journaling as a tool for getting out of your head and increasing clarity for your career and life. Journaling and other tools can be huge to uncover and get clear on the things that are most important to us. Yet there […]

Uncover Career Clarity With This Simple Tool
Uncover Career Clarity With This Simple Tool

“A personal journal is an ideal environment in which to become. It is a perfect place for you to think, feel, discover, expand, remember, and dream.” ~Brad Wilcox Often the simplest tools and actions are the most effective. It is certainly true when you are confused about your career path and trying to get clarity. […]

Find Your “Happy Place” by Looking Beyond Your Career
Find Your “Happy Place” by Looking Beyond Your Career

“I’ve taken my destiny into my own hands and I’m in a happy place” ~Charlie Simpson Months ago, I had a client who was really struggling with enjoying his career, and thus his life. As we got started working together, I asked him to come up with his “definition of success” for our time together. […]

Make a Decision To Build a Growth Mindset
Make a Decision To Build a Growth Mindset

“In a growth mindset, challenges are exciting rather than threatening. So rather than thinking, oh, I’m going to reveal my weaknesses, you say, wow, here’s a chance to grow.” ~Carol D. Dweck If you’re not satisfied with your current situation, set of skills/abilities, or trajectory in life – you’re not alone! Yet many of us, […]

Focusing On Opportunity, Not Avoiding Loss and Failure Will Bring The Success You Crave
Focusing On Opportunity, Not Avoiding Loss and Failure Will Bring The Success You Crave

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who […]

See People as People – The Simple Yet Difficult Mindset Adjustment to Impact Change
See People as People – The Simple Yet Difficult Mindset Adjustment to Impact Change

“Seeing people as people rather than as objects enables better thinking because such thinking is done in response to the truth: others really are people and not objects.” ~ The Arbinger Institute, The Outward Mindset: Seeing Beyond Ourselves Many engineers and professionals that I talk to care a lot about the impact they have in […]

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