Thank goodness, we can at least appreciate that this pandemic is an only once-in-a-lifetime blip in our personal and professional lives. My heart is with anyone and everyone that experienced the worst of it, such as losing a loved one. What is unique is that it felt global, and if nothing else, we can share in…

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We all want to be successful leaders, right? So naturally, we wonder, what qualities make a great leader?  I was a leader in the media and entertainment industry for over 25 years, and I’ve been fortunate to work with some fantastic leaders over the years…and yes, I encountered a few that were not so great,…

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You’ve made the decision; you are ready for your next career move. Now what? There are so many things to do when changing jobs, and it can feel overwhelming. Luckily, this list has got you covered. Job Change Checklist Resume Headshot LinkedIn Profile Professional Zoom Setting for conducting interviews Your 30-Second Elevator Pitch Your Network Database…

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Are you at a place in your career where you’ve mastered your job and are ready to take on more and grow your skill set? Odds are, it is not going to happen for you in your current role. I know, we’re in this weird time when everyone is working from home and many of…

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I was a successful media and entertainment executive for over 25 years, and as you can imagine, I received lots of advice during that time. Some of it was very good, some missed the mark, and some was downright shitty.  With that said, there was one piece of advice that was genuinely game-changing for me…

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In these #WFH times, it is easy to lose sight of the big picture. We’re feeling frustrated, even bored of this ‘not normal’ dynamic. We hit the Covid-19 Wall.  Embedded in this shared sense of dullness and fatigue, many of us often feel the absence of stimulation, purpose, and motivation. What drives you, and how…

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Great news, you finally received your well-deserved and looong overdue promotion. Champagne toast tonight (you earned it!), but what’s the plan starting tomorrow?  Research shows that 45% of Millennials rate professional career growth as “very important” to them as opposed to 31% of GenXers and 18% of Baby Boomers. (Gallup State of the American Workplace…

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“Sorry!” *running through door someone is holding open for me* “Sorry, it seems your WiFi connection is bad…” “Sorry, that time doesn’t work for me…” “I’m sorry, I didn’t receive that update…” Sound familiar? Women say it ALL day, EVERY day. We apologize when someone bumps into us, when someone misunderstands us, when something happens…

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Your inner superhero is closer than you think. Flipping the Script The key to creating the career you deserve is CONFIDENCE. I can not emphasize this one enough. Belief in yourself and your abilities is critical. There is no substitute for it.  With that said, we all have a saboteur; it’s that little devil that…

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As ambitious, young professionals, I emphatically encourage you to step up and lead in your everyday encounters in the workplace. What does it take to be a leader, you may ask? Great leadership begins by embracing the real you, who you genuinely are. Outstanding leaders have integrity, authenticity, and vulnerability. To channel your outstanding inner…

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