Archive for June, 2012

Too Many Boomers Are Falling Asleep At The Career Wheel

June 20, 2012

As the Boomer generation matures, their career approaches often do the opposite. It’s understandable. After decades of experience, we sometimes begin to coast, leaning on “what’s worked before.” But the problem is that “what’s worked before” rarely “works today.” Boomers are realizing this faster than they want to, many losing jobs and others finding themselves [...]

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Trying To Grow Within a Small Company

June 14, 2012

I feel one of the best ways to grow professionally is to learn from other people’s stories. And if you work in a small to mid-size business, Diane’s story is one you need to hear. Diane always thought that the way to get ahead in her career was to stay with one company and work [...]

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Selling “Change” In The Workplace

June 12, 2012

I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase, “communication is key.” That’s never more true in the workplace than when change is involved. I believe this so much that it’s the topic of a book I’m currently writing (stay tuned, it will be published and ready to read within a few months). So when I came across [...]

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Top Career Trends, Mid-2012

June 6, 2012

Well, here we are, already kicking off the sixth month of the year. Now, as we reach the midway point of 2012, it’s time to take a look at where your career is at. Are you where you hoped you would be when the year started? Are you managing the changes in the market? Before [...]

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Double Feature Career Session Tomorrow

June 4, 2012

I’m excited to be speaking about not one, but TWO Career Coaching topics tomorrow for GO! Network. Session 1 is “From Desperation To Deal,” where you will learn negotiation techniques to get all you deserve during the interview process. Session 2 is “Ringmaster,” in which I’ll share 8 strategies for becoming a star performer amidst [...]

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