I am absolutely sick of the hustle mindset. So today, I'm talking to you about Why we Don’t Need to Hustle Harder: Why I Hate the Hustle Mindset. You know what I'm talking about: It’s all of the entrepreneurs telling you that you need to work harder to get ahead, to try a new marketing strategy, “don’t fall behind!”, that taking a day off is … [Read more...] about Why we Don’t Need to Hustle Harder: Why I Hate the Hustle Mindset
If you’ve stumbled across the vast interwebs to this blog, it’s likely you feel overwhelmed at work and just don’t know what to do. Know that you are absolutely NOT alone in this. This brings us here to Why You Feel Overwhelmed at Work and Five Tips to Feel Better. All of us have moments of overwhelm at work, ranging from the “Why can’t I ever catch up on my emails?” to “I am going to have a … [Read more...] about Why You Feel Overwhelmed at Work and Five Tips to Feel Better
Simple strategies I use to prevent career burnout I am not just a coach. I am a full time employee at an organization I love, where I manage a large team, oversee operations, and serve on the leadership team. I also have a high energy mini Aussie who is just over a year old who needs loads of attention, as well as an amazing husband of almost 12 years. And this is on top of my other … [Read more...] about 3 New Things I Have Been Trying (and 1 I am giving up) to Reclaim my Time and Prevent Career Burnout
Despite my love-hate relationship with social media (why, oh why, is it designed to be so distracting?!), I love Facebook groups. Why? Because they give us the opportunity to get advice and ask questions that we wouldn’t normally have the opportunity to easily crowdsource. And one question I see posed over and over is: how to handle toxic coworkers? But here’s the thing that tends to get missed … [Read more...] about How to Handle Toxic Coworkers
First things first: Not all jobs suck. There’s a ton of inspirational Instagram and Facebook posts out there telling you to quit your job. Quit working for the man, they say! Or “Look at me, traveling the world with my laptop” set against a sunset on the beach. Listen, I’m not saying that going out on your own isn’t amazing, but I also want to say something that gets missed in all of these … [Read more...] about Not all jobs suck. Here’s how to find the good ones.
I have worked in career services at 3 different colleges and worked with college students on their career paths for 5+ years. Every career counselor will preach about the importance of having at least one internship during your undergrad career. And let me say, it IS important. But...the most successful students I've known haven't always interned. Many of the most successful graduates I've … [Read more...] about Internship vs. Side Hustle: 5 Reasons a Side Hustle Is Better Than an Internship