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
Thinking of starting an online business while working full time? Read these tips and tricks to starting an online business without exhausting yourself! One of my top goals as a coach is to be fully authentic with my readers and clients. And with that goal, I want you to know that starting an online business while working full-time is not for the faint of heart. And I’ve found this to be … [Read more...] about Starting an online business while working full time as an introvert…
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
Having a strong fempreneur mindset is incredibly important for the success of your business. One of the scariest moments of my life was getting on a tiny plane headed to Lukla - the “world’s most dangerous airport” - in the Himalayas of Nepal. My husband and I had very carefully planned our trip to include two extra days because of that flight; the flights to Lukla from Kathmandu (and vice … [Read more...] about Fempreneur Mindset: How to Overcome Your Fears and Start Your Own Business