The Secret to Accomplishing the Impossible

The Secret to Accomplishing the Impossible

I will never be __________.  I can never do __________. Self-limiting beliefs, like those above,  are incredibly powerful.  They become shields that are put up around us and become catalysts for stagnation and excuses.  In layman’s terms, they simply mean you are...
What is your impact?

What is your impact?

This time of year, so many people hone in on what their “New Year’s Resolutions” will be – what will they commit do? Some may even create elaborate plans on how to make those resolutions stick.  Unfortunately, less than 1% of those resolutions will ever make it...
Is Structure Killing your Team and Company Growth?

Is Structure Killing your Team and Company Growth?

I spent the majority of my career working in and leading large global corporate teams.  Let’s just say, I’m far from a novice when it comes to corporate politics, policies, processes and procedures.  There were rules to follow, guidelines that needed to be adhered to,...
The one productivity trick you are probably ignoring

The one productivity trick you are probably ignoring

There are countless blogs, articles, books, webinars, seminars, tweets, and LinkedIn posts teaching us how to squeeze one more minute out of our already jam-packed schedules.  Trust me, I’ve read more than a few. In the time it takes someone to read the “4-Hour Work...
You need to OWN it to WIN it

You need to OWN it to WIN it

Brian Tracey said it best, “Move out of your comfort zone.  You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.” There is a huge difference between wanting a dream job and actually doing the work to manage your career and...
Owning your Career

Owning your Career

As a Career Coach, I often ask clients about their career path and how they ended up in their current role. Often their response is that they had no defined plan for their careers but rather just followed a path that opened for them at the time. The path was opened...
Authenticity – What’s YOUR story?

Authenticity – What’s YOUR story?

Today I want to talk about authenticity, as in personal authenticity.  I often get asked to help individuals build up their personal brands, or work with service teams on boosting the customer experience, or even working with sales teams to connect with the right...
The “New” American Epidemic?

The “New” American Epidemic?

It’s not surprising (or is it?) that the news of Harvey Weinstein’s outing as the latest and greatest Hollywood predator has prompted legal and HR teams across the world to re-evaluate their policies and tolerance for sexual, and other harassment in the workplace. I...
Embracing the Change

Embracing the Change

Innovate or Die.  Often the mantra of CEOs and entrepreneurs.  Stagnation of ideas and lack of change leads to lost market share, drop in retention rates in both clients and employees, and simply isn’t smart business.  This is also true on a personal level.  Nothing...