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Think Twice Before You “Like” That Post

On the recent season of the Bachelorette, the winner was criticized for liking highly inflammatory posts on Instagram. Even though he issued an apology the backlash to his reputation was continued to linger.   Last year the BBC reported on a landmark case in Switzerland about a man who liked the wrong posts. The court […]

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4 Strategies to Master Your Career Transitions

There was a time when career paths were clearly defined. If lucky, you’d be hired on with a good company and progress to higher levels at the appropriate times. Ultimately, you’d retire having dedicated your prime years to the company.  Those days have long disappeared. It’s no longer about company loyalty but about loyalty to […]

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Building a Positive Money Mindset

How do you look at money? Do you have shiny object syndrome. Are some things just hard to resist—especially when your friends and colleagues are all jumping on board! New tools, training, group coaching programs or new shoes, designer bags, or the latest fashion can all have a strong pull. If you aren’t careful, these shiny […]

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4 Questions to Figure Out Your Purpose

Recently I came upon a Japanese concept called “Ikigai” that presented to me by my mentor Marissa Murgatroyd.  Translated it means “the reason for being” or as we like to say…your purpose. It’s believed that when you discover your ikigai you’ll find your purpose in life. I learned about this concept in the context of […]

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Ready to Leave Your Career, Do This First

You know when you spend your whole life, a significant amount of money and years of education only to successful arrive at a career you hate? You wake up with dread and panic because you feel trapped by your enviable career and can’t see your way out? Do you feel heart palpitations every Sunday afternoon […]

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How to Create Good Habits

Do you feel constantly challenged by nagging bad habits that creep in every time you try to start something new or go after a goal? It’s really challenging to change bad habits, particularly when they are in reaction to a fear, doubt or insecurity. And there’s nothing like starting a new business to bring up […]

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How to Prove You’re the Perfect Fit for the Job

Are you ready to change careers and move into an entirely new industry? Leaping into a new field after years of career success can be intimidating and frustrating. After all, who wants to feel like a novice again? The fear of making this leap causes most people to stay put in the career or industry […]

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Job Identity: Why You’re More Than Your Job

There’s something pretty loaded and powerful in the question, “What do you do?” The response, however, is even more curious because have you noticed the answer always starts with, “I am…” followed by some societal approved profession. How do I know this? It’s how we’ve been conditioned to answer that question. In a matter of […]

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Stop Using But As An Excuse

So, you have a game plan, you have made a decision to create the life you want, you’re willing to grow as you go along, and you’re ready to take action. But your unconscious, limiting beliefs— old tapes and excuses—are holding you back. Your excuses will get the upper hand if you don’t nip them […]

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5 Places Your Brand Identity Must Be Consistent

Your brand identity is the image your company portrays to the world at large, to your customers or clients. When people look at your online presence, they should know what you do and that you bring value to the market. Your brand identity should be appealing to your target market and should be consistent in […]