Career Plan Tools

Is Work Life Balance Possible?

Is Work Life Balance Possible?

When you think about work life balance what comes to mind? Is it the fear that if you actually have work life balance you will miss out on opportunities to advance your career?

Is it possible to leave work at 5pm and still get promoted?  Why is it that some feel that if you leave at 5pm everyday you’re a slacker? Why can’t it mean that you’re proficient and good with time management?

I Can't FOCUS... Productivity Tips for Managing your Day!

I Can't FOCUS... Productivity Tips for Managing your Day!

Have you ever logged into your computer and just sat there because you couldn’t focus? Or do you find yourself drifting off to LaLa land? Maybe it’s because you’re overwhelmed with the millions of emails you still have to apply to, or is there a really interesting story or social media that has you distracted?  There can be countless reasons on why you may not be able to focus so I’m going to share with you a few tips that will help.

What to do when you feel stuck in your career?

What to do when you feel stuck in your career?

What do you do when you feel stuck in your career? Are you tired of having the same career year after year with no progress? If so then the time is now to get unstuck! It’s time to begin to dream again and regain hope of what your career can be! I once lost my dream of what I wanted out of my career and found myself in the cycle where every day Monday - Friday was the same.

 

The moment you stop dreaming and having hope of where your career could be is when you get stuck.  Mindset is everything, what you think you are is what you will be. You can achieve anything but you first must believe you can. So I’m going to share 10 tips to help you get unstuck in your career.

This is the last quarter of the year… Finish Strong!

This is the last quarter of the year… Finish Strong!

Now that we’re in the last quarter of the year are you ready to finish strong? Can you believe how fast the year went?  So maybe you didn’t accomplish the things you planned to complete in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd quarter but you have one more quarter to finish the year strong.    There’s a saying that says it doesn’t matter how you start but how you finish.  So maybe you started each quarter out with a plan and life happened and you set those plans aside.  Let me encourage you to pick them back up, revise, and adjust and put them back in motion.   

I need a exit strategy... Leaving a toxic job

I need a exit strategy... Leaving a toxic job

Are you at the point where you feel like you’ve tried all that you knew to do to at work?  Or are you suffering from Sick Building Syndrome (SBS)?  Do you instantly feel sick of the thought of going to work or when you get to the building?  If you’ve answered yes to any of the above maybe it’s time to have an exit strategy.  No one can define for you what your level of a toxic work environment is or how much you can handle before you’re ready to take your talents else were.