Letting Go to Move Forward When Launching Your Next Career Phase

On a recent virtual mastermind group meeting with colleagues, we talked about uncertainty and the facilitator asked us what we perceived as certain. Someone put in chat that the job she left to start her business was certain and bemoaned giving that up. Yet no job is certain, regardless of what it is, in today’s
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Dead End? 5 Steps to Clear What’s Blocking Your Career Success

When we come to what we perceive as a dead end in our careers or lives, with the way forward seemingly blocked, it can be hard to know if we should move left or right, up or down, or stay put and ride things out. What we thought was a clear path can become pretty
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Celebration or Deflation? How the Stories We Tell Impact Retirement

Jubilación is the Spanish word for the act of retiring. This seems so much more positive and inspirational to me than “retire,” which means to withdraw. And while I don’t have a visceral negative reaction to the word “retirement,” like I do for the phrase “soft skills” (don’t get me started on that one), it
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