I had a strange occurrence happen this week, and it brought to mind something I’ve pondered for several years: You can never tell where that next job might come from. […]
After 31 years with HP, I spent today (and most of this week) conveying my thanks and best wishes to all the friends I’ve made over the years. I’m not […]
Lately I’ve been dealing with the impending big change in my career direction. At first it’s challenging, scary, terrifying, but then that shifts.
I happened to run into a friend in the cafeteria today. I had worked with him some years ago, and both he and I have moved into much different jobs. I was startled when he made reference to a question I had asked him way back then. Although I have absolutely no memory of the context or the conversation, this is something which has stuck with him for years and continues to be a point which led him to a personal epiphany.
When I work with individuals on career coaching, we often have a discussion about networking. Here’s the concept: To expand the possibilities of taking your career where you want it, […]
I had a wonderful discussion with about 75 people in Europe yesterday, talking about career planning. An excellent question was raised about being paralyzed by fear – fear of job […]
I’m extremely gratified by the response to last week’s post, but this time I have something a little tougher to talk about. Which is this: If you life is absolutely […]
This is the most pressure-filled, stressful environment that I’ve ever seen. And I’ve been around a few years. Clearly, we’re not going to be able to sustain this intensity for […]