The most important exercise I do with the clients I coach on career issues is simply this: Create a career plan B. It’s a straightforward idea, but pays huge dividends […]
I had an interesting conversation with someone last week who was struggling with this thought: “I can’t think about leaving my job, because I’ll never be able to get the […]
When people look at the challenges ahead when making a job or career change, it often seems as if the barriers are insurmountable. Let me offer a different perspective, based on how far you’ve come in your life.
You have been thinking about this change for some time, haven’t you? You’ve started to imagine yourself in your new situation, “trying on your new self.”
Sorry to tell you this, but there’s a good chance you’re going to lose a job in the future. And quite likely it’s going to be something outside your direct […]
I had a chance to give a presentation today to a group called Job Re-Joov. Carol Chenot leads a dynamic group to revitalize their job search efforts, and I was […]
Here’s an interesting article on the MSNBC website about how to leave a job gracefully.
Well, this is a big day, at least emotionally. My opportunities to find another job with HP have come to an end and I’ll be formally terminated today.
Oddly enough, I got a call back about a L&D job that I applied for recently.
It’s a day of great movement in my life, many things are in flux.
My friend Yee Sing reminded me to add another update on how the career-change journey is going. It’s been a strange week – a lot going on, but little going […]