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Stop second-guessing yourself and take action (not everyone can)

July 17, 2017 Work-Life Balance 0

As a little girl, I always wished there was some huge book of careers – just a place where you could turn the pages and...

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45 Questions You Must Answer Before 2017 Rolls In

December 30, 2016 Work-Life Balance

Let’s be honest 2017 won’t look very differently than 2016 unless we ask ourselves tough questions, and then face the potential ramifications of our answers....

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[DARE #14] – Unstuck Yet? – What Went Wrong in 2014?

December 28, 2014 Work-Life Balance

It’s the last Sunday challenge of the year.  Last week I encouraged you to figure out ways to delegate yourself out of your current job...

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[DARE #13] – Get Unstuck – Delegating

December 21, 2014 Work-Life Balance

“The true goal of  leadership is to make yourself unnecessary.” -Geoffrey James Think about it – how else will you ever ascend to a higher...

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[DARE #12] Get Unstuck – “Crazy stuff”

December 14, 2014 Work-Life Balance

Last week was about thinking through what you want out of 2015 and creating a roadmap.   This week is about tweaking your plan in...

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[DARE #11] Get Unstuck – Draft a Roadmap

December 8, 2014 Work-Life Balance

Santa did it! I was having so much fun this past weekend that I forgot to send over this Sunday challenge. Obviously, my three boys...

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[DARE #10] Get Unstuck – Have fun

November 30, 2014 Work-Life Balance

About that pic above: That’s me and my family having fun! Nick is to my left. Noah is to my right. Then further right is...

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[DARE #9] Get Unstuck – Be a philantrophist

November 23, 2014 Work-Life Balance

It’s the week of Thanksgiving here in the US. In cities across the US, many of us are celebrating our gratitude for family, friends, uplifting...

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[DARE #8] Get Unstuck – Network WITH Purpose

November 16, 2014 Work-Life Balance

It takes guts to google yourself for fear of what’s out there. Last Sunday, I asked you to do just that for a few reasons:...

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[DARE #7] Get Unstuck – Clean Up Your Online Brand Presence

November 9, 2014 Work-Life Balance

Last week I took the plunge and enrolled in a one-day course. While the idea sounds simple, it takes a great deal of orchestration to...

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[DARE #6] Get Unstuck – Learn Something New for Free

November 2, 2014 Work-Life Balance

It’s been five Sundays since the launch of the Sunday challenges. Throughout our time together you have been dared to:

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[DARE #5] Get Unstuck – Be introspective

October 26, 2014 Work-Life Balance

I have to confess that I did not complete my OWN dare last week? What was the dare? To initiate a thoughtful or provoking conversation...

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[DARE #4] Get Unstuck – Start a LinkedIn Conversation

October 19, 2014 LinkedIn, Work-Life Balance

Last week I asked you to “ask for more.” The rationale behind that dare was three-fold, to get you to: Think through what you might...

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[DARE #3] Get Unstuck – Ask for More

October 12, 2014 Work-Life Balance

How did last week go? Did you complete Dare #2? Or did you try your own dare? I spent last week asking folks about my...

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[DARE #2] Get Unstuck – Survey Your Customers

October 5, 2014 Work-Life Balance

There are 52 Sundays in 2014. 13 are left INCLUDING today. That means you had 39 chances to reset your circumstances. So, how did you...

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[DARE #1] Get Unstuck – Write a Love Letter

September 29, 2014 Work-Life Balance

Introducing a daring Sunday series meant to embolden you so that you start spending more time enjoying life instead of just enduring life. There are 52 Sundays...

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Mission Possible: How to Thrive As a Working Mother of Young Children

July 24, 2014 Work-Life Balance

The statistics for women are alarming and indicate that our measurement of success needs to change. As I continued reading [Thrive, by Arianna Huffington] while...

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Here is a Method That is Helping Females and Minorities Gain Board Seats

Being on a company’s board of directors has many benefits for your career and overall professional growth. As a board member, you get to serve...

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The Secret of Making Space (Even If Your Schedule is Crazy)

May 6, 2013 Work-Life Balance

The Secret of Making Space (Even If Your Schedule is Crazy) by guest blogger, Christian Simamora “We are very good at ‘doing.’ But there’s something...

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5 Smartest Ways to Spend Your Work Bonus

March 7, 2013 Work-Life Balance

1. Invest in yourself. Potential return on investment (ROI) (+50%)  You can hire a career adviser. Similar to a financial adviser who helps you better...

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