Tag: career planning

Isn’t the first day back to work after a long weekend tough? I mean, we are not going to complain about working or having a meaningful job or business, but boy, I was moving sloooow this morning. Of course, I was moving slow because I had a great weekend, shopping for home decor and paints, […]

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Well, it looks like Facebook changed the format and layout of our profiles yet again! The evolving and continuous changes in Facebook closely mirrors life, huh? It challenges us to not get too attached or too comfortable to what’s familiar and it certainly teaches us that what’s here today can be gone tomorrow – much […]

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I feel like I am emerging from a fog after a week and half of a bad cold that turned into a sinus infection…no fun at all. I enjoyed the first few days of rest and sitting still, but having to stay indoors when the weather is beautiful is not easy. So today, I am […]

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Just two evenings ago, I had a lively discussion with my sister and cousin about careers and the behaviors and strategies we employ as women that sometimes help us or hurt us in the long run. One common challenge that always seems to come up is our behaviors around self-marketing and self-promotion. Are you one […]

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Who do you turn to in times of personal turmoil? Who is that person with the voice of reason and trust in your life? Who ALWAYS has your back through the best and the worst of times? We all have someone whether it is a sister, best friend, or trusted colleague that we share our […]

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It’s a week and half away from Valentine’s day and everywhere you turn there is red…now, you can relax because Valentine’s day is not a day that I despise, I actually think it’s really sweet to express love to the special people in your life. Now, I don’t believe it should be limited to just […]

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It’s December 12 and it’s indeed the most wonderful time of the year – no worries, I am not going to sing to you, but I do love the holiday season and as a Christian, the Christmas season is very special to me. I know I’m not alone as celebration of Hanukkah and Kwanzaa (and […]

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We are in the month of December 2012…I cannot believe it. More importantly, I cannot believe that it’s December and close to 70 degrees in DC, of course I am not complaining, but just saying:) I was thinking the other day that sometimes we don’t appreciate what we have…sure things could be better, but they […]

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Even in 2012, we continue to debate about the salary inequity between professional men and women doing the same or similar jobs. Now, this was hot topic during the election debates and will always be a critical issue for women everywhere. However, my goal today is to motivate professional and executive women and challenge them to […]

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No matter what the situation or circumstances, there is always a part of me that holds on tightly to hope, faith and dreams. One of the things I love most about career coaching is that it gives my clients an opportunity to walk into their field of dreams without any external criticism, objections or negative […]

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