Tag: career success

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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What steps can you take to mentally and emotionally de-clutter? I tend not to embrace every ideology or philosophy that pops up, but some aspects of Feng Shui make perfect sense to me. For the past few weeks, I have been struggling to get a few tasks off my “to-do” list, but kept getting stuck. […]

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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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Are you still afraid of social media? I was absolutely tickled this weekend when I learned that my dear sweet mother had joined the millions on people on Twitter. Yes, my mother is on Twitter (and Facebook) and has caught on very quickly to the art of tweeting. Granted all of her tweets are to […]

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Happy new year! I certainly wish you all the best for 2013, may all your wildest career dreams and top job search goals become a reality this year. Sounds great, doesn’t it? The reality is that none of my wishes for you will come to life without your active participation and commitment. As you promise […]

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At exactly 6:40 pm yesterday, I decided to take a quick, power nap before getting a few more items off my checklist..well, I think my body stirred about 4:39 am and I drifted off to sleep again. I guess, our body really knows when we need rest. I hope that in the midst of the […]

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