Author Archives: Andrea Cole

About Andrea Cole

I am living the good life in beautiful Seattle, WA as a leadership development consultant and career development coach, helping individuals grow their careers, seek new ones, or land new jobs at www.colecoach.com

Are Success and Work-Life Balance Mutually Exclusive?

Do you seek success AND work-life balance? Continue reading

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Congrats! You’ve landed that new job! Now what?

After all your hard work, applying for job after job and networking like crazy, you’ve landed that great career opportunity! Take a moment and savor this time. You’re about to enter the honeymoon phase. You know that time. It starts … Continue reading

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Webinar Wednesdays are Back!

So pleased to announce the 2017-2018 schedule of Webinar Wednesdays! Join me on the 2nd Wednesday of each month for a 1-hour workshop on all things career and job-search related. Registration will be available later this week.  Register HERE.

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Is Your Career Ready for Fall?

My leadership development career has always been on the school cycle, rather than the calendar year. So to me, September is the start of a new year. So, it’s only natural to see September as the beginning of new things. We’re … Continue reading

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Dating and the Job Search are Not That Different!

Whether teaching a class about the job search, or working with a client individually, I frequently compare the job search to finding that right relationship. People laugh initially, but start to pay attention as I continue to explain. You kiss … Continue reading

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Finding Strength in Loss

What do you do to move on after the pillars of your life have left? Continue reading

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A Final Gift for Mom

I lost my mother this week. It’s a loss that cuts deep, that I know I haven’t truly processed. However, among all the loss and grief, I have an immense amount of gratitude. Gratitude for a mother who loved her … Continue reading

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