Category Archives: mentoring

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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Reminding, Renewing, Revising

I’ve been spending this week in the California high desert near Joshua Tree National Park. This landscape changes you. Its raw beauty, silence, and rugged peacefulness make an incredible respite from life in the city. You can think here. You … Continue reading

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Questions really do make all the difference

I had the opportunity to meet with other action learning professionals. Even though I’ve been coaching action learning for more than 7 years, served on the WIAL board of directors for almost that long, and have worked with countless people, … Continue reading

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Serendipity

Have you had those moments when a person or an opportunity presents itself and the situation presented fits amazingly with something in your life? I’ve been working in a career center, working with intelligent, talented professionals who have found their … Continue reading

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Trust yourself, dream….it WILL happen

So. Here’s a story too hard to believe. If I had not lived it these past three weeks, I wouldn’t believe it myself. I’ll do my best to tell it in chronological order. For those who’ve followed me this past … Continue reading

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In search of the future

It’s been a very busy few weeks. I returned to New England for a long weekend last week. I attended a joyous wedding and had a chance to revisit some childhood memories, my cousin, my niece, and time alone to … Continue reading

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