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Career Motivation

Career Motivation

Is Your Career Perspective Your Reality?

“Ask yourself this question: ‘Will this matter a year from now?’” ~Richard Carlson, American Psychotherapist and Writer, Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff~ The year is more than half way over and there are a few things that may come to mind; mid-year review outcomes, career promotion opportunities, unused vacation time, or how to figure out more ways to do something fun for yourself in the midst of your personal and professional ...
Career Motivation

How My Pen Ushered Me To A Career Promotion And Hop The Pond

Are you at a place in your career where you desire a career promotion? You have embraced the constructive feedback from your employer and mentors.  You’ve acquired the needed certifications and education to be viewed as promotable. You aim to display a can-do attitude with a smile in all that you do. Yet as time passes, pending opportunities of advancement seem to look like a mirage of anticipation. I hear you loud and clear. There was ...
Career Motivation

Just Like Laughter, Goals Are Good For Your Soul Daily

Every day there is an essential check list that we must complete to assist us in being productive and efficient in our personal and professional tasks and goals. I recently received a goal card system from Success Coach, Dr. Stacia Pierce. There were several success accessories that came in the goal setting system; goal cards, success stickie notes, and a making money is easy tumbler. Just like laughter is good for our soul on a daily basis, ...
Career Motivation

Recently Laid Off Mind Set

For the unexpected career changer, it is important to keep your mind focused on the future seen and unseen positive career outcomes in route to you. Remain encouraged, being unemployed is only a temporary season of your life. Take a few days to rest, reflect, and strategize your next career move. The unemployment break can lead you to a liberating career path that brings you the desired prosperity and professional growth you have been ...
Career Motivation

Are You Ready For Your Next Career Level?

Entitlement does not apply to most career promotional opportunities. You need to take the time to determine if you are promotion ready. After reviewing the checklist below; request face time if applicable with the hiring point of contact or decision maker and inform them of your interest in the position. If the career promotion that you desire is with your current company; be mindful that there are unspoken factors that may be considered ...
Career Confidence Tips, Career Motivation

Career Search Strategies Requires Repetition

Repetition of your career search plan will be a constant requirement of you during your search. Take the time to determine each daily action item that you will commit to completing.  At the start of your search, begin with small tasks and continue to larger tasks as your desired results develop and your confidence in your strategies increases. The repetition of your career search plan is a great way to build and improve your time management ...
Career Motivation

Persevere And Remain Encouraged

A career search can cause you to experience a range of emotions that can sometimes lead to frustration. Career search frustration can encompass; the unexpected duration of your career search, interview outcomes, financial needs, and sometimes feeling unfulfilled with your current career path based upon multiple variables. To combat frustration, it is important for you to focus on the positive experiences and results of your career search to ...