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How A Coach Can Help When Your Own Efforts Fail

You’ve been wanting a new job, a new career, a new “fill in the blank” for a while now.  Despite your best intentions you haven’t been able to start.  Or you’ve started but what you’ve tried hasn’t worked. Even though … Continue reading

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Executive MBA — Is It Worth It?

Executive MBA programs continue to rise in popularity. With so much to consider in terms of the investment of time and dollars, you want to make sure it’s right for you. For those who don’t know, an Executive MBA (EMBA) … Continue reading

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Rejected Outright for the Job Because of Their Online Image

Business strategist and Webby Award winner David Allen Ibsen (runs business consultancy 5 Meetings Before Lunch) was helping one of his start-up clients with their organizational needs. Specifically, they were looking to make a couple of key hires. Ibsen tapped … Continue reading

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Didn’t Get the Promotion? Get Over It Or Keep Losing

Getting passed over for a promotion can be painful. It certainly was in Cindy’s case. She had been working on a project for several years and every indication was that she was doing a great job. As the project scaled … Continue reading

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Employer vs. Employee Mentality. Which Do You Have?

We were coaching a woman (we’ll call her Donna) who is an associate partner in a law firm. Donna has been with the firm for 10 years and was promoted to limited partner 18 months ago. The managing director of … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Boost Your Career

Ever notice how some people just seem to always get the timely promotions and the plum assignments, while others don’t? People who succeed in their careers typically focus on a few areas that get noticed by senior management and these … Continue reading

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Difficult Boss? How to Get Out of Hot Water Now!

  No one manages to go through an entire career without having a difficult boss.  Maybe it’s a new boss, or the same person who just became more difficult to work with.  Or your boss may be the type who … Continue reading

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