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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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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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Anderson Cooper – Innovating All the Way to Success

Being determined, creative and thinking outside-the-box are all ways to get ahead, especially in the face of adversity. There isn’t a successful person out there who hasn’t come up against seemingly insurmountable odds. It’s not the obstacle but how we … Continue reading

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Help! My Co-Worker Is Now My Boss

Everything was going great, your career was rolling along and then the announcement came down from the executive suite that your co-worker, NOT you, got the much coveted promotion.  Darn!  And you were friends too, so this feels even more … Continue reading

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How to Become Your Boss’s Successor

 If moving up the ladder is important to you, then part of managing your career is preparing yourself to succeed your boss.    Just because you’ve been getting positive performance reviews doesn’t mean you’re a shoe-in for getting your boss’s job.  … Continue reading

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Getting That VP Title

You’ve been a Director for 10 years and by now you thought you’d be a VP but there’s nothing that indicates that’s going to happen anytime soon, even though you’ve received positive performance reviews.  You may be thinking to yourself, … Continue reading

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