I’ve Never Recovered from COVID

I’ve Never Recovered from COVID

I’ve never recovered from COVID. I figured it out the other day as I found myself crying over our most recent book club selection: Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult. It’s a novel about COVID times. About all of COVID times, the uncertainty about the disease, the...
It Is Excellent to Receive As Well As Give – the Helpers

It Is Excellent to Receive As Well As Give – the Helpers

Fred Rogers (Mr. Rogers) famously used his mom’s phrase “look for the helpers” to reassure children who were worried and scared after 9/11. He shared that when he was worried or scared about something that had happened, his mom told him to “Look for the helpers. There...
Claim Agency Over Your Career

Claim Agency Over Your Career

People frequently ask me about agency and what it means. You’re exercising agency over your life and career right now. How? You subscribed to my newsletter about career growth, you opened it when it showed up in your Inbox, and now, you’re reading it. In a nutshell,...
Big Loud Radical Feminist

Big Loud Radical Feminist

Have you ever worried about speaking your loudest, most radical version of you? Me, too. I’m a radical feminist and I’m done shutting off my voice. It’s been a hot topic for me lately. Over the last two weeks, I’ve talked with my besties, my coaches, my...
Tell the truth. Own your values.

Tell the truth. Own your values.

Chip away at the status quo – stand up for your values. I had lunch today with one of my young clients, Haley. She and her dad had had a conversation about why it’s not accepted practice to reveal the reasons for the gaps in our work experience on our actual...