Finding Happiness Within Each Work Day

February 05 , 2019

One of my mom’s favorite stories to tell us as children was the tale of the traveler and the three bricklayers.

Filed Under: ambition, Attitude, Behavior in the Workplace, Best Advice, motivation, Career Advice, Happiness, Professional Development

6 Ways to Use Your Fear of Failure to Succeed

August 15 , 2016

Whenever you start striving to reach your goals or chase your dreams, that little voice turns up. The one that tells you you’re not good enough, or smart enough, or strong enough.

Filed Under: Advice, Best Advice, motivation, Confidence, fear of failure, Inspiration, success

4 Ways to Stay Motivated When Faced with Rejection

February 01 , 2016

Rejection is simply one of the most hurtful things that can happen to any person. What makes it even more painful is the fact that whether we like it or not, it is bound to happen.

Filed Under: motivation, Focus, focus, Professional Development, rejection

Overqualified for Your Job? Here's How You Can Start Making the Most of It

November 16 , 2015

You waltz off your college graduation stage, diploma in hand, just knowing that you’re destined for greatness in your career. So, imagine your surprise when a few months later you find yourself as a receptionist with a completely unused bachelor’s degree. And you end up behind that desk for...

Filed Under: Behavior in the Workplace, motivation, Career Advice, goals, Strategy, overqualified, Professional Development, professional development

Procrastinating? 3 Ways to Find Motivation for Your Work

May 04 , 2015

Is the fire in the belly you once felt for your work a flickering flame? Are you avoiding the next task on your list? It can happen to all of us. It could be you need a change in career. More likely it could mean you've simply lost touch with what energizes you about your role now. I know the...

Filed Under: ambition, Best Advice, best advice, motivation, procrastination