Reclaiming Confidence

How to Negotiate the Impossible

How to Negotiate the Impossible

A new job leads to a dramatic ultimatum and a surprising outcome. A client negotiates an impossible situation and wins her boss’s respect in the process.

7 Habits of Highly Effective Career Changers

7 Habits of Highly Effective Career Changers

How to stay motivated (and sane) when your career change takes longer than expected, according to those who have successfully done it.

Play Bigger In Your Career Without Taking Outsized Risk

Play Bigger In Your Career Without Taking Outsized Risk

Somewhere along the line, we replace our childlike sense of curiosity and imagination with fear and self-consciousness. We defer to our “rational” brains. We make ourselves small. We hide. Let’s try something different. Something that requires us only to show up fully and have fun.

3 Ways Savvy Women Talk Up Their Successes Without Bragging

3 Ways Savvy Women Talk Up Their Successes Without Bragging

Talking about yourself is not a topic to be avoided but a skill to be mastered. Here are 3 ways to talk yourself up with authenticity, conviction, and ease.

Don’t Give Fear a Leading Role In Your Career: 5 Tips For Millennial Women

Don’t Give Fear a Leading Role In Your Career: 5 Tips For Millennial Women

Because of movies, we know that fear protects us from dangerous threats like sharks, bears, and summer camp. Because of science, we know that fear is freakin' exhausting and holds us back from the really good stuff in our career. 5 tips to help you work through it.