Peyton Manning, Humility and Career Success

Members of my career mentoring site have often heard me extol the virtues of humility.   One of my most repinned Pinterest pins says, "humility truly is a virtue. Successful people are confident but humble." Successful people are confident -- and that ... [Continue Reading]

Don’t Quit Your Day Dream

The Muse is one of my favorite career sites.  The always post interesting, inspiring and fun information that can help you create the life and career success you deserve.  The other day, they did a post that had nine inspirational posters that you can ... [Continue Reading]

Three Things You Have To Do To Build a Great Career — and Three Things To Avoid

Periodically I do interviews with senior executives and post them in the premium section of my career mentoring site.  A while back, I interviewed R J Lewis, CEO of eHealthcare Solutions.  During our conversation he mentioned that in his company they have a ... [Continue Reading]

Compete Only With Yourself

Spring is just around the corner.  It’s time for me to get back on my bike.  But every Spring when I get out on my bicycle it’s the same old story.  I don’t go as fast as I did when I put my bike away for the winter.  People pass me.  I used to get frustrated ... [Continue Reading]

What to Look for in a Mentor

Ilene Gordon is the Chairman, President and CEO of Ingredion, a company that provides ingredients to food companies.  Recently, I read an interview in which she gave her three best pieces of career advice… International assignments put you on the fast ... [Continue Reading]

TOMA and the Super Bowl

Members of my career mentoring site know that I believe TOMA (Top Of Mind Awareness) is an important attribute of career success. The other day, I read an article about Shiloh Keo, a Denver Broncos player that really drives home this point. Shiloh Keo was ... [Continue Reading]

The Biggest Workplace Trends for 2016

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Desperation Doesn’t Work in Dating — Nor in Job Interviewing

My friends at The Muse always have very interesting content on jobs and job searching.  Their recent article about problems you cause for yourself in an interview is a great example.  You can check it out here. I really like the first problem -- you're ... [Continue Reading]

How to Create a Successful Career Growth Plan

Here's another great guest post.  It's from Any Bell, an everyday learner and editor at Tutoring help. Enjoy... Ways to Create a Successful Career Growth Plan  Career opportunities are everywhere and if you work hard enough, you can climb the ... [Continue Reading]

Without Fail: Examples of Famous People Failing

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