Pam kicked off our call with a confession, and she didn’t hold back: “I have no idea how to stay focused. I’m just not motivated.” She continued, “I feel pulled in different directions. I don’t know what to focus on. I’ll never get it all done and want to give up.” What Pam was feeling […]
Your eyes are fine. Yes, I’m writing about the gifts of imposter syndrome, and I know just how crazy that sounds. My clients share a common goal: to “cure” their imposter syndrome as quickly as possible. I suggest a different approach. Learn to make peace with it. One of my favorite books is The Gifts
Does it feel impossible to stop worrying about work? Tell me if this sounds familiar. Day in and day out, you’re inundated with unhelpful thoughts like, That voice is your inner critic. And, work anxiety or work-related stress, organizational changes, demanding projects, new leadership, and burnout at work all dial our inner critic up to
Confident decision making is a skill. Like any other skill, you can improve with time and practice. But it only works if you practice effectively. Your future is not a piñata. Taking random swings at life won’t get you anywhere. To make confident decisions, you need clarity and a plan. You need to act intentionally.
I’m guessing you wouldn’t be reading this right now if you weren’t wondering whether it’s time to hire a career coach. Struggling with this decision is understandable because there are many factors to consider. Things like, is a career coach worth the investment? What if you don’t have the time or capacity to work with