Career Coaching & Career Advice Blog


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a successful and fulfilling career journey.

30+ Inspirational Quotes for Career & Life Success


"A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do."
- Walter Gagehot

"Do not follow where the path may lead.
Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
- Unknown

"Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go."
- William Feather

"There is no future in any job. The future lies in the man who holds the job."
- George Crane

"A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does …

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Getting personal...

One of the powerful things about blogs is that their very nature encourages we authors to share what is going on in our lives, professionally and personally.

I am often guilty of editing myself when it comes to posting on my site, but many readers and coaching clients have let me know that the value they receive from me is in large part made up of my personal experiences - both the successes and failures.

So, I remind myself to get personal.

Which is a neat segue to how I am feeling today. Running …

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Are You Engaged?

How to make your work compelling

You need to be aware of a significant career management danger. In this tough economy and job market, your professional expectations may be unmet. Whether it is job satisfaction, career development or job search success, things may not be going your way. When this happens, there is a natural tendency to disengage, to unplug. You go through the motions, but part of your mind is elsewhere, unfocussed.

You can instantly recognize people who are fully engaged. They are…

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