As we kick off a new year, it is the perfect time to reflect and plan on how you will make 2019 your best year yet. I can help by providing you with three practical strategies that you can put into action immediately to move one step closer to becoming the most productive and fulfilled person you know in 2019. How, you might ask? FOCUS!! Establishing clear goals and priorities, mastering your success mindset, and optimizing your energy – These three practical strategies will help you operate at peak performance with a high level of fulfillment. Let's dive a little deeper into each.
Do you have a workplace troll that is actively trying to bring you down and prevent your growth? They can be nasty, frustrating and, unnecessarily suck energy from you but there are ways to crush them. In this article we review some strategies that you can use to power through interactions with trolls and reduce the impact they have on your health, happiness and career.
To make your search for networking organizations and events a little easier, we have listed 10 must-follow Women’s Leadership and Networking Organizations that we strongly believe can help you broaden your knowledge, build your tribe and reach your goals.
We all live busy lives and it can be difficult to find the time and energy required to build a career while balancing the responsibilities of everyday life. When you analyze and measure the effectiveness of how you are spending your time, it becomes easier to identify where you can make small changes to help bring you closer to your goals and dreams. In completing the exercise included in this article, you will start to get ruthlessly clear about your priorities and identify the areas in your life that you should give more and less of your attention, energy, and time.
Taking the time to enhance your competitive edge can be one of the most important and worthwhile things you can do for your professional career. The truth is, few people actually take the time to think and strategize on how to differentiate themselves and increase their value. Instead, they let their career play out by passive default and are surprised when they are not where they want to be. Follow the five steps included in this article to take action today towards optimizing your competitive edge and proactively design your future.
A competitive edge is a set of intentional skills and attributes that when developed leads an individual to achieve high performance, differentiation from peers and accelerated career progression. We informally asked women and men in senior leadership positions (Director and above) to define the skills and attributes that people with a competitive edge possess. Common trends emerged in their responses which we have summarized to provide insight into some of the key characteristics to master when enhancing your competitive edge.