When Legal Meetings with Jay-Z Don’t Bring Fulfillment

When Legal Meetings with Jay-Z Don’t Bring Fulfillment

Ball with Allen Iverson, Movie-making with Hollywood Elite, and Signing Contracts with Jay-Z   My friend Mo claims he’s worked a lot of dream jobs in his lifetime. In his first role post-college—at Reebok HQ—he spent his time playing company basketball games at...
Live Coaching Call: What to Do When You’ve Outgrown Your Company

Live Coaching Call: What to Do When You’ve Outgrown Your Company

Have you ever watched the show Suits? Surely you heard mention of this USA Network series in the midst of the Royal Wedding this past May. Infamous royal Meghan Markle played the role of Rachel Zane in this drama about a New York-based corporate law firm. The two main...

how top performers ask for help

We’ve observed over the years that Top Performers ask for help completely differently than other people. They do it in a way that causes their boss to love them, friends to always want to help, and colleagues to enjoy lending a hand. What is this massive difference in...
How to Turn a Hobby You Love Into Your Full-time Role

How to Turn a Hobby You Love Into Your Full-time Role

A New 80/20 Rule   Did you know Google gives its employees 20% of work time to pursue their own passion projects? Sounds pretty great, doesn’t it? Google employees get an entire day per week to: focus on work they are intrinsically motivated toward collaborate...
Six Figure VP to $0: When You’ve Had Success, Now You Don’t

Six Figure VP to $0: When You’ve Had Success, Now You Don’t

Robert was in a VP level role, earning great money and enjoying life and work. He was well known around his industry. He was great at what he did.   Things were pretty good overall… Until they weren’t! Robert got laid off. No big deal right. A great opportunity to...
Mini Guide: Do you really even need a resume?

Mini Guide: Do you really even need a resume?

Why do you need a resume in the first place? Most people never ask this question… They just assume the answer is obvious. But if you really evaluate the question the answers that most people give don’t really hold up. Here are many of the answers that have been thrown...
What Actually Happens When You Work With A Career Coach

What Actually Happens When You Work With A Career Coach

Take a step back, and think about your last 3 days at work. Try to answer this question: How have you spent the majority of your time? Maybe you’ve been frustrated with your co-workers. Or maybe, you’re stressed out that your calendar is filled with pointless...
I Want to Create a Life for Myself Not Just a Job

I Want to Create a Life for Myself Not Just a Job

Think back to the day of your high school graduation. Remember the heat. Remember the squirming. Remember the excitement to get out of that place, and move on to something better. But, for a second think back to the speeches that day. Whether it was your Principal or...