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...
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...
Cake, Tattoos and Hidden Psychology about Settling

Cake, Tattoos and Hidden Psychology about Settling

I got this email the other day from one of our Career Change Bootcamp students. Arguably my favorite part of your coaching and team is the “and” thinking. I’ve been raving to my family about it because it’s changed my life. Thank you! Maybe too much information but I...
How Career Change at 20 is Different than 30 (or even 40 and 50)

How Career Change at 20 is Different than 30 (or even 40 and 50)

I think one of most interesting pieces of human nature and psychology is that we all drastically overestimate how unique our situations really are. We’re biased to think that *our* situation is special and the most challenging set of circumstances. We see this every...
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...
The Number 1 Way to Land Your Dream Career? Have Confidence.

The Number 1 Way to Land Your Dream Career? Have Confidence.

How many times have you thought to yourself while sitting at your desk, “Is this really it?” Maybe you really enjoyed your job when you started…four years ago. But now, you stroll into work each morning disengaged and hopeless. You wonder if there’s anything...
How to avoid taking career risks by designing experiments

How to avoid taking career risks by designing experiments

  Human beings are designed to want reassurance. Consequently most of us aren’t particularly excited about taking career risks. If we’re going to make a career change we want to know that we don’t have to “start over” or if we’re going to take the time and effort...