How Being a Yes Woman Is Driving You To Burnout

being a yes woman is driving you to burnout

How Being a Yes Woman Is Driving You To Burnout Overworked women: You think you can’t say no, but you can. You think you can’t say no because… 💲In this economy you have to prove yourself ✔️And you boss is a demanding a**hole 🧹And your partner doesn’t do enough at home anyway… But NOT ONLY […]

Have You Considered: The One Question I Ask My Clients The Most

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Have You Considered: The One Question I Ask My Clients The Most Since I work with hundreds of women, I can tell you that a big part of my work is saying, “Have you considered this?“ For example, in a recent conversation with a client who wanted to make a switch towards more purposeful work, […]

One Simple Tool For Overcoming Overwhelm at Work as a Woman in Leadership

One Simple Tool For Overcoming Overwhelm at Work as a Woman in Leadership If you’re feeling overwhelmed and burned out in your leadership role, it might be that you have too many open loops. Open loops are things that aren’t finished, aren’t done. Are waiting on approval. Have been pushed off to be decided. You […]

My Mindset Trick for Achieving Big Goals

Mindset Trick for achieving big goals

My Mindset Trick for Achieving Big Goals For three years, I’ve had a daily phone reminder congratulating me on my future goal of owning a home—and just the other week, we finally closed on one! This is one of my “woo-woo” goal-setting habits. I set up a reminder of my goal—as if it has already […]

How to multiply your impact as a leader by doing less work

multiply your impact as a leader

How to multiply your impact as a leader by doing less work In the world of leadership, influence is the currency of success. True leaders understand that their ability to inspire and motivate others is far more valuable than their capacity to simply get things done. Yet, many high-achieving women struggle to relinquish control, fearing […]

How to find your next value-aligned executive role

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How to find your next value-aligned executive role I recently worked with a woman who was landing interviews for senior roles… and couldn’t move forward to the next step. When we looked into her situation we found this subtle dynamic: She wasn’t applying for roles at places that were really a values match for her. […]

Six Types of Burnout and Their Symptoms

Six types of burnout

Six Types of Burnout and Their Symptoms The other day I was reading the chapter on burnout in Liz Fosslien and Mollie West Duffy’s book Big Feelings. In the book, Duffy, who’s a high-achieving woman—she’s written two books, worked at IDEO and served as the Global Head of Learing and Development for a multinational design […]

Why You Need to Become an Executive Before You Have the Title

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Why You Need to Become an Executive Before you Have the Title You want more seniority. More salary. You want to be perceived as a leader. But you’re stalling out. You’re doing all the “right things” but it’s not leading anywhere. You want to be valued for the unique, varied background you have… but you […]

How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others and Find Your Career Success

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How To Stop Comparing Yourself To Others And Find Your Career Success Ever have a nagging sense that you’re falling behind in your career path? Find yourself watching others in your company or field, comparing your success to them—and then getting mad at yourself for it? Comparing yourself to others is a common feeling I […]