How to find your next value-aligned executive role

how to ask the right questions at your next executive job interview

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. […]

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

how to find your next value-aligned executive role

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 […]

How to Feel More Fulfilled in Your Leadership Role

how to feel more fulfilled in your leadership role

How to Feel More Fulfilled in Your Leadership Role You were probably a shining star early in your career. Not only did you get your work done (on time and well), but you were proactive and curious. You asked good questions. You anticipated things and looked at the bigger picture. And you got a lot […]

Discovering her Ideal Career Pathway and Creating her Dream Role: Cindy’s Story

Cindy K discovering her ideal career pathway and creating her dream role

Discovering her Ideal Career Pathway and Creating her Dream Role: Cindy’s Story Cindy, Director of Interior Design, HOLT Architects I’ve been working at HOLT Architects in Ithaca since 1994. I studied interior design at Cornell, graduating in 1986 and went back to architecture school for my MA in Chicago. All through that time I worked […]

How to Change Careers Without Starting Over

How to change careers without starting over

How to Change Careers Without Starting Over Maybe you’re ready to change careers. You’ve been wanting it for a while. Maybe you’re in a role or industry that just doesn’t fit the life you want to live or your values. You’ve wanted to make a move for a while, but you’re feeling held back. → […]

How This Architect Started Working Less and Earning More: Stephanie’s Story

Stephanie working less and earning more

How This Architect Started Working Less and Earning More: Stephanie’s Story The pressure in Stephanie’s professional life was mounting in her role as an associate architect at a firm in Providence, RI. In her 32-hour position, she needed to join a lot of client calls and the work was unpredictable, leading to a lot of […]

3 Tips for Moving to a Smaller Company When Making a Job Change

Moving to a Smaller Company

3 Tips for Moving to a Smaller Company When Making a Job Change Does moving to a smaller company mean you have to take a pay cut? Ever felt like you’ve somehow ended up in a role that looks good on paper, but it’s not what you really want to do? Maybe you want to […]

Should You Stay or Go in Your Job? 5 Steps to Make a Decision

Should You Stay or Go in Your Job

Should You Stay or Go in Your Job? 5 Steps to Make a Decision Are you in a job where you don’t feel like you’re using your gifts?  Maybe you’re doing fine. Everyone says so from the outside. You’re even excelling in your role. But deep down inside you know you have more to offer. […]