3 Myths About Going For Principal or Partner That You Need to Stop Believing

3 Myths about going for principal or partner

3 Myths About Going For Principal or Partner That You Need to Stop Believing I hear a lot of things from women who want to feel valued and recognized as leaders in their companies.   They’ve considered the possibility of becoming a partner or principal in their firm, but they don’t believe it’s achievable for […]

5 Simple Steps to Becoming a Principal or Partner in Your Firm

5 Steps to Becoming a Principal or Partner in Your Firm

5 Simple Steps to Becoming a Principal or Partner in Your Firm If you’re looking to make principal or partner in your firm, there are a few things you need to know…   First of all, you don’t even have to *absolutely* know that you want to be a principal to get started on the […]

Why It’s Great Being an Owner in Your Design Career

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Why It’s Great Being an Owner in Your Design Company We don’t talk about money very often openly in our society, and we don’t talk about what it’s like to be an owner in a company.   And one of the things we really don’t talk about?    How much more money you can make […]

This is What Career Resiliency Looks Like

This is what career resiliency looks like

This is What Career Resiliency Looks Like If 2020 (and 2021, too!) has been a tough year for you, you are not alone. Today I wanted to share a story of career resiliency from one of my clients—let’s call her Mika—who had a hard 2020 due to the pandemic. It’s not an easy story. But […]

4 Myths About Career Growth That Are Keeping You Stuck in a Job Rut

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4 Myths About Career Growth That Are Keeping You Stuck in a Job Rut I hear a lot of things from women who are feeling stuck in a career rut, and I wanted to take a moment to clear up a few of the biggest myths and misconceptions that I see about creative career growth: […]

Naome’s Story: How to Build Your Confidence and Go for Next Level Jobs

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Naome is a client of mine who started working with me before the coronavirus was a twinkle in anyone’s eye. She came to me with bruised confidence after being let go from a job she enjoyed. She was able to find a new job but it wasn’t something she loved. It didn’t feel like quite […]

How to Get a Promotion as a Designer (Even If You’ve Been Passed Over Before)

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How to Get a Promotion as a Designer (Even If You’ve Been Passed Over Before) Ever seen someone get a promotion and wonder, “How’d they get that?”  The path to advancement in design and the creative fields can be very mysterious and behind-the-scenes so it’s not always easy to figure out how to get chosen. […]