Women in Leadership Face More Impostor Syndrome
75% of executive women have struggled with imposter syndrome. If you do too, here’s how to bounce back into your power.
Why Being Allowed to Waste is so Important When Investing in Ourselves and Our Careers
We hate waste. We think we’re failures when we start something and don’t finish. But the truth is waste is part of the process.
How a Scarcity Mindset Led Me Here and Why I’m Leaving it Behind
While some people’s scarcity mentality causes them to get overwhelmed and stuck in inaction, my inner poor kid insists on action.
How to Land Your Dream Role Even if You’re Worried You’re Too Old or Too Experienced
How to Land Your Dream Role Even if You Think You’re Too Old or Too Experienced If you’re older and are looking for a job, or have even been laid off, you might worry that you’re too experienced for the roles you want. This just happened to someone I know! She’d had a long, high-value […]
3 Myths About Going For Principal or Partner That You Need to Stop Believing
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 […]
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 […]
How to Host a Virtual Dance Party
And creating the creativity you want to experience. This year, during the height of COVID I was living in the epicenter – in New Yok City. All around the city at 7pm people would open their windows and break into applause to the essential workers who were coming off of there shifts. I’d been thinking […]
4 Myths About Career Growth That Are Keeping You Stuck in a Job Rut
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: […]
The Roller Coaster Effect: Why Women Say No to the Opportunities They’ve Attracted
The Roller Coaster Effect: Why Women Say No to the Opportunities They’ve Attracted I’ve seen this dynamic in many of the women I’ve coached where they get clear on something they want, and then it walks into their life, and all of a sudden, they freeze up, get scared, and think I’m not ready. This […]
Go Your Own Way: How To Use Touchpoints To Silence Your Inner Critic and Find Your Own Path To Success.
Go Your Own Way: How to Use Touchpoints to Silence Your Inner Critic and Find Your Own Path to Success “You just make everything really complicated,” Frank told me. Frank was my ‘buttmate.’ And no, that’s not as racy as it seems—your ‘buttmate’ in design school is the person you sit ‘butt to butt’ with […]