Category Personal Barriers
Helping job seekers identify and overcome personal barriers to landing jobs and moving their careers forward.
We are all familiar with the hero’s journey. In a nutshell, a hero’s journey is about conquering our fears and overcoming incredible obstacles to go in search of something rare and wonderful. It is the archetype of most movies because we never tire of watching ordinary people do the extra-ordinary. As a career counselor, I
Whether you realize it or not, you are always “on.” People are reading you, sensing you, feeling you. And, based on how you make them feel, they will either lean in or back away. It’s human nature. We are constantly being reminded of the importance of networking. Making connections and building relationships is the single
I am not referring to the discomfort of sitting in non-ergonomic chair for too many hours each day. Although physical pain associated with our jobs is an important issue, what I am talking about here are the deeper psychological wounds that we suffer at work. We suffer when we are laid off, fired, or even