Tag Archives: opportunities

How to Ask for Anything…And Get It

Likability Matters :”It’s not necessarily what you say, but how you say it. If I like how someone is speaking to me, it makes it easier to hear them. And what you want is to be heard.” -Marcia Cole, CEO … Continue reading

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Visionary Standpoint

What advice do you have for women who’ve been laid off?  Determine what’s going to work best for you in the long term, not what’s working for you right now. From a visionary standpoint, start thinking of where you want … Continue reading

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Idea Party

When you gather people at a party where the goal is asking your dream reality something amazing happens Go broad – ideas flow from unexpected places, so don’t worry about crafting a perfectly calibrated guest list or balancing out the … Continue reading

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The Network

Aim to send one email or social message every week  to someone on the edge of your network, meaning a former colleague or a friend of a friend, You’ll kick off conversations with people who may eventually lead you to … Continue reading

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Education vs. Skills

People automatically assume that in order to change jobs or careers they need additional education. That is not always the case…. Many of us have skills and experiences that are applicable to a myriad of opportunities successfully master an interview, … Continue reading

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