Career Advice

3 Necessary Strategies to Help You Master Any Interview

Do You Struggle With Interviews? 3 Necessary Strategies to Help You Master Any Interview There are numerous blogs discussing the art of interviewing, the do’s, the don’ts, the secrets, and so forth. While there are numerous resources (free and paid) on the internet, many people still struggle with the art of interviewing. Could it be that there are so many resources and information that candidates experience information overload and anxiety just by reviewing these resources?  A quick search on Google…

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Forced Into an Undesired Position? What to Do

Have you ever been forced into an undesired position either by a promotion, a lateral move, or a downgrade? Did this induce stress and anxiety or cause you to lose sleep? Lingering in this state and losing sleep for weeks on end is not beneficial to you, your family, or your employer. However, more often than not this happens because employers have needs and will make changes internally in order to fulfill their needs. Thankfully, there are certain strategies you…

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Use Your Voice to Advance Your Career Pt. 2 - the Where and What

Use your VOICE to Advance Your Career (Pt. 2) – The Where and What

The Where and What Using Your VOICE to Advance Your Career In a prior post – Use Your Voice to Advance Your Career, I discussed how powerful your voice can be to advance your career. I discussed how to use your voice by planting a seed and asking for help. Now, I will detail the how by discussing what to ask and where to seek help. Remember, put a voice to your goals and do not be afraid to ask for…

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Building Minds Forever TV Show

Building Minds Forever TV Interview on May 23, 2016

Building Minds Forever TV Show I was interviewed by Brandon Frame on May 23, 2016 for his Building Minds Forever TV Show. I was able to express my passion of helping others succeed in their careers. It was an honor to be interviewed and considered as an individual who is focused on shifting culture and building minds. TV Interview Link — Also available on Youtube

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Use your Voice to Advance your Career

Use your “VOICE” to Advance Your Career

Your voice is a powerful tool to advance your career. The words you speak have power because it represent your mindset. If you speak negatively, then your mind is only focus on the negativity, which leads to negative behavior. For example, if you tell others that you don’t qualify for a job, then your mind is focused on the negativity of your lack of qualifications instead of what you may be able to offer to the new job. Therefore, it…

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The necessity of fear in your career

The Necessity of Fear In Your Career

The Necessity of Fear In Your Career The best motivator for excellence is fear. When you are fearful this is an indication that you are embarking on something new. The absence of fear is the absence of change. Do not use fear as an excuse to remain stagnant in your career. Fear is so powerful that it holds most of us back. Have you ever wondered how some people are able to advance in their career and seem to have…

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Comfortable in Your Career? 4 Things to Do Now

Comfortable in Your Career? 4 Things To Do Now

Comfortable in Your Career? 4 Things to Do Now You may be comfortable in your career because your job is all you know and you are afraid to leave or you are happy with what you are doing and is not actively looking for the next opportunity. Either way, being comfortable while it is a good feeling can be a curse because remaining in one place can be your downfall and stall any potential growth and success. Therefore, do not…

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4 Tactics to Land Your First Leadership Position

4 Tactics to Land Your First Leadership Position

4 Tactics to Land Your First Leadership Position There isn’t a clear technique or a set of strategies that can guarantee you a leadership position. However, there are certain steps and strategies you can take to boost your chances of getting your first leadership position. Take ownership of your career No one has your absolute best interest at heart or knows exactly what you want other than yourself. Don’t wait for someone to claim a career for you. You have…

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Sponsor or a mentor

Should you have a sponsor or a mentor?

Should you have a sponsor or a mentor? For some, the term sponsor is a new term, however, the concept of a sponsor is not new. There are many articles circulating the internet about this term.In my book, Women in Government: 10 Key Strategies to Advance Your Career, I discuss this concept in great detail. A sponsor is needed in order to advance your career, while a mentor is there to instill hope, offer advice, and point you to the necessary resources…

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