How My Favorite Spanish Saying Will Accelerate Your Career

Photo courtesy of Eileen Fink Jreige: Insta @eimfj No one can take away your experience. There’s a spanish saying I learned when I lived in Madrid: nadie me quita lo bailado. No one can take away what I’ve danced. Even when a manager, boss or colleague refuses to acknowledge your experience, achievements, or…

Let’s change the way we think about “Phoning it in”

Remember when phoning it in was a bad thing? I got to thinking about the phrase, and where it came from, and what it meant. I’m pretty sure it meant that if someone was “phoning” into a meeting, they weren’t as present and interested and engaged as someone who was actually “AT” the…

How do I know if a Company is the Right Culture for Me?

Most job seekers approach the interview all wrong.  You might be one of them. Do you focus on getting the interviewer to like you, instead of figuring out whether the opportunity is the right FIT for you?    Fit is about the job you’ll do and the culture you’ll be in. Of course you…

Ask Suzanne: How do I get promoted when people only see me as an assistant?

From Mary, a reader:  I was recently laid off in May. For the past 4 years I’ve been working as an assistant in entertainment, but what I am quickly realizing is that being an assistant is often a trap – a trap of no upper mobility. For my job search, I’m looking to…

Our Definition of Job Search “Success” is Wrong (and it’s Hurting Your Career)

As you search for a new job, you’ve probably experienced the flash of failure that comes with not getting called for the interview, not getting called back, or not getting the offer. You’ve probably thought: I’m failing at this because I STILL haven’t found a new job. The only problem? That thought is…

Bystanders Have the Power to Create Change: THIS is How to Be an Ally at Work

A lot of people are talking about how Amy Cooper is a jerk.  I had to check myself the other day on this very point. Why? Because I simply stopped with that one thought. Amy Cooper is a jerk.  OK, that’s not entirely true, I went one step further. Amy Cooper is a…

Pix11 News – Job Search During the Pandemic

I was recently featured as a job search expert on Pix11 News with Monica Morales. Read the highlights of my interview below or click on the video to watch the full segment! Monica Morales (00:05): Hi, everybody. We are coming to you live from New York city from my bedroom. And I’m so…

This is What’s Keeping You Stuck at Work… and How to Change it

I see you, hardworking, ambitious professional. I see you banging your head against your desk because you’re working your tail off, and no one seems to notice.  Your boss barely realizes what you do, your colleagues are unreliable, and that promotion you’re angling for seems like it’s light-years away.  So you grit your…

Career Opportunities in the Wake of COVID19: A Leveled Playing Field

Career Opportunities in the Wake of COVID19: A Leveled Playing Field We’re in a jarring, disorienting time — perhaps the most jarring since WWII —  and there’s no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting the professional landscape. The long-term impact will permanently change how we compete for jobs. But here’s what you…

The New ABnormal: why is working from home so hard?

Today marks the second full week of work from home for many of us, and what a week it’s been! Working from home is hard, for everyone. It’s so hard. And it’s a learned skill – so all those experts out there telling you exactly what to do? They’ve been at it for…

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This free (and highly detailed) cheat sheet will give you the 3 Keys to Exceptional Career Growth, along with a worksheet to help you determine your best next step. 

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