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How Picturing the Worst Case Scenario Can Help You Achieve Your Career Goals

One of my most important jobs as a career coach is to ask good questions. I have a lot of questions in my tool kit, but one of my favorites might surprise you. “What’s the worst case scenario?” Sure, this Read more…


How to Answer “Tell me about Yourself” in an Interview: Knock This Interview Question Out of the Park!

How to answer tell me about yourself in an interview. Knock this interview question out of the park!

Tell me about yourself! No, seriously. Tell me ALL about yourself. I’m super curious and nosy and want to know your hopes, dreams, and family history. But your interviewer might want to know something a little more specific about how Read more…


5 Interview Tips You Wouldn’t Expect (But Won’t Forget) from Flying a Kite

As a career coach, I find that my natural inclination is to find the career and professional development lessons in every activity. As a humor enthusiast, I like to mock myself for being such a nerd about it. But the Read more…


10 Career and Job Search Websites Moms Returning to Work Need to Know

Mom on the phone at the computer with two young girls. Websites moms returning to work need to know.

For moms going back to work after spending time away from the workforce, the insecurity, the excitement, the anxiety, and the fear is real. Will my skills translate to working outside the home after being away from the workforce for Read more…


Simple 1 Minute Changes to Help You Achieve Your Career Goals

I left my one year old unsupervised for one minute and came back to find every Ziplock bag we owned strewn about on the kitchen floor. It was honestly kind of impressive. I mean… how? How is that even possible Read more…


7 Uber Drivers Share Career & Life Lessons for Happiness and Success

I don’t travel for work often, which suits me just fine. As a working mom and homebody I enjoy doing my thing at the office but also getting back to the homestead for dinner. But I have a couple work Read more…


The Working Mom Life of The Mom at Law – Q&A with Candace Alnaji

Do you remember the many scenes in How I Met Your Mother during which Marshall makes a good to mediocre argument about something not at all law related and says “lawyered.” It almost made me want to go to law Read more…