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22 11, 2016

Challenge: Boost your Career with Diet, Exercise & Sleep

By | November 22nd, 2016|Performance|0 Comments

I'm not a nutritionist, health trainer or sleep expert but I have a story from a client about a big transformation he made recently. -Coach Wolfgang I enjoy being productive and want to improve my output. Part of me thinks that I'm somehow addicted to some chemical my brain releases while I'm working and being [...]

14 11, 2016

7 CV secrets every college senior needs to know

By | November 14th, 2016|Job Search, Resume|0 Comments

This is a fantastic list of tips for recent grads to apply to their CV! Thanks to Kate Maurice for sharing. -Coach Wolfgang Teenage period and then studentship are the most challenging stages in our lives. Being a teenager, your main task is to study well and survive these years unscathed. Being a student, your [...]

7 11, 2016

Engage the Being & Doing to Make a Career Change

By | November 7th, 2016|Career Change, Career Counseling|0 Comments

As humans, we constantly strive to balance our two states – the being and doing. The Being is who you are and includes self-reflection and developing awareness of yourself, your thought patterns, behaviors, etc. The Doing is what you do and includes the actions you take and the plans you put in place, etc. Personal [...]

29 10, 2016

Do short-term jobs help or hinder long-term career goals?

By | October 29th, 2016|Career Change, Career Management, Job Search|0 Comments

Many of the individuals I meet with are not engaged in their current career. They are looking for a new path, a new organization or even a new perspective. Oftentimes during the course of our work together, there comes a time, when the question of a band-aid approach comes up. Should they take a new [...]

18 10, 2016

Leadership Development at the Growth Edge

By | October 18th, 2016|Career Change, Career Coaching, Career Counseling|0 Comments

As a coach, I regularly work with a coach myself for personal and professional development. We are currently working on a specific area of executive development for me. As we were talking about that specific area last week, I had the 'aha moment' when I realized the past behaviors I utilized in this specific area [...]

13 10, 2016

Top 10 eLearning Tool Trending Right Now

By | October 13th, 2016|Career Change, Career Management|0 Comments

eLearning is dramatically changing the way we develop career skills. Thanks to Vera Reed for keeping us up-to-date with her guest post. - Amy If you want to stay up-to-date on your eLearning strategy, it is essential to look at what’s trending. Examining the technology trends across different industries will help you get a better [...]

7 10, 2016

Shouldn’t I just be happy

By | October 7th, 2016|Career Change|0 Comments

Some of my clients are almost apologetic when they present their concerns to me. It sounds something like this: "I don’t know what I have to complain about, my job offers me... a good salary, flexibility, challenging opportunities, etc." "Most of my friends don’t have these opportunities, and would love a job with... my flexible [...]

21 09, 2016

Don’t be late for your interview

By | September 21st, 2016|Job Interview, Networking|0 Comments

Just a funny interviewing story from a client. We all have to laugh at ourselves sometimes. Thought you'd like it. Have a great day! - Coach Wolfgang I had plenty of time to get to my interview... or so I thought. The office was downtown - that shouldn't have been a problem! The traffic was [...]

14 09, 2016

Startup Ideas to Beat the 800 Pound Gorilla

By | September 14th, 2016|Performance|0 Comments

Guest blog with encouraging advice for startups battling an industry incumbent. - Coach Wolfgang Startups and small companies often talk about competing against the "big fish" in their industry - otherwise knows as the "800 lb gorilla." Well, I work for one of those 800 lb. gorillas, and I see everyday how we can (and do) [...]

5 09, 2016

Should You Say ‘No’ to Your Boss?

By | September 5th, 2016|Career Counseling, Motivation, Performance|0 Comments

I was having dinner with a bunch of friends and experienced this. Thought I'd share the story as well as one of the insights it gave me. – Coach Wolfgang A few years ago, I was at an outdoor restaurant having dinner with friends visiting from out of town. The sun was beginning to set [...]