Insight

Articles and items that caught our eye. No Time to Think, NY Times, July 25, by Kate Murphy Seven Signs You’re Wasting Your Talent, LinkedIn, July 12, by Liz Ryan Dying to Work..., TLNT, April 24, by Robin Hardman 8 Women Entrepreneurs…,Fast Company, July...

Love Hard or Go Home

I chuckle as I write that subject line, but it seems to encompass what I’m wanting to share today. By the way, I never know what I’m going to write until I sit to write. Sometimes I stare at the screen, leave and come back…and sometimes it just...

Opportunities

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Being Organic

Many times, I have heard Carol describe our approach as “organic”. I’ve heard myself use this word when introducing someone new to Centerpoint, that we provide “career counseling with a holistic…or an organic…twist”. I love...

Walking that Tight Rope?

Last month I talked a lot about success, and defining your own version of success. This month it makes sense to touch on the art of balance, because it seems the two go hand in hand. If you are trying to function in the guidelines of someone else’s success, you...

Define Success

During my major career transition in 2012 (was that really two years ago!?), there was one lesson that seemed to eclipse all others. It was this realization that took the longest to arrive to, but had the most impact once I got there. The simple question: “what...

Daily Gratitude

  It’s quite common to be overwhelmed with the word “grateful”, or “thankful” this time of year. We suddenly remember to stop and notice our blessings, and to share with everyone how fortunate we are. I see daily posts on Facebook...

Make Believe

Why is it so hard for us to make believe? To dream? To take those negative, doubtful voices and “put them on the shelf”, in order to listen to those desires? What happens to us? Well, we all know the answer to that one…life. Becoming an...

Leaving the Corporate World

By now, most of you know my story. Fourteen years in the hospitality industry, the last few of which were in high-level management. As a Department Head, I was responsible for…well everything. I worked for three different corporate brands in my career and with every...