Category Archives: Career Change

What Hurricane Irene can teach us about finding a job

Living without electricity for a week, due to Hurricane Irene, proved to be more stressful and exhausting than I would have thought. Being the eternal optimist, I neglected to prepare for the storm with the sense of fear and intensity … Continue reading

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Bigger Kids, Bigger Problems: Why I Help High School and College Students Find Their Next Step

Have you ever heard the phrase, “Bigger kids, bigger problems”? It seems like just yesterday the problems I faced as a mother were so simple in comparison to the issues of a mom with kids in college and the real … Continue reading

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Meet an empty nester learning a new language: Social Media

I am a 52-year-old woman, an empty nester embarked on my own Next Step, trying to learn a new language; it is called SOCIAL MEDIA. I might as well be learning Greek, because it certainly seems like Greek to me! … Continue reading

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Watch for the signs

Are you wishing for something different: a job, a new career, a new direction, or a way to fill the time and space when your nest empties out? You never know when someone or something will impact your future. It … Continue reading

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A Good Laugh

What’s better than a good laugh? If we could schedule laughter into our day don’t you think the world would be a happier place? Sometimes it is easy to forget to laugh. We may be worrying about finding a job, … Continue reading

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You Will Be Okay

Not sure where life is taking you? Can’t figure out what you want to be when you grow up? Is it time for a career change? Is your nest empty and you need to find direction in your life? Are … Continue reading

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Let yourself go

Just for one moment, let yourself go. Close your eyes, take a deep breath, and then open your mind, open your heart, and imagine your ideal life. Don’t think about how you might ever be able to get to that … Continue reading

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The First Step Is Always the Hardest

Are you looking to make a change? Are you feeling you might need some guidance, some assistance, and some emotional support? If you are considering making a change in your life it is quite likely that you would benefit from … Continue reading

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What do you want to be when you grow up?

Do you remember the first time someone asked you “what do you want to be when you grow up?” This is a pretty standard question that most children encounter at a very early age. Usually so early that they are … Continue reading

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