Are there particular colors to wear that are more powerful than others? All colors send a message and it’s important to consider this when choosing what to wear. For women, the most powerful colors are red and black. Red helps you stand out (whether in a crowd or on a stage) and black is dramatic. […]
When job security is uncertain, one of the biggest causes of stress and anxiety (besides potential job loss) is the prospect of beginning a job search. If you’ve been with the same company for a long time, haven’t looked for a job in years or landed previous roles by reputation or recommendation (i.e., without looking), you […]
What are some tricks to combat nerves right before giving a presentation? There are 2 ways to combat nervousness before speaking: mindset and skill set. Mindset Begin by programming your mind for positivity and success. Create a positive affirmation, such as, I am confident. I’ve got this. I’m the expert. Say it out loud. Visualize […]
A strong profile is critical to driving visibility on LinkedIn, but a profile alone won’t drive awareness, network growth or the kind of engagement that strengthens your personal brand and takes it to the next level. Thoughtful and strategic participation is essential. Instead of posting incessantly or “Liking” everything in your feed, invite people to […]
The video above was recorded in late 2020, as a way of revisiting the original interview but through the new lens of balancing responsibilities during the pandemic. The Q & A below come from the original interview, which was conducted in 2019.