What is your brand? How do you differentiate yourself from your colleagues, so your unique strengths make you stand out? If you had a customized logo, what would it look like? What colors would your brand be? I recently facilitated two training sessions on professional branding for over ninety summer interns at Takeda Pharmaceuticals at [read more…]
Are you infusing your personal brand with purpose? Find out some takeaways from my recent Professional Branding training with Takeda in this video.
A client I worked with ten years ago recently reached out to me to share some challenging news. She was called into a conference room and informed that her position was being eliminated because of a recent merger and she would be let go. After she shared all the ugly details, I asked her if [read more…]
Career conversations are important, so important that you need to have them with your manager more than once per year! Find out some valuable tips for you in this video.
There were so many great takeaways from the Career Thought Leaders 2018 Conference in Madrid! Find out two valuable career tips for you in this video featuring my colleague from Spain, Maike Hennig.
May is one of those months I will remember forever! My book manuscript went to the publisher on May 18, but before that, I had an amazing trip to Barcelona with my husband and my first international speaking engagement in Madrid! I presented my Benatti Resiliency Model on May 1 at the Career Thought Leaders [read more…]
“According to many studies, the number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Could that be possible? That means to the average person, if you have to go to a funeral, you’re better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.” ~ Jerry Seinfeld Innovation is a strategy of my [read more…]
How are your listening skills? In this video, I share three effective strategies to be a better, more mindful listener. Do you have any listening strategies that you have found work well for you? Share them with me in the comments below.
One facet of the Self-Awareness strategy of my Benatti Resiliency Model is purpose. I ask all my clients to articulate their purpose because it provides them a framework for making better career decisions and enhancing their leadership. What is purpose? Webster’s dictionary defines purpose as “the reason for which something exists.” I define it as the contribution [read more…]
How intentional are you being? It can be difficult to stay positive day in and day out. Try giving yourself one intention question every morning and then remind yourself of the question throughout the day. Find out which questions I ask myself, to be my best self, in this video!