My book, “Career ReCharge: Five Strategies to Boost Resilience and Beat Burnout” is here! In this video, my client, Jose, (who is also featured in my book) shares how the Benatti Resiliency Model has made a difference in his career.
Have you ever said yes to taking on a new project, having no idea it was going to take way more time and energy than you ever imagined? Have you ever planned a vacation with limited time to research with the hope that it would be worth it? I can check the Yes box for [read more…]
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…]
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.
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.
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!
Resolutions—bah humbug! It drives me crazy that people insist on making New Year’s resolutions on January 1 after one of the most exhausting and busy times of the year. Bad timing is just one of the reasons research shows that 80% of New Year’s resolutions will not come to fruition. January should be a time [read more…]
People come into our lives at different times. We appreciate them but seldom celebrate them during their lives. I recently lost my coach Pat Schuler who passed away from a sudden illness. She was a friend and mentor for almost ten years. When she presented at a Career Coaching Conference in 2008, I knew that [read more…]
A note from Beth: It is exciting to feature my friend and colleague as a guest writer on my blog. Like me, Ed is a leadership coach and we have had the opportunity to collaborate on facilitating many leadership training sessions. I am proud to announce that Ed’s book, Raising Your Visibility and Value, came out [read more…]