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Category: CONFIDENT


How to Push Back and Still be a Team Player


Because you’re an all-star, you probably have peers and colleagues come up to you all the time, asking for your expertise to solve a work problem.  After a while, that can get old.  The challenge is, as much as you want to be a go-to person and a team player, you have your own work […]

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How to Make Better Decisions at Work


Do you have a great idea that you are too scared to share?  Maybe you have an important decision to make, but you are gun shy to pull the trigger.  In this week’s video we break down 5 scientifically proven techniques to help you make better decisions at work no matter how big or small. […]

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4 Ways to Connect with Your New Boss


We’ve all had the experience of having a brand new boss.  There are so many “unknowns” about a new leader, it can be difficult to navigate the situation.  This week’s video makes the process easier for you.  Here are 4 quick and fairly easy ways to start building a great relationship with a new boss […]

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What to Talk About in your One-On-Ones


Have you ever had a one-on-one with your boss and had no idea what to talk about?  The key to having amazing one-on-ones is to discuss things OTHER than the regular to-dos on your list.   Don’t get me wrong, your boss needs to know you’re doing, so the status updates are fine to start […]

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Rebound from a Bad Work Decision


We’ve all made a bad decision that left us running for cover.  The good news is that making a mistake isn’t necessarily a career killer.  In this week’s video, we’ll discuss how you bounce back from a bad decision and emerge feeling confident and empowered. Leave a comment on the video and if you’re digging it, […]

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The Kindergarten Lesson that Can Help End Conflict


You’re about to disagree with your coworker on something they feel super passionate about.  As you prepare for the words to come out of your mouth, you’re bracing yourself for the inevitable pushback.  The pushback comes as a flurry of irritated expressions, frustrated sighs, aggressive tone and seemingly endless back and forth of reasons why […]

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When NOT to Give Feedback


I discuss feedback in my videos because it is so critical to your effectiveness at work. Today, I want to have a different conversation with you.  I want to talk about when it’s not best to give feedback.  In this week’s video, I share with you the times when it’s smarter to just let the feedback moment […]

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How to be Respected and Well Liked


I overheard a conversation between two women, one of whom asked, “How can I deal with the stigma of being hated if I want to be successful at work?”  Sigh…that question stings every time I hear it.  There’s quite a bit of research that details the challenges many women face when balancing likability and success.  […]

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Are you Aiming High Enough?


I attended a Women’s Leadership Summit recently and heard an awesome question from the audience: “How do I know if I’m setting my sights high enough?” Although the question wasn’t directed towards me, I immediately started scribbling down my response. LOL Since I didn’t get to share my answer on the stage, I’ll share it […]

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How to Quit with Class


Making the decision to leave your current employer can be tough, but don’t forget to consider HOW you leave. You want to do everything in your power to make sure you leave without burning a bridge.  Truth be told, some people may hold a grudge regardless, but maximize your chances for a positive relationship post […]

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