Turn Your Career Questions into a Project

If you were to turn your career questions and dilemmas into a project and give that project a name, what would it be?

Hear about my “Radius Project” and perhaps glean some ideas for a new approach to your career questions in video #12 of my Thursday Career Tip series:

Thursday “Career Tip” Video Series

I’ve started another series of short videos that I record live on Facebook on Thursdays at 12 EDT. You can join me there live, if you like, or watch later, or wait for a few to appear here. (I also share these videos to my LinkedIn page occasionally.) Soon the videos will be hosted on my career resource website, The Career Possibility Studio, but it’s not quite ready to launch yet.

I share resources, tools, and book reviews, and also have a once per month short Q&A session.

Here’s a recent one to view:

Strategies to Manage the Overwhelm of a Busy Life

I’ve launched a new online course with my colleague Linda Mackay called The Sustainable Life: Strategies to Manage the Overwhelm of a Busy life.

Through this 4-week online course we’re offering resources and practical steps to get off the treadmill of over-busyness and find new ways to create a more manageable pace of life. This e-course is based on a workshop that Linda and I offered in-person locally and we believe the opportunity for reflection, experimental action, and discussion will also be supportive in an online format for a wider audience, wherever you are.

Please take a look at the information and registration page, including our short video there. Might this course be what you need to stop running and to find more calm and joy in your day to day life?

The e-course starts on March 30th and includes new modules every Friday for 4 weeks with:
– video presentations for each topic
– short reading materials
– reflection worksheets
– resource links and lists
– a live Q&A webinar in week #3, and access to the webinar recording
– an online discussion forum just for course participants
– access to all the materials on the course platform for 8 weeks

If you register by March 21st you will also receive BONUSES:
– a pre-course live webinar on March 28th exploring willpower and motivation
– access to a recording of the pre-course webinar
– a willpower and motivation worksheet with prompting questions for reflection
– an annotated version of the resource list for the course with 20 book and web resources

See all the details on the information and registration page.

Latest Career Action Plan E-Course starts Oct. 20

You are invited to join my 6-week online course for career energy and action! It starts October 20, 2017.

Please take a look at all the details on the course registration page.

Watch soon too for the full launch of the Career Possibility Studio (the platform for this latest course) — it’s a growing library of free career resources plus occasional courses and 5-day career challenges.


10 of My Favourite Career Books

This month marks 10 years since I took the leap into entrepreneurship and started seeing career counselling clients as a private practice business! To celebrate, I am sharing some “top 10 lists” and other 10-themed resources for anyone giving more attention to their career needs or seeking more career satisfaction. Check out all the posts here.


My child is a high school senior. What help is there for college and university decisions?

This is the time of year when I get lots of e-mail messages from parents asking if I work with high school students. I don’t as I’ve found I work better with people who have at least a few years of work experience, but I do know some good starting points to help young people on their way to sound decisions for the next stage of their lives.