Tag Archives: compromise

Career Resilience 12: Make the Move Checklist

07 Dec
make the move

Make the Move Checklist So now we’re all set to make the move. We’ve decided that our time at the current job is over. We’ve learned all we can learn, we’ve grown there as much as we’re going to  and we’ve tolerated as much as we’re going to take. So, let’s go! But we’re not …

Career Resilience 9: Should I quit?

11 Oct
Should I quit

Career Resilience 9: Should I quit? We’ve all had that feeling, like we can’t handle this anymore, and we begin to think of jumping ship. Perversely, that’s precisely the point NOT to jump anywhere. Remember the old adage ‘Act in haste, repent at leisure’. Instead, that’s the time we should step back and consider what’s …

Career Resilience 6: Get Value from Work

10 May
Should I quit

Career resilience 6: Get value from work Value, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder. In previous articles we’ve looked at how careers can be linear or non-linear, how to give value to work and how to build value in our networks. In this article we will explore ways to extract value from …

Career Resilience 5: Network Value

01 May
Career Resilience: Colleagues Bottom Line

Career Resilience 5: Network Value Colleagues’ Bottom Line In this article we’ll look at the concepts developing of  career resilience  through adding networking value to our Colleagues Bottom Line. If colleagues see value in knowing us, they will support us  and build our career resilience without even knowing they’re doing it. Becoming invaluable in their working lives …

15-Minute Strategy: Perfectionism & Taking Imperfect Action

07 Apr

  Perfectionism: If you’re anything like me, we’ve lived with things in total disarray for so long that we’ve kind of got used to chaos. And we tell ourselves that if we’re going to fix things this time, we’ve got to make it ‘right’. “No point in doing a half-baked job of fixing this”, we tell …