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  It was a freezing cold weekday night and I found myself at dinner with about a dozen incredible people. As I looked around the table, I really couldn’t comprehend that they all worked in one place; and that I was about to start a journey working with them. Normally I might be in a […]

Yes, I know I’m a career coach. I should be super concerned with your resume! Here’s the thing people: It’s 2015. You can find out the goods digitally about someone in three seconds and in a much more condensed way than just five years ago. You’ve got to train your mind out of the “I […]

If you scroll through Facebook this past week, you can’t see enough complaints about having to be back in work mode after the holidays. It’s a phenomenon that the world seems to go to sleep for a few weeks as the year ends. It’s kind of a soft pause where we are given the opportunity […]

Think of the best wedding you’ve ever been too. Imagine the original food, the unique design, the flowers you’ve never quite seen at another affair. Something about it is just different than your average tango with a slice of filet mignon and a piece of rubber chicken. You arrive home and gleefully post your pictures […]

Picture it: Pace University marketing class just at the turn of the 21st century. Two hopeful young women meet and say “Someday we will do something together.” Meet Marin Milio and April Bukofser. While adventuring through the industries of TV production, event planning, sports marketing, advertising, start-ups, design, publishing, and a hedge fund firm, the […]

Change freaks people out. It just does. Career change is not about changing jobs. Similar to how losing weight is not about counting calories. It’s an entire lifestyle change. As a two-time career changer I can tell you it is scary, but I also know it’s possible. In my experience coaching people directly about career […]

As a lifelong Met fan, you still can’t really deny the magic and thrill of watching Derek Jeter’s last at bat. Tied at 5 with the Baltimore Orioles, Jeter steps up to the plate. Pinch runner Antoan Richardson is on second as Jeter takes his first pitch. BAM! Walkoff single to right field. After 20 […]

If there is anyone who knows how to do networking right, it’s my new friend Jenny Powers. Jenny and I met at an entrepreneurial women’s conference last year. The founder and CEO of Running with Heels, a women’s networking community, Jenny is CRUSHING IT by connecting amazing women in a most interesting and entertaining fashion. […]

Jobs and cocktails…sounds like…happy hour! In 2014 it’s hard to find a person doing JUST ONE thing for money. In the land of startups, online businesses, the lure of entrepreneurship, it seems everyone has something going on this side. So just who is your career mistress? Who’s lurking “on the side?” Our passions are NOT […]