Doing Well in

Career

Career as a path to express your full potential, generate resources to support an extraordinary life and make a difference in the world.

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Leading my way

I experimented with leadership styles from my early childhood right up into adulthood. I learnt that certain leadership styles won't always work.

What career plan?

I wasn't one of those that had a dream job or career in mind. So I definitely didn't have a plan either. But my path to this point is clear...
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5 year anniversary

It is coming up on my 5 year anniversary at work. Nobody saw this coming. Not even me. This is my longest job ever!

Re-learning how to speak

I've done a few speaking gigs recently about, of all things, confidence in public speaking… Me! How have I conquered my stage fright to do this?

So this happened…

As I mentioned, my new job has already begun to raise my profile. I’ve never been big on being in the spotlight, so some of this is very new for...

Where I’ve been this time

Every time I think I’ve gotten a handle on my time and am going to start blogging regularly, something happens. Some times it’s good, other times, not so much. This...

Blindsided by breaks

It seems every so often I find myself facing the reality that I have completely abandoned writing though I know how much it means to me. I had no idea...

Things I learned from the Small Product Lab

It has been nearly 2 weeks since I launched my first ever product. I had planned this post for last week, but life got in the way (as it does)....

Launched! Power Your Learning now available

For the last 10 days, I’ve been participating in the Gumroad Small Product Lab. Today is launch day. At 9 a.m. EST, my workbook Power Your Learning: Plan for Success...

Pre-launch jitters (Gumroad SPL Day 10)

Tomorrow is the big day. I’ve set it so that while I am headed to work in the morning, my product “Power Your Learning: Plan for Success with Your Next...

Focus on launching (Gumroad SPL Day 8)

Today’s big assignment was to detail our launch plan. I had most of mine done from earlier in the challenge so that was easy. So today, for me, was about...

How to price a product (Gumroad SPL Day 7)

Today for the Gumroad Small Product Lab they asked us to reflect on our goals for the challenge and decide on a pricing strategy. I went through much of this...

Creating beautiful covers (Gumroad SPL Day 6)

Yesterday I announced that my workbook is available for pre-order. With that announcement I shared the final cover image for version 1 (yes, there will be a version 2). I...

Available for pre-orders (Gumroad SPL Day 5)

We are half way through the Gumroad Small Product Lab challenge. It has been a pretty hectic week. Trying to do this alongside a regular 9-5 day job is challenging...

Marketing a small product (Days 3 and 4)

So clearly if one is hoping to sell a product, then people need to know about it. And that means marketing. Of course, that is probably the second most difficult...