Articles in Career and Professional Growth

Accepting anger as a powerful motivation for change

by Paula Leslie, LCSW, BCD on

Acknowledgment and acceptance of anger is an important step in motivating us to create change in our lives. One of the 5 steps to success.... Read full article

Failure to launch


Is your mental state impeding your ability to launch your career? Often, failure to launch stems from a sense of being unworthy or not good enough. ... Read full article

Failure to launch in young adults


After failing to succeed in college or university, some young adults end up back in their parents’ home. They become listless with no clear direction in life.... Read full article

Attractive students get higher grades


Appearances matter, even when it comes to academic performance! According to a study conducted by the Metropolitan State University of Denver, students considered more attractive got higher grades.... Read full article

Communications coaching for career success


Learn more about what communications coaching can do for you to build strong connections, implement your vision in your organization, handle challenging clients, run productive meetings, and accelerate your career.... Read full article

Why am I not getting job offers?


Career coaching can help you to build the skills and confidence necessary for choosing a career, applying for a job, and getting job offers.... Read full article

Maximize your professional potential


You can get help maximizing your professional potential for a happier and more fulfilling work life. Living up to your potential in your career can help you achieve your career goals while better managing competing needs.... Read full article