The Cab Driver’s Dilemma

Pretend you’re a cabbie for a moment. Business has fallen due to start-ups like Uber and your boss stated yesterday that if you don’t bring in more money, you’ll soon be out of a job. Thinking about your family, you make a third loop around the block and luck is on your side when you …

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Dig Deeper

The university you decided to attend was rated in the top 10 in US News and World Report. The company where you passed on the offer had terrible reviews on Glassdoor. The candidate you hired was charismatic and personable in the interview. The product you bought had 5-star reviews on the company website. The vehicle …

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Character

If you want to identify your character at it’s core, think about the person you are when your internet or cable goes down and you call Customer Service. If your potential future Boss was a fly on the wall during this interaction, would you still get the job? You’ve heard the famous saying, “Character is …

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What Would You Do In My Shoes?

Over the past several weeks, I’ve had two clients reach out with tough career situations. One was a top performer who was overlooked for a salary increase because his direct Boss had recently changed. The other was approached by a new department in her company to consider an exciting role which was more aligned with …

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