Posts Categorized: Personal growth

Free Counseling Session for Athletes, Coaches & Families Sept. 13

I wanted to share this heartfelt post today from Lisa Van Wyk and Jayne at Wisconsin Blaze. If you feel anyone in the community could use a free 20 minute counseling session, contact them today. They still have some slots open TODAY so please see below. Best wishes…. Lisa Powers/Career Options ——— Good afternoon! At… Read More »

Networking Tips to Help You Succeed

I have been asked by quite a few people in the last year about networking and if I could provide some general suggestions to help them succeed.  Networking can cause anxiousness because people often don’t know where to start.  Others don’t feel comfortable going to events or striking up conversations with strangers.  Here are some… Read More »

Behavioral Interview Questions

Often, Career Options’ candidates ask about behavioral interview questions and whatis the purpose compared to traditional questions.   Behavioral questions go outside the traditional questions that have been asked. In the past, many employers would ask about duties, goals and accomplishments.  A lot of these were asking to relate factual information and job history.  However,… Read More »

Ace That Interview by Improving Your Vocabulary

During an interview, your goal is to show the hiring manager you are an ideal candidate for the role. If you want to do so effectively, being able to express yourself in an articulate, precise, and professional matter is a must. However, once out of high school or college, most adults don’t continue to work… Read More »

Tips for a Positive Life

Greetings! I hope your week is going well.  I have noticed that so many people have expressed how busy, chaotic and stressful their lives have become.  I have been spending some time these past few months watching webinars and videos on personal and professional motivation tips and wanted to share some things.  Here are some quick ideas… Read More »

Emotional Intelligence – What are Feelings?

Yesterday, I had a nice lunch with Cindy Nelson, owner of Anakh Leadership Coaching.  We talked about our businesses and all the feelings that go along with running a company.  She offered for me to share her blog which I think is insightful, interesting and engaging.  Here it is below:   Emotional Intelligence: What are… Read More »

Are You Going to Bed a Bit Wiser this Evening?

Are You Going to Bed a Bit Wiser this Evening? As with many people, the 2016 year seemed to just fly by!  While re-evaluating the year, I started to think about my own personal and professional growth and began asking myself some tough questions, yet found I did not have all the answers.  Big surprise? … Read More »