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Newsletter: My hero was a maid

There is something wonderfully simple about loving what you do. Love may feel like a strong word, or as a client said when it showed up in a mission statement recently, “a high bar.” Maybe, unless it’s not. One of my most clear examples of loving what you do came from my grandmother, my hero. Although…

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January 2021 Inspiration

We’ve made it into 2021. As you consider the many demands on your time, pause to actively choose to spend it on what is most impactful and important to you. “Balance is not better time management, but better boundary management. Balance means making choices and enjoying those choices.” – Betsy Jacobson

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How To Keep Climbing The Ladder While You Work From Home

Many are stuck at home, but your career doesn’t have to be stuck too. Try some of these tips to refine your skills and stay visible.

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Video: How To Adjust Your Action Plan After Promotion Denial

What do you do when you’ve been denied a promotion or raise? First things first, don’t despair! While this denial can leave us feeling stuck amidst derailed plans, it also provides an opportunity. Hear MTOP President Precious W. Owodunni’s advice on how to step back, reflect, and adjust your next steps to keep progressing.

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Newsletter: We Made It.

We made it. At this point, most of us would probably like to put 2020 behind us and never look back. But, we usually learn the most from the difficult times. Before you push the entire year to the furthest recesses of your brain, please pause for a few moments and identify the good things you want…

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