purpose is built

Newsletter: Purpose Isn’t Found, It’s Built

In our work at Mountaintop, we focus not just on helping people build “successful” careers, but on helping them build fulfilling careers. That last portion is often the difference between burning out or waking up looking forward to the workday. Interestingly, the magic to fulfillment and thriving in a workplace is often largely about how you…

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March 2021 Inspiration

As women’s history month begins, we’re reminded of all the wonderfully smart, talented, gracious, and caring women in our lives. Thanks to all the women and men (looking at you, girl dads) who came before us and helped us realize our individual and collective potential and capacity for greatness. May we be the same support…

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Set Better Boundaries

Are “boundary predators” pushing at your guardrails? It’s important to protect yourself and your time. “The more you conduct conversations to clearly set – and enforce – boundaries, the more they will be respected.” Find good tips for setting boundaries in this article from Harvard Business Review

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We’ve Launched A Free Business Skills Course For HBCU Law School Students

HOUSTON, Feb. 2, 2021– Mountaintop Consulting recently launched Mountaintop Academy, a special business skills course provided at no cost to the six law schools at historically black colleges and universities in the U.S. Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law is the first school to utilize the program. The Academy has already received stellar reviews, with diverse law…

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February 2021 Inspiration

In honor of Black History Month, an inspirational quote from a magnificent woman. “Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations. If you adopt their attitudes, the the possibility won’t exist because you’ll have already shut it out…You can hear other people’s wisdom, but you’ve got to re-evaluate the world for yourself.” – Mae Jemison,…

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We help high-achieving professionals in the nation’s most recognized law firms, financial institutions, and businesses scale the heights of career success and personal fulfillment.

Your mountain is waiting. So get on your way.

Dr. Suess


MTOP has helped me clarify what my priorities should be to achieve important life goals. Our work together has given me confidence about saying no to most uses of my time and yes to only those things that will enable me to achieve key goals.

— Chief Investment Officer, Private Equity Firm

Precious worked with me when our business was growing and thriving and helped us understand where the business was headed. When I had to make some difficult decisions, she was a solid sounding board. Very helpful in good times and bad.

— Rick Burleson, Head of Oil & Gas Practice, Paul Hastings

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