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  • Careers are not straight lines

    I work with many mid-career executives who are unclear what to do next in their career. Having invested significant time building a profession, they understandably find it difficult to shift into something new–if that is the direction they’re considering. I’ve…

  • Walking the Path of Most Resistance

    I had coffee last week with Jess, a brilliant marketer working for one of those really cool brands. “I’m moving on”, she said  “Another country? Or is it a new division or brand?” I asked.  “No”, she said. “Something completely…

  • I actually really like my job, it’s the politics I can’t stand

    The HR head of a global pharmaceutical company recently asked me, “Can you really teach managers to be political savvy? It’s intuitive, isn’t it? You either have it or you don’t.” Not really. Maybe for a select few, but most…