Inspired By: Julie Parsley

Julie Parsley“Be true to yourself, and follow your goals, but be open to good things that may happen.”

Texas Conference for Women advisory council member Julie Parsley, attorney and former commissioner of the Texas Public Utility Commission, knows first-hand about career transition. We caught up with her to ask her a few questions about her career path and how being open and flexible to change might result in opportunities you never would have expected. Following are highlights; scroll down to listen to the full interview. Read More

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Leading Innovation and Increasing Creativity: Marla Capozzi

Marla CapozziInnovation remains an important priority for enterprises small and large as well as a major driver of our economic prosperity, if not even more important than ever.  As a result, individuals and leaders continuously seek to increase creative output and improve innovation results.  Yet we find ourselves, especially as women, mired in the never-ending search for continuous improvement – those elusive productivity gains allowing us to maximize our time and how we allocate this precious resource.  Efficiency and effectiveness are top of mind for many of us daily, and on some days may feel like hourly. Read More

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How to Find Your Way When You’re Lost at Work: Christie Mims

Christie MimsWhat do you do when you’ve lost your way at work? (And desperately need a new plan for the future!)

A lot of times, our work is … fine.  Things are going well enough that we don’t look too deeply or ask too many questions of ourselves, and shamefully leave the TV channel set to The Real Housewives. Read More

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Teleclass Recap: Your Next Career—Now with Julie Shifman

What’s holding you back from tackling your biggest goals?julie shifman2

In our free teleclass on April 24, Julie Shifman of Act Three discussed how to use small-stepping to reach your goals, avoiding the hopelessness and discouragement that often come when facing a big challenge. Scroll down to listen to the 30-minute call.

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Vision Boards: You Become What You Believe

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I’m not crafty but at the beginning of every year I make a vision board.  It’s my one craft project for the year and it’s so much fun.  Reading magazines is my guilty little pleasure and it comes in handy for this task.  Over the past few weeks I’ve been ripping out pages, pictures and words that speak to me.  I spent this evening gluing my favorites on a piece of poster board. Read More

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Your Next Career—Now. Free Teleclass April 24

Julie ShifmanYou’re competent. You’re capable. What’s standing in the way of your new career venture?

On April 24, 2013, from 12:00-12:30 CDT, author, coach and business owner Julie Shifman will address the fears of failure and the unknown that plague us all – and teach you how to overcome them. With Julie’s help, you’ll learn how a series of small changes – instead of one big leap – can make a new career or transition seem less scary, and how to create a small-stepping plan of your own, no matter what you want your next career move to be.

As the author of Act Three: Create the Life You Want and the owner of Act Three, Julie has interviewed thousands of women who have successfully created new careers for themselves. Now let her help you create a plan to reach your goals!

DOWNLOAD THE SLIDES HERE

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Call in details will be sent in your registration confirmation email.

 

Posted in blog, Career, Life on Your Terms, Embrace the Unknown, Career Choices, Transitions
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