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Not too long ago I enjoyed the opportunity to bring a leadership team to beautiful Asheville, NC. If you’ve never been please make it a point to go there. One of the best places on the planet to stop, regroup, and consider what’s most important...

“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sail.” - William Arthur Ward   Here’s another in the series of tips offered to help make sure you ultimately win your career. Hard fact – your corporate life is not always...

Navigating a career isn’t easy. Much of The Compass Solution represents an “insider’s perspective” on things you need to know – and not always what others are going to tell you. (to include your company, by the way) So in that vein, here’s a little clue...

“This story is about you.” -Horace When I was 11 years old there was a movie that screened across our old black and white TV that captivated me. (OK, for those of you that have difficulty imagining a B&W – get over it.) The Wizard of Oz played...

What Does WINNING Your Career Really Mean? I spent years struggling to be successful in my career.  Success – early on – meant more responsibility, more money, sometimes more impressive titles – and if I were completely honest, more acknowledgement and recognition from my company. Said another...

In the United States, Department of Labor statistics suggests a steady rise in voluntary job resignations – with an estimated 3.2 million in the month of May alone. The figures are rising. In fact, more than 3 million employees walked on their jobs each month this year....

Let’s say you’ve just been invited to be a participant on a new game show called The IMC. Everybody is talking about The IMC. Last week you saw a lady win $100K in less than one minute. Thousands apply to get on the show. By the...