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Real Quick: What’s Your Faith POV?

Welcome back to the mindful career! Each aspect of the Bright Livelihoods model offers us an opportunity to better align our personal career goals with our principles.  Ease into the weekend with two quick exercises about faith: Answer this question: What are a few daily or weekly activities that will slow me down and strengthen my point of view that I can put in place immediately? Here are some examples…

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When nothing makes sense… Faith

If you’ve been following along, you know that we’re taking a closer look at the qualities that make up a mindful career. Faith is the current subject – and our investigation of it couldn’t come at a better, or more difficult, time. Our routine, our intention, had been to post an intro to each principle, an exercise to get you in the habit of practicing that principle and an intention to…

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At Times Like These, It’s Worth Remembering…

If you’re struggling with the events of the last few weeks, have faith – in yourself, in your fellow human, in the world. A friend recently quoted an Instagram post which read, “Things aren’t getting worse – they’re being uncovered. We must hold each other tight & continue to pull back the veil.” I agree and I offer you a follow-up quote from Gandhi. We’ll resume our Mindful Careers focus…

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Ask The Coach: Questions I Hear All The Time (Part I)

Should I look for new career opportunities even if I love my job? Sound familiar? Identifying (and maximizing!) opportunities is what keeps you engaged, focused and excited about your career. Those opportunities could present themselves within other divisions of the company you currently work for. Or they may sprout out at another place, another field altogether. Your approach doesn’t have to be hardcore pavement-pounding or networking. Simply keeping an eye…

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Mindful Careers: A Conversation About Faith

The principle of faith is the foundation of a mindful career. For our purposes, faith is not necessarily connected to an organized religion but it could be, depending on your experience. Faith is a personal, positive and enduring belief. You can think of it as your personal north star and something to hold on to when you are uncertain, stressed or challenged. People are tested in jobs often. Whether it…