​Feeling a little stuck or Burnt-Out
In Your ​Career?

My Best Advice

Below you’ll find my best advice to help you begin the journey of healing your career ailments.

I offer you expert guidance to navigate the many pitfalls and challenges of building a career where you get paid to do YOU. 

  • Fear Is Normal

    What does it mean when you get the “wiggles” about a challenge that you’re facing? Should you go ahead with it? Here’s a clue about how fear can play a positive role in your experience.
  • Your Life Purpose is Not a Job Description

    Putting your purpose statement in writing helps bring clarity to what you're pursuing and serve as a powerful reminder as to why. But remember, you're not creating a job description. Listen to an example of a powerful life purpose statement that can help you shape your own.
  • Five Things That Define Your Own Internal Groove

    Feeling your own "internal groove" is a beautiful thing! Are you dancing to the beat of your own drum? Use these five pillars as a guide to shining the light of your best self.
  • Inquiries Required

    You may be prepared to answer questions in an interview, but are you ready to do some of the asking? Don’t miss out on this bit of notable advice on the importance of asking your own questions.
  • Discover Your Own Value

    Each person has his or her own special gifts. You might say that giving our gift is our life's purpose. Are you giving your gifts? How do you know if you are? Here's a clue to get you on the right track.
  • Put the Wise Adult You in Charge

    Often it seems we have more than one inner voice. Learn to distinguish which voice is worthy of your attention. Use this creative tool to choose the voice that successful people choose, and put yourself on the path to success. If you've ever wondered if you're doing the work you're truly meant to do, I'd like to invite you for a F.R.E.E. Passion Business Power Session with me so you can have your first breakthrough. Book a time to chat with me here.
  • Unexpected Opportunities

    There is a harmony that comes from doing your life's work, but you have to be paying attention! Are you doing your life's work? Do you recognize the gifts the universe is trying to give you? Here is a helpful hint! If you've ever wondered if you're doing the work you're truly meant to do, I'd like to invite you for a F.R.E.E. Passion Business Power Session with me so you can have your first breakthrough. Book a time to chat with me here.
  • The Beauty of Getting Paid to do YOU!

    Doing the work you are meant to do is different in some important ways than just working for money. Explore some of the amazing and unexpected benefits of doing the work you love, and get motivated to create more of what you love in your life and work!
  • Hello. How Can I Help You?

    A big concern, when it comes to networking, has to do with asking favors from people you may not know well. Here, Barb shares some great ideas on how you can approach that authentically. What do you find challenging about networking? If you've ever wondered if you're doing the work you're truly meant to do, I'd like to invite you for a F.R.E.E. Career Strategy Consult with me so you can have your first breakthrough. Book a time to chat with me here.
  • What if Your Life’s Passion Doesn’t Have Money Making Potential?

    Do you think what you love doing in life will never make you money? Barb shares her perspective on doing work you love versus working for money. If you've ever wondered if you're doing the work you're truly meant to do, I'd like to invite you for a F.R.E.E. Career Strategy Consult with me so you can have your first breakthrough. Book a time to chat with me here.
  • Am I Too Old to Start Something New?

    Do you think it's too late to try a new path? Get the answer now.   If you think you are too old or it’s too late to find your dream job, think again! It is never too late. Of course, we have all heard that over and over again. But sometimes, we need someone to remind us. Life is meant to be lived and enjoyed. The work you are meant to do is waiting for you to discover it. If you are not positioned in your dream job now, there is probably something deep within your heart, calling you to seek it out. The only thing you...
  • Actions to Take Even on Sad Days

    Is getting out of bed sometimes a challenge? Here's what you can do, even on sad days, to help amp up your motivation and get yourself going...    Self-management If you have a business or work in a self-directed environment, you know how important (and sometimes challenging) self-management can be. No matter how good you are at self-management, there will be days when you experience a lack of motivation. And, of course, some of those days will come when you have things that need to get done. Lack of motivation It’s tempting when you wake up with a feeling of sadness or lack of motivation to...
  • Am I in the Wrong Career?

    "How do I know if I'm in the wrong career?" Find out if frequent job changes are a sign that you are not on the right career track.   If you are suffering from career burnout, or going through a career transition, you may have some questions about whether the career you are in is right for you. There is one easy way to tell. If you love what you are doing, and you don’t want to do anything else for work, you are doing the right thing. There is some gray area to this subject. You may be in a field that you are...
  • Your Inbox Will NEVER Be Empty and Your Purpose Can’t Wait

    As I write this article, I'm on a plane heading home from quite a transformative trip working in an all-day 1:1 with one of my coaches. (Yes I have a coach too, more than one actually, and plan to until the end, because there is absolutely no substitute for that kind of support in my business.) As I re-group my recent experience, I am smiling at how much my Dad's passing has supported me to be even more purposeful and passionate about the work I do. (By the way, to see the 100 Things my Dad Taught Me – follow me...
  • Why There’s No Such Thing as Bad News for Your Career

    Even what feels like the worst possible news, something that really trips you up or feels disappointing—a "no" from somebody, losing something you had (even your job!), not getting something you wanted, a boss, co-worker or client that really pushes your buttons—can actually be a fabulous blessing in disguise.