Free Career Advice

Discover free career advice and strategies from Barb Garrison with Internal Groove. Find freedom in your job search by browsing the articles below, or target your more specific needs by navigating to the Free Career Advice sections above including:

  • Work I’m Meant To Do
  • Reinventing Myself
  • Legacy Entrepreneurs
  • Self-Management
  • Job Search Strategy
  • Money Breakthrough

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Dancing in the Moment

Dancing in the Moment

Are you someone who gets fixated on one possible outcome when you find yourself in a challenging circumstance? If so, you’re sure to glean some refreshing wisdom from this quick bit of advice. Learn how to let go of rigid expectations so you can be open to new solutions you may not have imagined before.

Put It In Writing

Put It In Writing

Standing out in an interview… Do you have any tricks or ideas about how to do this? One way is to do something that NO OTHER applicant does. Take a minute to listen to this quick tip about one sure fire, EASY way to impress your interviewer.

Get Real

Get Real

Doing too much is something many people struggle with, but assume they have little choice in the matter. (Hint: you ALWAYS have a choice.) Maybe you were able to create and maintain a more realistic schedule as a result of the pandemic restrictions over the last year. Ask yourself how that felt. Or maybe you found yourself thinking you had tons of extra time so you’’ll get MORE done. These questions will give you some important clues about the way you tend to unconsciously operate. And there’s never been a better time to rethink what’s not working. Choose what’s really right for you now. One of the best gifts you can give yourself as we begin to get back out in the world is to be intentional with your choices around how you manage your days and yourself. If you’d like to find a way to design your schedule so you have time to do the things that are most important for YOU, listen in on this short clip and learn a simple way to be realistic about your schedule and keep your well-being at the top of your priority list.

A Slice of Excitement

A Slice of Excitement

Do you find that nervousness and anxiety get in the way when you think you should be feeling excited and happy instead? If so, here’s a simple way to ease some of the discomfort and put you in a more optimistic mood.

Stumbling Block or Stepping Stone? | Quit Bleeping Around Podcast with Christina Eanes

Stumbling Block or Stepping Stone? | Quit Bleeping Around Podcast with Christina Eanes

Have you ever been hit with an unexpected career disappointment at an inconvenient time and subsequently got stuck in a mindset of resentment, fear or lament? In this podcast with Christina Eanes, I’ll give you some helpful advice about how to see it as an opportunity rather than an obstacle, so you can Quit Bleeping Around, and get down to the business of creating the life and career of your dreams!

I Have What You're Looking For

I Have What You’re Looking For

The desired outcome of a job interview is to send a message that you are the person for the job. Here is one beautifully effective strategy for accomplishing this goal.

You’ve Got the Goods

You’ve Got the Goods

Does your price reflect the true value of your work? Understanding the value you offer your clients is fundamental. This is especially true if you’re an entrepreneur and setting or negotiating your own rates.

The Social Media Chemicals

The Social Media Chemicals

Ever fall into a Facebook hole? Get some keen insight into the real reason why social media can be so enticing and addictive.

The Inner Work of Entrepreneurship | Visionary Womenpreneurs Radio Podcast with Donna Lynn Price

The Inner Work of Entrepreneurship | Visionary Womenpreneurs Radio Podcast with Donna Lynn Price

Are you a burned out business owner or an aspiring entrepreneur? If so, have a listen to my talk with Donna Lynn Price from the Visionary Womenpreneurs Radio Podcast about how personal growth influences professional success. You’ll learn how to assess the strength of your “entrepreneurial bone” and some of the most effective ways you can tap into that strength in order to succeed as a business owner.