career success column Archives - Abby Locke

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April 11, 2013

Are You A Self-Employed Corporate Executive?

I feel like I am emerging from a fog after a week and half of a bad cold that turned into a sinus infection…no fun at all. I enjoyed the first few days of rest […]
March 13, 2013

Why Career Modesty Doesn’t Work

Just two evenings ago, I had a lively discussion with my sister and cousin about careers and the behaviors and strategies we employ as women that sometimes help us or hurt us in the long […]
February 19, 2013

Career Clarity or Career Clutter

What steps can you take to mentally and emotionally de-clutter? I tend not to embrace every ideology or philosophy that pops up, but some aspects of Feng Shui make perfect sense to me. For the […]
February 5, 2013

Executive Careers: Falling In Love Again

It’s a week and half away from Valentine’s day and everywhere you turn there is red…now, you can relax because Valentine’s day is not a day that I despise, I actually think it’s really sweet […]
January 3, 2013

Real Resolutions You Can Keep

Happy new year! I certainly wish you all the best for 2013, may all your wildest career dreams and top job search goals become a reality this year. Sounds great, doesn’t it? The reality is […]
December 21, 2012

Career Success Day 10: Get A Mentor

As you are reading this, I am fighting the crowds at the airport as I head to the sunny, but not-so-warm Georgia…I mean is 48 degrees really warm when I can get the same weather […]
December 15, 2012

Career Success Day 4: Pat Yourself On The Back

I am really busy getting my house in order…I like to get my house very organized and clean, get laundry done and create great energy and space before I head out of town…that way, I […]
December 14, 2012

Career Success Day 3: Big Dreams Never Die

I have been downloading new books and movies on my Kindle Fire to enjoy during my mini Christmas break…as I mentioned yesterday, I will be working in between, but that the life as a soloprenuer…no […]
December 13, 2012

Career Success Day 2: Say Goodbye To Career Mistakes

I am literally counting down the days as if I am 2 years old…I spoke to my parents today and they are in frenzy of activities getting house decorated and in order for their children. […]