So Why Did You Cut It…Because I Wanted To!

What initially started out as an expression of sisterhood towards a friend of mine that is going through chemo, actually turned out to be the most teachable moment of my life. Since I shaved my head I have experienced so much love, support, stares, looks of confusion, embraces, words of encouragement, awkward hesitations and total…

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Scratching My Roots

I had the best weekend ever because all I did was clean my home and office! Now, that may not be an ideal weekend for some of you but, for me, it was therapeutic. Please, let me explain! I am not a neat freak nor am I OCD when it comes to things being in…

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No More New Years Mottos, Please!

As I’m entering into this new year, I am invaded by several mottos of “inspiration.” For example, New Year New You, New Year Commitments, New Year New Beginnings and I can honestly say that I have heard all of these before and was not really motivated to do things differently in the past, present or…

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The Smart Interview

Written by Elizabeth Moffitt for Alliance for Greater Works, November 2014 Newsletter What do you bring to the table? It’s a question you really need to ask yourself before sitting down for your next interview … As the President of, “The Christopher Quinn Group,” I have discovered that too many people don’t ask the right…

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Articulating Career Needs and Desires

People spend little time up front understanding what they bring to the work environment, so they end up underselling their skills. What’s important is that they take the time to say what’s important to them, in rank order.  That could be location, distance, pay, benefits, the type of work they get to do, or even…

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Sugar Actually Changed My Life

On July 11 my doctor told me that I would have to go 30 days without sugar.  I thought she was out of her mind.  Who says that to a person!  I immediately starting feeling that it was impossible. However, besides eating a brownie, things have gone quite well. Has my body reacted differently without sugar?…

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Rock Your Career!

Title: Rock Your Career! Location: 202 S. Tyler Street, Dallas, TX 75208 Link out: Click here Description: Rock Your Career is one of a 3-part career coaching series called Career Clique. During this track, you will: -Narrow your priorities -Determine what you want in a job -Establish timelines -Identify Behavior Techniques (IBT) Join us for…

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Hydrate Your Employment Status

As of today, we are experiencing the hottest day of the year.  Temperatures are going to reach a high of 106 degrees.  Boy, that’s hot!  Therefore, I am sure you are drinking plenty of water, dressing in lightweight clothing, avoiding strenuous activity and staying indoors to survive the heat.  However, the high temperatures are going…

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