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  • Interdependence
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    On July 20, 1959 Neil Armstrong descended the ladder from the landing craft named the Eagle and became the first man to set foot on the ...

  • Diversity and Inclusion - Your Influence
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    In reflecting on my own career and careers of many clients I have worked with, I find myself thinking about our approach, influence and i...

  • Motivation - Value Driven or Dangling Carrot?
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    I overheard a joke on the train the other day: "How do you stop a consultant from working hard? Hire him!" While this is may sound like s...

  • Speaking, Communicating and Making a Difference
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    In today's economy, many of us are holding on to the jobs we have. Some of us are not truly present in our jobs. Rather, we are going thr...

  • Innovation and Employability
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    When working with clients, I am always curious about what led them to choose the work they do and the organizations they affiliate with. ...

  • Career Flux, Learning and Leading
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Careers are in a state of flux. Many traditionally believed they managed their career by progressively moving upward through a series of...

  • Transitioning from Managing to Leading
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    When you are asked to manage a team, how do you approach this request? Let's begin with the definitions of the root word, manage which me...

  • Moving into Management
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    As you grow and develop professionally, one path that may be open to you is management. As an individual contributor, you are expected to...

  • Learn What You Don't Know
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    As a certified Executive and Career Coach, I work with many clients on finding their way when they get caught up in a tangled web. We beg...

  • Communication Effectiveness
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Knowing your message, communicating effectively and ensuring the meaning is understood by your audience is critical for success. When you...

  • Deciding What is Right For You
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Have you ever felt like your current job is not allowing you to live up to your potential? Do you feel like you have a lot more to offer ...

  • Career Portfolio - The Road Less Travelled
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Some professionals choose alternative career paths when starting a family, caring for elder parents, or dealing with personal medical nee...

  • 2010 Relationships and Tools
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    For many of us, 2009 was a year of changes - some good and some challenging. Some of us had to make major shifts in our budgets due to jo...

  • Understanding Your Presence
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    How has this New Year been for you? Are you ready to embrace life and live it to its fullest? Life is full of opportunities - if you are ...

  • Communicating Your Influence
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    What is the key to developing and maintaining a successful career? The definition of success is individually defined and there are many ...

  • Keeping the Big Picture in Mind
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    What is the message that 2009 has brought to us? Having experienced the financial hardships of the recession, I have come to the conclus...

  • Layaway Plan for Your Career
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    One sign of the times is that several retailers have brought back the layaway plan. This plan enables customers to put down a deposit to ...

  • Developing and Maintaining a Successful Career
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    What is the key to developing and maintaining a successful career? When you are in transition - either between jobs or reinventing yourse...

  • Career Planning - Changes
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Autumn brings many changes. Just look around you and see all of the brilliant leaf colors and the beauty of nature, to the fun and spook...

  • Thinking in the Conceptual Age
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Think about how you learned new things growing up. Do you remember playing and exploring as a toddler without being given instructions, o...

  • Prioritizing Change and Overcoming Fear
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    At this time of year, with the change of seasons and the start of a new academic year, I find myself trying to juggle all of the differen...

  • Networking -- Developing Yourself & Your Relationships
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    As you know, I believe networking is a year round activity. We are always networking - formally or informally. And for those who have hea...

  • Social Evaluation
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Think about the impression you make. Are you seen as a nice person, a go getter, a smart business person or something else? How do you m...

  • Focus, Plan, and Explore
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    When you are presented with a new idea or concept, how do you respond? Do you listen and think of possibilities or do you think of obstac...

  • Ultimate Warrior's Career Value of Going Green?
    by Lisa Chenofsky Singer
    August 28, 2010

    Asking someone what they like to do is a little like asking someone instructions on how to walk. The answer is there and we intuitively k...