Confidence is a Belief

Confidence is a Belief - Not an Innate Trait

By the end of this post, the hope is that you will believe that everyone has unique abilities that contribute value to their job and work organization. That value should be embraced and provide a well-founded belief in yourself and your confidence.…
Work Styles

Knowing Our Colleagues' Work Styles is Essential to Success

How well do you know your co-workers' work styles? Think about and even jot down the names of your colleagues you work with often. Now rate your current relationship on a scale of 1 to 5 with each, with five being superior --- you work really…

Brize Expands Advisory Board to Accelerate Growth

Pamela Coleman-Davis, Dani Doucette, Meg Goldthwaite, Scott Montgomery, and Michael Rodis Join the Brize Advisory Board Brize has expanded its Advisory Board to include five business executives. The Advisory Board’s diverse leadership backgrounds…
Self-Awareness as a Superpower

Self-Awareness is a Superpower for Career Mental Well-being and Happiness

& How Brize Helps Develop It There is a growing recognition that self-awareness is the secret to career success, happiness, and mental well-being. A joint effort by Harvard University, the Carnegie Foundation, and Stanford Research Center…

Brize Adds Career Goal Mapping & Unlimited Messaging

Press Release Empowering Users to Achieve Their Career Goals With Access to Personal Career Growth & Development Guidance [Merrifield, VA, October 8, 2021], BrizeTM, an application dedicated to empowering individuals' career success and…

Why Soft Skills Are Important at Work

As a child, you were probably asked, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” With that question echoing in your head for years or even decades, you decided on an answer and then set a path to learn the technical skills needed to get…
All right, all right, all right!

My interpretation of Matthew McConaughey's Infamous Line: All right, all right, all right!

When three adults known for their chitty chattiness are in a car for almost 6-hours together and hardly speak to one another, they either don't want to be together or are captivated. Fortunately, for my husband, a good friend, and me, it…
Leadership self-awareness

Career Experience & Success Can Cloud Our Self-Awareness

There is no denying that experience can lead to greater knowledge. However, the cautionary tale is to resist becoming overconfident after several years with a company or in a job or after achieving some success. To maintain self-awareness, we…