Episodes
Let's talk about the reality of having to stay focused on work while it feels like the world is screaming around us.
Published 08/16/22
After the Great Resignation, are the tables turning on employees?
Published 08/09/22
Published 08/09/22
Sometimes a coach or a mentor just won’t cut it.
Published 08/02/22
Vulnerability is the most misunderstood workplace superpower. Listen to find out why.
Published 07/26/22
Today's episode is for everyone who's ever had a hard conversation at work. Which is everyone.
Published 07/19/22
The most common workplace fears and how you can overcome them.
Published 07/12/22
Luck is not a passive thing that happens to us.
Published 07/05/22
Here's how to turn that résumé gap into a compelling part of your story that makes you uniquely qualified.
Published 06/28/22
Let’s talk about small steps we can each take to turn up that connection dial.
Published 06/21/22
By understanding what failure is and how to use it as fuel rather than shame, we can take proactive steps to hone this skill over time.
Published 06/14/22
Delegating effectively is not about “dumping the grunt work” on someone else, but rather about ensuring the right people do the right work in service of shared goals.
Published 06/07/22
An interview with Bain & Company's Julie Coffman and Nishma Gosrani on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Published 05/31/22
You're giving work your all, but you're just not feeling appreciated. Modern Mentor has 5 ways to find the love.
Published 05/24/22
We get a lot of mixed messaging when it comes to managing the tension between speed and efficiency. How do we find the middle ground?
Published 05/17/22
Has your company taken an “everyone in the office on Wednesday” approach to managing a hybrid workforce? Rachel Cooke, your Modern Mentor, explains what you can do if your office’s hybrid policy isn’t working for you.
Published 05/10/22
You love learning. So much so that you realize you may be over-consuming and under-executing what you've picked up. Modern Mentor shares her favorite strategies for productively showcasing what you've learned—so you look great and are delivering value to clients, colleagues, and customers. Read the transcript on Quick and Dirty Tips. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the conversation on Facebook,...
Published 05/02/22
If you've ever felt like your anxiety has been holding you back, then this interview with Dr. Chloe Carmichael is a must-listen for you. In her new book Nervous Energy: Harness the Power of Your Anxiety, Dr. Chloe shares her favorite tools for taking control of your anxiety and using it to fuel your professional—and personal—success. Get Dr. Chloe's book on Amazon, Bookshop.org, or your local bookstore. Modern Mentor is hosted by Rachel Cooke. Find Modern Mentor on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 04/19/22
As the Great Resignation continues, talent has all the leverage these days. If you're hunting for a new job, you're evaluating the company as much as they're evaluating you. Today, Modern Mentor highlights some common red flags—and what to watch for before you decide to accept an offer. Read the transcript on Quick and Dirty Tips. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the conversation on Facebook,...
Published 04/18/22
Happens to the best of us—we bite of more than we can chew, and suddenly we're drowning in work. Today, Modern Mentor shares an action plan you can follow when it's time to declare to-do list bankruptcy! Read the transcript on Quick and Dirty Tips. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 04/11/22
Is something holding you back from chasing the professional outcome you want most right now—the bigger job, the senior mentor, the chance to lead a team? It's possible that your confidence needs a boost. Modern Mentor shares her favorite actionable strategies you can use immediately to dial that confidence way up! Read the transcript on Quick and Dirty Tips. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the...
Published 04/04/22
We all groan about procrastination as though it's a problem we have to fix. But what if procrastinating offers some magical secret advantages? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 03/28/22
If you’ve ever thought that you just weren't born with the creative spirit or entrepreneurial mindset, then today's interview with Danny Warshay is for you. His new book—See, Solve Scale—explains how anyone can be more creative in a structured way. Get your copy of See, Solve, Scale: Amazon Audible Bookshop.org Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 03/21/22
When it feels like everything is an emergency, how can you manage your work without taking on the weight of the world? Modern Mentor shares her favorite strategies for keeping your priorities in check. Read the transcript on Quick and Dirty Tips. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 03/14/22
We know that taking risks is the key to innovation. But playing is safe is just so... safe! If fear is holding you back from taking risks at work, Modern Mentor has some tips to share to help you contain and take risks without fear. Read the transcript at Quick and Dirty Tips. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter to get more tips to fuel your professional success. Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter, and...
Published 03/07/22