The Great Resignation: Is this Your Chance at Career Fulfillment?

Ep: 128

If you’re going into work every day and it continues to feel like a professional and emotional drag, your instincts are likely telling you to call it quits. But before you draft up that letter of resignation, it’s important to make sure that the shift you’re about to make is based on real clarity about what you want.

In today’s episode, Blake helps you get to the bottom of the problems that changing jobs can cure in your life and the problems that it won’t actually fix. She shares the biggest fears that women have when it comes to change and potential pay cuts, and the real root of your desire for change in the first place. You’ll learn how to gain the clarity, knowledge, and the skills to leverage this unique moment in time to elevate your life and your career with genuine confidence.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Women share their biggest fears about making changes (2:45)
  • The top 5 reasons women want to leave their jobs (4:14)
  • The two biggest fears women have about starting over and taking a pay cut (9:04)
  • How to avoid taking a pay cut when you’re transitioning into something new (12:01)
  • The importance of knowing how to communicate your value (13:29)

Favorite Quotes:

  1. If you aren’t clear, and your secret sauce transferable skills, the things that you’re naturally gifted and talented at that you drive a lot of energy drive a momentum from, and you’re not aligning your work with those things, you will end up making a move only to find more of the same or worse. You have to get at the root cause.
  2. Instead of focusing on really getting clear on what you want to do, you’re looking at what you think people will hire you for. Huge mistake.
  3. You must get clarity. You must understand your fulfillment framework, the things you truly need and want in your career and life in order to be fulfilled. That is getting at the root cause of truly understanding where your life is misaligned.
  4. People end up taking pay cuts or end up taking roles that aren’t really elevating or moving their career forward because they don’t understand how to communicate their value and connect the dots for other people.
  5. You’ve got to be able to understand how to position yourself to stand out and where your value truly is. Aligning your strength skills and passions and maximizing your value in the market and positioning yourself to stand out…this is where the gold is.


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