Career Exploration

I need help but I’m not sure what to ask for.

Finding work that has meaning, work that doesn’t feel like work, work that’s energizing: this is the goal of the career exploration process.

We all have gifts — things that we do naturally, effortlessly and well — but we often have a hard time recognizing and owning those gifts. My strength is helping clients recognize their favorite skills and how those can be leveraged to find a satisfying career.

Could you benefit from some career exploration?

• It’s early in my career. I just want to be sure I’ve made the right choice.
• I’ve been doing this for 20 years. Maybe I should look around at other options.
• I know I don’t want to do this, but I have no idea what I do want to do.
• Is there some other role in my field I’m not considering?

• Is there something else that I could be doing with my career?
• A new opportunity has come my way. Is that the right path, or a detour?
• Should I get a graduate degree?



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  • One conversation with Karen sent me on a path I had never considered or even knew was possible in my industry.

  • Thank you for providing the guidance and encouragement to broaden my horizons. The world beyond my current professional circumstances now seems much more open and promising.

  • Karen was fantastic at helping me navigate my career evolution and progression. She helped me think about my career as a journey and broke down the steps both psychologically and logistically.

  • Working with Karen has helped me tremendously as I navigated through a difficult period with a previous supervisor, and helped me set the stage for future career success. Her advice and guidance helped position me to get noticed, and I was!

  • I love working with Karen because at the end of each session I feel re-energized and motivated in my job search, with a concrete plan of action. She always has new ideas/approaches, is positive and encouraging.