About valyigirl

Co-founder of WWDP

The Professional Shift Conundrum A Setback or an Opportunity? You Decide!

There is no changing the fact that being in the middle of a professional shift that you didn’t design doesn’t feel great. Especially if you are in the process of being passed over for a promotion, laid off, or worse, fired! And although you feel terrible, there is a way to transform your new situation [...]

Three Dynamic Ways To Control Your Narritive In The Face Of Ageism

Growing older is not a bad thing, it’s simply a part of life. The trick is to focus on the growing part of the process, while not giving in to external views and defeating attitudes that say older equals passé or irrelevant. Here are three ways to prevent falling prey to the ageism traps and [...]

Silence is Not Golden if Your Goal is to Advance Your Career

Don't Fly Under the Radar Women tend to wait to be noticed for promotion. They keep their head down and continue to work long hours in the hopes that management recognizes their dedication and bestows the gift of advancement. Although one would think that doing ‘good work’ is enough to result in promotion, that [...]

By |2018-08-10T16:09:21+00:00August 10th, 2018|Career, Professonal Women, Women with Dynamic Purpose|0 Comments

The Not-So-Straight Line from Corporate to Cookies to Coaching

The transition from the corporate world to that of an entrepreneur has many challenges. For some, these trials and tribulation are not worth the effort. For others, like Kelly Marchal, Principle of Esprit De Merci, 2017 was the right time to tackle these challenges. Even for one who is focused and well-organized, the road was [...]

By |2018-07-30T12:36:49+00:00July 30th, 2018|Women with Dynamic Purpose|0 Comments