Top Reinvention Artists, 2014

Top Reinvention Artists, 2014

Classic, irreverent, incisive, evocative – here are the most remarkable transformations of 2014 Taylor Swift – 2014 was a banner year for the “1989” creator – Swift officially shook off both country music and her reputation as a lovelorn early-twentysomething, and...
The Power of Self-Forgiveness

The Power of Self-Forgiveness

When a dream is finally realized, your inner judge may try to sabotage it. Here’s how I finally quieted the critical voices and just let go. “Mommy, you were amazing!” my teenage daughter exclaimed as she hugged my neck. It was the first time she’d seen me give a...
How to Negotiate A Great Salary

How to Negotiate A Great Salary

Strike your best deal and feel good about it! Here are tips from one of the country’s top negotiation experts. What are your salary requirements?  What does the right package look like for you?  Those questions can be tough to answer, especially if you’ve lost a big...
Top Reinvention Artists of 2013

Top Reinvention Artists of 2013

Fearless, irreverent, and purpose-driven — there’s a lot to learn from this year’s Big Fish Hall Of Fame inductees. Neil Patrick Harris Best known as the lovable wunderkind doctor of ‘90s television, Neil Patrick Harris has worked tirelessly to expand his sitcom...
Unmotivated?  Burned Out?  Stuck?

Unmotivated? Burned Out? Stuck?

Answering these questions will help you come back to yourself so you can finally move forward. Over the summer I had the privilege of spending a week in Atlanta, the city where I started my professional life.  I thought about all the jobs I held there in my 20’s:...
How To Sell Your Ideas Like Don Draper

How To Sell Your Ideas Like Don Draper

Could playing small be what’s keeping you from winning big in business? Each time I sit down to watch an episode of Mad Men I’m drawn in by the power that Don Draper commands in a meeting. He knows that he’s got the right idea. His cocksure pitch blankets the client...