When You Need More Time, Drop These 3 Things Now

When You Need More Time Red Cape Revolution

Given the choice, I’d rather be busy than bored. But if you’re like me, you always find you need more time. More time for rest. More time for fun. More time for the challenging, deep work that puts you in your superpower space and gets your spirit soaring. Seems we’re juggling more than ever in […]Read the full post >>

How to Stay Focused on What’s Most Important (10 Days at a Time)

How to Stay Focused on What's Most Important | Red Cape Revolution

Sometimes I long for simpler times, when it was clear how to stay focused on what’s most important. Truth is, though, the only reason I probably could focus was that there were fewer things that screamed for my attention. Our to-do lists keep getting longer somehow, even though we’re doing, doing, doing, The distractions calling […]Read the full post >>

3 Reasons to Take a Vacation (Psst: It’s a Career Strategy)

3 Reasons to Take A Vacation Red Cape Revolution

What if the best career strategy you could put in place right now was to plan—and take—your next vacation? Sounds crazy, right? I mean, how can taking time off possibly help grow your career? Haven’t you and I learned that the only way to career success is to work harder, stay focused, and not take […]Read the full post >>

6 Things to Be Thankful For at Work (And 3 May Surprise You)

6 things to be thankful for at work Red Cape Revolution

In a year as tough as this one, you might be hunting for things to be thankful for at work. We’re thankful of course for the tough jobs others do that keep us all moving forward: healthcare and hospital workers, delivery people, staff in essential companies such as grocery stores, senior living centers, and of […]Read the full post >>

How to Drop Some Balls at Work (& Know All Will Be Fine) [VIDEO INTERVIEW]

How to Drop Some Balls Coach Darcy Eikenberg(1)

If you’ve ever felt overwhelmed and worried that you have too much to do at work, it’s time to drop some balls. Wait—what? Surprise! There’s a success strategy in doing less, without missing out on opportunities, being thought of as lazy, or feeling guilty for not acting like a “team player.” Hard for you to […]Read the full post >>

When Back-to-School Means Back to Your Goals: 3 Actions to Take Now

When Back to School Means Back to Your Goals Red Cape Revolution

For kids, back-to-school means buses and backpacks. But for grown-ups like you, the turn of the season might jump-start your desire to get back to your goals—the ones you have for your career and life. We’re suddenly motivated to look at the list of goals and projects we conjured up on January 1 and—after our […]Read the full post >>

How Do I Say No at Work? Scripts & Strategies You Need Now

How Do I Say No at Work Red Cape Revolution

You’ve heard the success advice before: “Raise your hand for every opportunity.” “Volunteer for more projects.” “Say yes to everything.” And that’s all great, with one exception. When you’re overloaded and stressed, saying yes to too much is just stupid. (Okay, “stupid” is a bit harsh, especially for a nice person like me. Let me […]Read the full post >>