Find Permission to Glow with Kristoffer “KC” Carter [VIDEO INTERVIEW]

Kristoffer Carter interview Coach Darcy Eikenberg

One of my favorite lines from my friend Kristoffer (KC) Carter’s new book is this: “The greater the volatility, the more determined we must be to slow down and make better decisions.” It’s something I need to remember, often. Maybe you do, too. That’s why it’s the perfect time for KC’s book,  “Permission to Glow: […]Read the full post >>

Watch Your Language: How to Talk to Yourself in Times of Crisis

How to Talk to Yourself In Times of Crisis_ Red Cape Revolution

My big wish for you, my friend, is that you never, EVER have to experience times of crisis again in your life. Sadly, I know that wish probably won’t come true. You and I both know that in our wild world of work and life, a crisis can initiate from the outside at a moment’s […]Read the full post >>

Career Change at 50 (or Later) : What You Need to Make It Work

Career Change at 50_ What You Need to Make It Work _ Red Cape Revolution

Making a career change at 50 (or later) isn’t just the realm of the lottery winner or risk-ready entrepreneur. It’s possible for you, too. In fact, more and more people are making some kind of career change at 50+ because they’re ready to make a conscious choice about their life at work. They want a […]Read the full post >>

The Year of RE (First Step: Reset Your Mindset) VIDEO

Reset Your Mindset with Coach Darcy Red Cape Revolution-Year of Re

Ready for a fresh start, whenever you’re watching this? Whether it’s January or June, you deserve a Year of RE: rewind, rethink, revive, reset. Your mindset’s a great place to start. In this short video (<3 minutes), I share a strategy you can use to reset your thinking and create the space for anything you […]Read the full post >>

“I’m In a Box at Work: How Do I Get Out?” [VIDEO]

In a box at work-how do I grow Red Cape Revolution

It’s a struggle many of us have as we grow in our careers: once we’ve mastered what we’re great at, we’re ready for the next challenge. Except those who love us doing what we do (like our boss, leaders, and colleagues) aren’t always excited to help us move forward. That’s when we have to take […]Read the full post >>

Make the Most of Change: 3 Meaningful Actions to Take Now

Making the Most of Change _ Red Cape Revolution

If there’s anything a worldwide crisis has shown us already, it’s that the past is gone and the future’s not fully here yet. So what can we do to navigate through our work and lives right NOW? How can we make the most of change that’s happening around us? Binging on an endless diet of […]Read the full post >>

How to Be More Valuable at Work (In Any Economy)

How to be more valuable at work_ Red Cape Revolution

Are you feeling the pressure to be more valuable at work? Maybe you just want to keep your job safe when others are getting cut or temporarily furloughed. Or more likely, you know that your company, client or customer really needs the superpowers you bring right now. But it’s easy to forget about the value […]Read the full post >>

How to Avoid Career Burnout (A Guide to What’s Working Now)

How to Avoid Career Burnout_ Red Cape Revolution

If you search “how to avoid career burnout,” you’ll discover tacit advice like: “Get some exercise,” or “Meditate to control your stress,” or “Manage your time better.” Which sounds lovely. But that kind of “wisdom” gives me indigestion. Truth is, the old school ways to avoid career burnout don’t work anymore. That makes sense, right? […]Read the full post >>

Managing Upward: Common Mistakes & 5 Steps to Avoid Them (+ Scripts)

Managing Upward _ Red Cape Revolution

Managing upward can seem like managing through a minefield. One misstep, and . . . BOOM! But let’s face it. If you’re a smart professional who wants to do good things for your company and your career, you’ve got to master the skill of managing upward–effectively communicating with and influencing your boss and other leaders […]Read the full post >>