“My Skills Are Not Being Utilized” (& What to Do If That’s You)

“My Skills Are Not Being Utilized” (& What to Do If That’s You)

I’m always asking my readers and speaking audiences to tell me their real-world, real life questions about decisions and choices you need to make in your life at work. Here’s one I hear all the time: “What do I do if my skills are not being utilized?” (Personally, I hate the word “utilized” for anything […]Read the full post >>

End the Year Strong, Part 2 : Uncover the Hidden Markers of Success [VIDEO]

End the Year Strong Uncover the Hidden Markers of Success

(Missed Part 1 of our End the Year Strong series? Watch it here.) If you’re on a path to end the year strong, here’s a secret. You’ve succeeded more than you realize. I know it doesn’t always feel like it. But it’s true. In this exercise (taken from my End the Year Strong live workshop), […]Read the full post >>

Why Your Network Sucks (& What to Do About It) with David J.P. Fisher [VIDEO INTERVIEW]

Interview with David JP Fisher Coach Darcy Eikenberg

If you’ve ever said, “I know I need to network, but I really hate it!!”, then you need to meet my friend David J.P. Fisher. David, or DFish as he’s known, is a master of networking in ways that are simple, effective, and consistent with who you are. He’s recently updated his two popular networking […]Read the full post >>

Help! I Feel Hidden Working Remotely! [4 Unique Ways to Be Seen]

I feel hidden working remotely-ways to be seen Red Cape Revolution

If you’re working remotely, you probably share my reader Angela’s concern: “Hey Darcy–I need your help. At the start of the pandemic, my job (and a kazillion others, I know) moved from being based in the HQ to being remote. I actually love it and want to keep working this way–it’s better for my family […]Read the full post >>

Job Searching? How to Use LinkedIn to Connect at Your Target Company [STEP-BY-STEP VIDEO]

Job Searching-Use LinkedIn to Connect at Your Target Company

If you’re job searching, LinkedIn can’t be ignored. Or even if you just want to ramp up your networking in the new world of work, it’s time to dive deeper into how LinkedIn can help you. When combined with the human-focused, real-world networking tools we share here (more of those below), LinkedIn is the engine […]Read the full post >>

Laid Off, Furloughed, Or Just Seeking Change? Don’t Fall into These Job Search Traps

Dont fall into these job search traps Red Cape Revolution

Fair warning: if you or someone you love are looking for a new job, it’s easy to fall into a few job search traps. Let’s identify them ahead of time, so you don’t waste your time and energy. Here are the three biggest job search traps: Job Search Trap #1: Messing With Your Resume You’re […]Read the full post >>