16 Reasons to Take a Career Risk Now

worker with a calculator | take a career risk now _ Red Cape Revolution

“This is not a good time to take a career risk.” That’s what I keep hearing, over and over, from smart, successful people who know there’s something they need to do to change their lives at work, but can’t seem to get into action. Instead of acting like the smart, successful people they are, they […]Read the full post >>

How to Get Noticed Without Networking: 5 Simple Actions

Get noticed. Red Cape Revolution can help

Ever wonder how to get noticed more at work and in your profession? Sara did. Here’s her question: “I’d like to get noticed for the good work I’m doing, both inside my company and externally. But I’m kind of shy and I don’t have a lot of time to do a lot of networking. Are […]Read the full post >>

Why LinkedIn Matters (Even When You’re Not Changing Jobs)

Why Linkedin matters _ Red Cape Revolution

Are you harboring this dangerous belief?

“LinkedIn only matters if you’re looking to change your job.”

From conversations with my private clients, students in my online programs, and others in my speaking audiences, I’m hearing this more and more.

Maybe you believe this too.

But it’s wrong. Oh so wrong. […]Read the full post >>

How to Say NO at Work: Thirteen Scripts & Strategies (Plus Free Download)

If saying no makes you nervous (Red Cape Revolution can help)

Click here to download your free guide, “How to Say No at Work” 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. It’s stupid. (Okay, “stupid” is a bit harsh, especially for a nice person like me.  […]Read the full post >>

Why Separating Work and Personal Email Makes Sense

separating work & personal email

No matter what your politics, you can’t argue with the fact that Hillary Clinton is a pretty bright person. Wellesley and Yale educated. Partner in a law firm. A United States Senator. A Secretary of State. And of course, those high profile years as First Lady. You gotta appreciate that someone can learn a lot […]Read the full post >>

It Ain’t Just Luck: The Key to Success at Work

It's not just luck. Find the key to success at work on RedCapeRevolution.com

Wear all the green you want—it looks good on you. And rub your rabbit’s foot keychain until it’s bald to the bone–the bunny no longer cares. But it ain’t just luck when you experience success at work. It’s not a sign from the gods, serendipity, good fortune, or a fortuitous happening. You find success at […]Read the full post >>

Wait! Before You Go . . . Take a Look Back on 2012, Red Cape-Style (plus your free tool inside)

Wait! How can it be 2013? Looking back idea from RedCapeRevolution.com

Yes, maybe you raised a glass (or three) on December 31. Maybe you’ve kicked the tree to the curb (literally–it’s trash day here.) And maybe you’re back to work, wondering “where the heck did 2012 go?” Me too. So let’s not let it go, just yet. Hold on a little longer–and give yourself one last […]Read the full post >>