It’s Purge Time!

It's Purge Time!

Ah…the hot summer air; the fun in the sun….AND that urge to purge. Summer is peak garage sale season for a reason; there’s nothing like good weather to make us want to open up the windows, let in the fresh air, and ditch the clutter.

Shedding used and unwanted items has a surprisingly cathartic effect. We feel lighter, liberated, and renewed. And it doesn’t have to just apply to the garage and our closets…

Sometimes a purge is needed in other areas of our life. It could be a relationship we no longer connect with, a few pounds we want to lose, or a career that just doesn’t fit right.

But how do you know if it’s time to de-clutter your current career?

  • Your work doesn’t excite you anymore
  • You’re frustrated that you still haven’t gotten that promotion or raise
  • You’re out of balance between work and home life
  • Your feeling stalled in a career that doesn’t match your true potential
  • You’re in a new season of life and ready to take on fresh challenges
  • You’ve outgrown the expectations of a long term employer and their narrow sense of “who you are” is holding you back

Whether it’s a full-scale career change or just re-examining your career priorities – there’s no better season to purge than the summer!

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Heather Petherick is a master success coach for high potential business leaders, having established her private coaching practice in 2007. Since then, she’s coached hundreds of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs from around the globe to overcome the mindset traps that keep them playing small so that they can realize their potential and create the impact they’re meant for. Her areas of speciality are: • Mindset • Confidence • Communication • Speed of Implementation Her clients include corporate rising stars at WestJet, Agrium, Suncor Energy, Manulife Bank, TD, Royal Bank of Canada, KMPG and PepsiCo International as well as big-thinking entrepreneurs from around the world. She has been featured as a career and success expert with Women Engineering The Future, The Royal Bank of Canada, Canadian Living Magazine and Chatelaine magazine. Heather’s journey from growing up on a humble sheep farm on the prairies of western Canada to building a global coaching business have lent to her signature coaching style that combines both wit and humility, style and business savvy. She holds a Master’s degree in Management and lives in Lethbridge, Alberta with her husband and two children.

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