Posts tagged with ‘advice’

  • 4 Ways to Crush Impostor Syndrome

    By jessicabroome on October 13, 2015
    “It feels as if each week, there is some lunch or some dinner or some phone call that is going to blow my cover, reveal that I am not nearly as bright or well read or business savvy or connected as I think people imagine me to be.” –Bill Clegg, Portrait of an Addict as a Young Man My first thought […]
  • Closed Door –> Open Door

    By jessicabroome on October 6, 2015
      We’ve all heard the adage “when one door closes, another one opens,” but I always thought of this in terms of breakups, not clients. Last week I shared the story of a client who canceled their project after 5 months of hurry up and wait. And while I was pretty unruffled by the cancellation, I DID want to find […]
  • Lucrative, Lovely, or a Learning Experience

    By jessicabroome on September 17, 2015
    I’m currently in Lagos, Nigeria doing in-home interviews (after 5 days of the same in Shanghai, China). More on this adventure soon, I promise! Right now I’m too deep in it to write about this experience– it’s going great, though! In the meantime, here are a few words on how I decide which clients to work with. My mom loves to say […]
  • Who I’ve Been Helping this Quarter

    By jessicabroome on July 14, 2015
    I like to think of myself as a giver: I’m giving my clients information they didn’t have before, information they can use to make smarter decisions. Here are a few ways I’ve used research to help clients make well-informed decisions lately: A law firm working on a class action suit against a bank wanted to know how many hours of unpaid overtime […]
  • Mixing it up, in exercise and work

    By jessicabroome on October 7, 2014
    Anyone who knows me knows that one of my very favorite things to do is exercise. I genuinely love going to the gym. I think this is one of my finest qualities, and it’s also going to help me live a long and healthy life, so if you think I’m crazy, phooey on you. When I’m in New York, one […]

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