Signature Leaders Blog https://blog.signatureleaders.com en-us Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:00:00 GMT 2022-09-30T14:00:00Z en-us Curiosity is the Rocket Fuel for Inclusive Leadership https://blog.signatureleaders.com/curiosity-is-the-rocket-fuel-for-inclusive-leadership <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/curiosity-is-the-rocket-fuel-for-inclusive-leadership" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog-Sep-30-2022-01-34-57-17-PM.jpg" alt="A- Affirm her potential" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>I recently had a global head of HR ask me, “What do you think is the most important leadership behavior?”, and my quick response was: <strong>curiosity</strong>. I think we all know the importance of curiosity when it comes to the work, the data, or the market. If we aren’t curious as leaders, we won’t continue questioning and evaluating to ensure we can course correct when needed. Without curiosity about the work, you won’t continue to learn and grow to become a better leader.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/curiosity-is-the-rocket-fuel-for-inclusive-leadership" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog-Sep-30-2022-01-34-57-17-PM.jpg" alt="A- Affirm her potential" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>I recently had a global head of HR ask me, “What do you think is the most important leadership behavior?”, and my quick response was: <strong>curiosity</strong>. I think we all know the importance of curiosity when it comes to the work, the data, or the market. If we aren’t curious as leaders, we won’t continue questioning and evaluating to ensure we can course correct when needed. Without curiosity about the work, you won’t continue to learn and grow to become a better leader.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fcuriosity-is-the-rocket-fuel-for-inclusive-leadership&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Developing People Relationships Presence Intentional Mindset Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/curiosity-is-the-rocket-fuel-for-inclusive-leadership 2022-09-30T14:00:00Z "Hello, Love! Right Here, Love." https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hello-love-right-here-love <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hello-love-right-here-love" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog%208.25.jpg" alt="A- Affirm her potential" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>These phrases echoed continually with great enthusiasm as I walked into the upstairs restroom at the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport. The restroom, located at the top of the long escalator, is the last stop before grabbing your luggage and heading home.<br></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hello-love-right-here-love" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog%208.25.jpg" alt="A- Affirm her potential" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>These phrases echoed continually with great enthusiasm as I walked into the upstairs restroom at the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport. The restroom, located at the top of the long escalator, is the last stop before grabbing your luggage and heading home.<br></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fhello-love-right-here-love&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Personal Brand Presence Intentional Mindset Thu, 25 Aug 2022 14:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hello-love-right-here-love 2022-08-25T14:00:00Z Don’t be nice. Be kind instead. https://blog.signatureleaders.com/dont-be-nice.-be-kind-instead <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/dont-be-nice.-be-kind-instead" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog-Jul-25-2022-09-14-21-57-PM.jpg" alt="Don’t be nice. Be kind instead." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a></p> <p style="font-size: 18px;"><span style="color: #222222;">At our recent NYC alumni dinner, Mary Ann Jackson, an executive from Prudential, made the comment, “There is a difference between ‘being nice’ and ‘being kind.’”</span></p> <p style="font-size: 18px;"><span style="color: #222222;">I was intrigued. “Give me an example,” I asked her – and the conversation took off from there.</span></p> <p style="font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="color: #222222;">“Nice” and “Kind” come from different places.</span></strong></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/dont-be-nice.-be-kind-instead" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog-Jul-25-2022-09-14-21-57-PM.jpg" alt="Don’t be nice. Be kind instead." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a></p> <p style="font-size: 18px;"><span style="color: #222222;">At our recent NYC alumni dinner, Mary Ann Jackson, an executive from Prudential, made the comment, “There is a difference between ‘being nice’ and ‘being kind.’”</span></p> <p style="font-size: 18px;"><span style="color: #222222;">I was intrigued. “Give me an example,” I asked her – and the conversation took off from there.</span></p> <p style="font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="color: #222222;">“Nice” and “Kind” come from different places.</span></strong></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fdont-be-nice.-be-kind-instead&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Developing People Personal Brand Women in Business Relationships Presence Intentional Mindset Tue, 26 Jul 2022 14:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/dont-be-nice.-be-kind-instead 2022-07-26T14:00:00Z Holding Your Voice Back in Meetings to Self-Protect? https://blog.signatureleaders.com/holding-your-voice-back-in-meetings-to-self-protect <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/holding-your-voice-back-in-meetings-to-self-protect" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/6.29.22%20blog.jpg" alt="Holding Your Voice Back in Meetings to Self-Protect?" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a></p> <p><span style="font-size: 18px; color: #222222;">Recently, I was surprised by a discussion I had with fifteen Director/VP-level leaders about <strong>perception</strong><em>.</em> The topic was how to show up in a meeting and have your voice heard, a common challenge for women in the workplace. This group of talented female leaders lamented—and then debated—what was better: to show up and give opinions and ideas early in the meeting or to hold back, processing and picking strategic spots to offer suggestions.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/holding-your-voice-back-in-meetings-to-self-protect" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/6.29.22%20blog.jpg" alt="Holding Your Voice Back in Meetings to Self-Protect?" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a></p> <p><span style="font-size: 18px; color: #222222;">Recently, I was surprised by a discussion I had with fifteen Director/VP-level leaders about <strong>perception</strong><em>.</em> The topic was how to show up in a meeting and have your voice heard, a common challenge for women in the workplace. This group of talented female leaders lamented—and then debated—what was better: to show up and give opinions and ideas early in the meeting or to hold back, processing and picking strategic spots to offer suggestions.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fholding-your-voice-back-in-meetings-to-self-protect&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Developing People Women in Business Advocating for Yourself Presence Wed, 29 Jun 2022 14:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/holding-your-voice-back-in-meetings-to-self-protect 2022-06-29T14:00:00Z Leadership is Heart. Heart is Life. https://blog.signatureleaders.com/leadership-is-heart.-heart-is-life <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/leadership-is-heart.-heart-is-life" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/Carol%20Makayla.jpg" alt="Leadership is Heart. Heart is Life." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a></p> <p>Recently, I had an “out of office” reply which says: “I am away from the office taking care of “life” and replenishing to better serve you when I return.”</p> <p>For all Signature graduates, you have now experienced your Signature journey as Leadership AND Life. For 17 days, I had the pleasure of stepping away from Signature to spend time with my daughter and the arrival of my 4th grandchild. A complete focus on “life” and how it all begins. As I hold baby Makayla and watch her tiny chest slightly move with her breathing, I can feel her heart beating. And I pause to marvel.</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">“If you are willing to feel everything, you can do anything.”</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/leadership-is-heart.-heart-is-life" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/Carol%20Makayla.jpg" alt="Leadership is Heart. Heart is Life." class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a></p> <p>Recently, I had an “out of office” reply which says: “I am away from the office taking care of “life” and replenishing to better serve you when I return.”</p> <p>For all Signature graduates, you have now experienced your Signature journey as Leadership AND Life. For 17 days, I had the pleasure of stepping away from Signature to spend time with my daughter and the arrival of my 4th grandchild. A complete focus on “life” and how it all begins. As I hold baby Makayla and watch her tiny chest slightly move with her breathing, I can feel her heart beating. And I pause to marvel.</p> <p style="font-weight: bold;">“If you are willing to feel everything, you can do anything.”</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fleadership-is-heart.-heart-is-life&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Women in Business Advocating for Yourself Relationships Intentional Mindset Setting Priorities Self-Care Tue, 14 Jun 2022 17:30:05 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/leadership-is-heart.-heart-is-life 2022-06-14T17:30:05Z Forward Momentum is in Our Own Hands https://blog.signatureleaders.com/forward-momentum-is-in-our-own-hands <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/forward-momentum-is-in-our-own-hands" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog%205.12.jpg" alt="Forward Momentum is in Our Own Hands" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a><span style="font-style: italic;">If you’ve got a dream chase it cause a dream won’t chase you back…</span> The <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwWFsK5SrBk">lyrics</a> floated out of the country music radio station, and I took a moment to pause and write them down. I know what it’s like to have a big dream but still hesitate or hold back. I also know that we are in a unique moment, coming out of a global pandemic and re-entering the fullness of our lives.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/forward-momentum-is-in-our-own-hands" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog%205.12.jpg" alt="Forward Momentum is in Our Own Hands" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg" style="font-style: italic;"></a><span style="font-style: italic;">If you’ve got a dream chase it cause a dream won’t chase you back…</span> The <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hwWFsK5SrBk">lyrics</a> floated out of the country music radio station, and I took a moment to pause and write them down. I know what it’s like to have a big dream but still hesitate or hold back. I also know that we are in a unique moment, coming out of a global pandemic and re-entering the fullness of our lives.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fforward-momentum-is-in-our-own-hands&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Personal Brand Women in Business Advocating for Yourself Relationships Intentional Mindset Self-Care Thu, 12 May 2022 14:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/forward-momentum-is-in-our-own-hands 2022-05-12T14:00:00Z What are your personal brand keywords? https://blog.signatureleaders.com/what-are-your-personal-brand-key-words <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/what-are-your-personal-brand-key-words" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/April%20blog.jpg" alt="What are your personal brand keywords?" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg">Carla Harris</a>, current Vice Chairman of Morgan Stanley, was only five or six years into her job when she received some unexpected feedback from a trusted senior advisor.</p> <p>“You know, you’re smart, you work hard, but I don’t think you’re tough enough for this business,” he told her.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/what-are-your-personal-brand-key-words" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/April%20blog.jpg" alt="What are your personal brand keywords?" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=weX0-1Bumvg">Carla Harris</a>, current Vice Chairman of Morgan Stanley, was only five or six years into her job when she received some unexpected feedback from a trusted senior advisor.</p> <p>“You know, you’re smart, you work hard, but I don’t think you’re tough enough for this business,” he told her.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fwhat-are-your-personal-brand-key-words&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Developing People Personal Brand Women in Business Advocating for Yourself Relationships Intentional Mindset Tue, 26 Apr 2022 14:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/what-are-your-personal-brand-key-words 2022-04-26T14:00:00Z Celebrate Your Losses https://blog.signatureleaders.com/celebrateyourlosses <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/celebrateyourlosses" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/superbowl%20photo.jpg" alt="Celebrate Your Losses" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>I was watching a video of what Matthew Stafford said to Joe Burrow (this year’s Super Bowl-winning and -losing quarterbacks, respectively) on the field after the Super Bowl was over, and I thought, “What, really, is the difference between these two men at the end of this game?</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/celebrateyourlosses" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/superbowl%20photo.jpg" alt="Celebrate Your Losses" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>I was watching a video of what Matthew Stafford said to Joe Burrow (this year’s Super Bowl-winning and -losing quarterbacks, respectively) on the field after the Super Bowl was over, and I thought, “What, really, is the difference between these two men at the end of this game?</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fcelebrateyourlosses&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Leadership Personal Brand Managing Your Career Relationships Presence Intentional Mindset Tue, 22 Mar 2022 14:00:14 GMT https://blog.signatureleaders.com/celebrateyourlosses 2022-03-22T14:00:14Z Robert Seymour Call Out the Good Stuff https://blog.signatureleaders.com/calloutthegoodstuff <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/calloutthegoodstuff" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/2.22%20blog.jpg" alt="Call Out the Good Stuff" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The goalkeeper for the university soccer team was ready. The ball was coming down the field toward him, two forwards passing it between them as his own teammates unable to steal it away. He saw the shot coming, crouched, and leaped left. The kick was beautiful. The keeper’s fingertips brushed the ball but not enough to stop the score.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/calloutthegoodstuff" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/2.22%20blog.jpg" alt="Call Out the Good Stuff" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The goalkeeper for the university soccer team was ready. The ball was coming down the field toward him, two forwards passing it between them as his own teammates unable to steal it away. He saw the shot coming, crouched, and leaped left. The kick was beautiful. The keeper’s fingertips brushed the ball but not enough to stop the score.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fcalloutthegoodstuff&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Developing People Sponsorship Managing Your Career Relationships Intentional Mindset Tue, 22 Feb 2022 15:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/calloutthegoodstuff 2022-02-22T15:00:00Z Have Faith in the Long-Game https://blog.signatureleaders.com/have-faith-in-the-long-game <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/have-faith-in-the-long-game" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog-3.jpg" alt="Have Faith in the Long-Game" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>I stopped creating new year’s resolutions when I was 24. They didn’t work for me.</p> <p>I was enjoying a New Year’s Eve celebration with fellow college graduates, early into our careers. As everyone shared their resolution, I realized mine would be the same as last year. Why was that?</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/have-faith-in-the-long-game" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://blog.signatureleaders.com/hubfs/blog-3.jpg" alt="Have Faith in the Long-Game" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>I stopped creating new year’s resolutions when I was 24. They didn’t work for me.</p> <p>I was enjoying a New Year’s Eve celebration with fellow college graduates, early into our careers. As everyone shared their resolution, I realized mine would be the same as last year. Why was that?</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=1728833&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fblog.signatureleaders.com%2Fhave-faith-in-the-long-game&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fblog.signatureleaders.com&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Advocating for Yourself Presence Intentional Mindset Setting Priorities Self-Care Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:00:00 GMT carol.seymour@thesignatureprogram.com (Carol Seymour) https://blog.signatureleaders.com/have-faith-in-the-long-game 2022-01-27T15:00:00Z