Everyone at some point in their life pivots or transitions within their career. The experience of pivoting can either be positive or negative depending on how you approach the situation. Understanding the foundation, your behaviors and mindset of your transitions will enable you to not only pivot to the next adventure of your career but transition the story of yourself that you share with others. Join me as we explore the different aspects of pivoting and techniques you can use to successfully pivot in your own career.
Welcome to Season 1 finale of Embrace the Pivot podcast. In this episode, I address the importance of risk-taking in order to successfully pivot. If you're not willing or ready to take a risk, you'll never get to where you're going. In order to develop a risk-taking mindset, first, take small risks that aren't going majorly impact your life. Over time, you'll condition yourself so when faced with the opportunity to take a risk that will forever benefit your life, you'll be ready. Follow me on Instagram at @embracethepivot
Having survived a toxic, 12-year relationship, Jessica Licciardello (Creative Director of Bella Magazine) learned how her personal pivot would help her pivot professionally. She shares how to build self-confidence after experiencing a tragedy and how to believe in yourself enough to keep going, to not only survive but thrive. She is working on an art exhibit entitled 8 Minutes to Freedom that showcases her journey and how others can cope with domestic violence. You can find more information on the exhibit here. Jessica shares how she celebrates the post pivot. Join for an inspirational chat about pivoting through tragedy.
Excerpt from the exhibit:
8 Minutes to Freedom is an art exhibit exploring the survival of domestic abuse from my own perspective. As a survivor of an abusive relationship, I’ve come out the other side strong, but only by going through a long journey of healing. The whole way through, I have had support from friends and family, as well as people I have met along the way.
On Episode 6 of Embrace the Pivot, Tiffany Young, executive director of the Hartford Yard Goats, shares how she had to personally pivot in order to catapult her career. Through her experience she has developed the platform Pain to Purpose as a way to encourage and support others who have faced a similar situation; as a way to help others achieve their goals. Hear how Tiffany pivoted from a business owner to wife/mother and then transitioned back into the corporate world as the executive director of the Hartford Yard Goats Foundation. #embracethepivot
Have you ever wanted to meet Steven Spielberg? Learn how I met him in the most badass way!! All it took was confidence in myself and my desire to have a 2-minute conversation with him. Developing self-confidence doesn't happen overnight. It's the act of achieving small attainable goals that build a foundation for your self-confidence. In this episode, I share techniques on how to develop and maintain self-confidence prior to pivoting and during a pivot. @embracethepivot
LMS founders Denise Lambertson, Tim Lambertson and Kelli Reyes join me to discuss how they developed, maintained and sustained connections from the entertainment industry. With support from their network, they built the LMS Agency, an influencer and social media agency that champions incredible brands through innovative consumer-focused marketing services. They share how they have pivoted the company over the years and started an investment fund. Prepare to be inspired & motivated!!! #embracethepivot
Shannon Judd, Don Povia & Jason Bayuk, the founders of Transition Sports & Entertainment, join me for a conversation on how they pivoted their company to better empower athletes and entertainers to position themselves as enduring businesses. They discuss how they were able to shift their mindsets from Transition 1.0 to Transition 2.0. They also share the importance of building trust and maintaining relationships.
Transition brings together a collection of experts who have each found proven success within their expertise; business & financial acumen, communications, digital marketing, start-up expertise, operational optimization, creative ideation, production and execution... Our team becomes our client’s team, combined with their inner circle and reinforced by our client advisory board – experienced industry leaders in the athlete’s respective interests.
Networking is critical to succeeding. It is especially essential when you are experiencing a pivotal moment in your career. The quality of your network is what's going to fast track your next move. Join me in Episode 2 as I explore the first step to creating a quality network versus a quantity network, and how to begin developing meaningful relationships. #embracethepivot
Hi! I'm Dr. C. Robinson, an expert on pivoting. Everyone, at some point in life, pivots. Whether it's a personal (having kids, going back to school) or a professional (new job, starting a company) pivot, your success is largely based on your mindset. Episode 1 explores what it means to actually pivot and how I became an expert in pivoting. Join me on this exciting adventure of how to successfully pivot in your career.