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Leaping into Intentionality: The Journey of a Mid-Career Woman

Have you ever felt like you’re on autopilot in your career, waiting for the winds of fortune to steer you in the right direction? What if you could take control and intentionally navigate towards your professional aspirations? Discover the inspiring journey of Dr. Cynthia Benson-Merzer, who transformed serendipity into strategic advancement, and learn how you can do the same.

In an enlightening episode of “Daring to Leap,” host Loree Philip delves into the fascinating career trajectory of Dr. Cynthia Benson-Merzer, a talent and organizational development strategist with a remarkable shift from a traditional corporate path to launching her own venture and authoring a transformative book. This episode is not just a story; it’s a blueprint for every mid-career woman standing at the crossroads of potential and uncertainty.

Dr. Cynthia’s journey begins in the bustling corridors of commercial real estate, diverging from her initial aspirations in journalism. Her narrative unfolds across decades of evolving through various industries – from hospitality to healthcare, highlighting the unpredictable nature of career progression. However, the pivotal moment arrives with the unforeseen closure of her corporate chapter, propelling her into the realm of entrepreneurship and authorship.

Start by defining your professional values, vision, and the skills you need to develop. Create a tangible plan that aligns with these elements and dedicate time each day, no matter how brief, to work towards your goals.
Uncertainty is a natural part of any transition. Embrace it as a catalyst for growth. Remember, fear often precedes the most significant breakthroughs. Seek support from mentors, peers, or a professional coach to navigate through these feelings.

Are you ready to pivot from professional serendipity to intentional advancement? Dr. Cynthia's book, Now, Near, Next: A Practical Guide for Mid-Career Women, offers a roadmap to realizing your potential. Dive into her wisdom and start crafting your blueprint towards a career that not only meets but exceeds your aspirations. Join our community of ambitious professionals and begin your journey to intentional growth today.

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