Courtney Bejgrowicz – Grad to Grown-Up


Courtney Bejgrowicz is the Co-author of Grad to Grown-Up: 68 Tips to Excel in Your Personal and Professional Life; secondary educator; and post-secondary mentor and consultant

In this episode Lauren and Courtney discuss:

  • Long- and short-term goal setting
  • Following your passion
  • Bouncing back and resilience
  • Benefits and challenges of remote work, especially for young professionals

Key takeaways:

  • It’s important to get to know yourself and gain clarity on your values and what you want in your career
  • Writing down your goals will help guide you towards achievement
  • Completing goals and checking them off a list leads to increased satisfaction, self-confidence, independence, and motivation
  • Failure is an important step in learning and growing. Everyone, even high achievers, needs to build the resilience muscle to be able to bounce back and grow from failures
  • You will be more successful when you love what you are doing and are passionate about it
  • When working remotely, you must set boundaries to maintain a work-life balance while also being proactive in connecting with co-workers and leadership to advance your career

Before you can even set goals, especially long-term ones, you have to know what your foundation is – what do you stand for, what do you believe in – and make decisions with that as your compass.” – Courtney Bejgrowicz

Take the moments of failure and make sure you are purposeful about them.”

– Courtney Bejgrowicz

Sometimes you are planted in the wrong soil and you need a new garden to blossom in.”

– Courtney Bejgrowicz

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