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Marla J. Albertie

Coach, Writer, Blogger, Creator, Life-Harmonizer

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Hi there!

I love to write transformational and life-changing content from a non-judgment perspective.

I am the owner and founder of the TuthSpeaksGroup LLC, a multi-media coaching company that creates strategies and solutions for work-life integration/harmony (WLI/H).

I have a background as a certified career, executive, and life coach, trainer, author, and assessor and with over 20 years of business, coaching, and training experience, therefore I can write about career and personal development to leadership.

I hold a Masters of Education in Adult Education and a Bachelor of Science in Supervision and Management. I am Ph.D. student currently earning my degree in I/O Psychology.

In my spare time, I run Creating Your Career Medium.com Publication and my blog the WorkingWoman.co Blog. I am also an author of 52 Career Tips: Action Steps to Move you Forward and co-author of The Better Business Book Vol.3, and creator of Creating Your Career with Marla J. Albertie YouTube Talk show.

I love to read, write, shop, and cruise.

Write for you soon.

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01/18/2019
Resilience Is Key: Why I Didn't Give Up on Myself to Achieve My APTD

In 2015 I attended a Certified Professional in Learning & Performance (CPLP) information session, and, while the presenter was speaking, I thought to myself, "This is like getting a mini PhD!" I was already in training and development and I facilitated training classes on a regular basis, so I didn't think I needed a certification to validate what I was already doing.

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05/22/2020
How to be a Successful Personal Development Junkie

"One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again." - Abraham Maslow The What Okay, I admit it; I am a personal development junkie. I always have been. I love to learn.

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05/12/2020
14 Lessons from Do the Work by Steven Pressfield

I recently read " Do the Work" by Steven Pressfield and the title is fitting as he discusses a creator's biggest enemy " Resistance." These are quotes and phrases I selected from the book that had an impact on me, while the whole book is impactful, certain words stood out.

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05/11/2020
How to Create the Job you Desire

I came across the term "job crafting" as I was doing research for an assignment for school. The definition intrigued me because I am always seeking methods for employees to be happier at work. According to the research of Jane E. Dutton and Amy Wrzensniewski, job crafting is: crafting your job to make it more meaningful to you.

Medium
06/27/2020
10 Life Changing Rules to Implement Today

Lessons from Personality Isn't Permanent "Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they are finished." Dr. Dan Gilbert As a Man Thinketh Think and Grow Rich These are two books I read annually. I have found another book I will add to this list: Personality Isn't Permanent by Dr. Benjamin Hardy, a mentor of mine.

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How To Create Your Career - BusinessBalls.com

My definition of the word " career " is a journey of jobs. All of the jobs you have held have aided you in creating your career. Yes, that includes your first job of delivering pizza, the waiter/waitress job you had in college, and the job you had after college that you hated.

Medium
03/31/2020
The Best Investment Businesses Will Ever Make

Six reasons to invest in your team I attended Grant Cardone's annual 10 X Growth Conference virtually this year, and I attended in person in 2019. If you are a business owner, I highly recommend attending this conference at least once. The conference is an experience you will never forget.

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04/17/2020
4 Steps to Selling Yourself as the Right Person for the Job

Prove you are the last candidate they need to interview The day has come; you are ready for that dream job. You are prepared to show the world who you are. It's possible to have the job of your dreams, and it relies on your ability to sell yourself in the interview.

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05/12/2020
Three Self-Care Tips for I-O Psychologists

According to the 2020 SIOP Income and Employment Report, I-O psychologists have 26 areas of specialization to choose from. If you're an I/O geek like me, you love-or at least have an interest) in- many of those areas.

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03/31/2020
10 Reasons You Shouldn't Invest in Coaching

Don't waste your time, if you are not willing to invest in yourself As a coach, I believe everyone should have a coach; however, I know this is not always the case. If you are evaluating whether to invest in a coach, here are ten reasons you should honestly consider: You are not going to make time.

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03/23/2020
6 Social Media Mistakes That Can Harm Your Career

These can make or break you Many courts have upheld the right of employers to see everything in your social media accounts. Employers even study the social media accounts of prospective new employees before they hire them. You can also be asked to log in and provide full access to your account.

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04/06/2020
Finding Yourself: 10 Ways to Walk in Peace and Harmony

Peace and Harmony can be yours, now is the perfect time Walking in peace and harmony can sound cliché, because we hear it all the time, but it's essential! If you're looking for ways to cultivate peace and feel more connected, know that this experience comes from within you.

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03/24/2020
Become a Better Business Person by Becoming a Great Leader

10 Characteristics of Great Leaders While it's commonly argued whether great leaders are born or made, there's little doubt that great leaders share several characteristics. Leadership skills are among the most important to develop if you wish to advance your career or business.

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05/14/2016
Commencement Speech

I was awarded Alumna of the Year from Strayer University one year after I graduated with my M.Ed. I was given the opportunity to give a commencement speech to over 3,000 people.

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07/18/2019
5 Reasons to say NO.

"Hey Marla, we are going to Alice's party Saturday night. Do you want to come with us?" I stand in silence as I read the text because one side of me is saying: "Heck yeah, I want to go. Alice is...

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