Embracing Your Weird at Work with Sophie Lemieux


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By Career Balance Coaching and CoachOiseau Career Coaching, Lisa Plain, and Mike Bird. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Topics Covered

  • Sophie Lemieux - HR Consultant
  • What taking your place at work and embracing your weird means
  • What are the key factors in taking your place?
  • The challenges with putting yourself out there
  • How your work environment can impact your imposter syndrome
  • Why companies seek out insecure overachievers and how to avoid being one
  • The importance of understanding your self-worth and setting boundaries
  • What you can learn from working directly with senior leaders
  • How to better establish yourself in a new company and embrace your weird
  • How to re-establish yourself in your current organization
  • The value in being fearless and the importance of asking
  • What is neurodiversity? (around 34:00)
  • Ways employers can be more attuned to neurodiverse candidates and employees
  • Whether or not to bring neurodiversity and accommodations up in an interview
  • Tips for neurodiverse job seekers and employees in the workplace
  • "Don't be afraid to say that you don't know something" & "Set boundaries"

Work with Lisa: https://careerbalancecoaching.com/

Work with Mike: https://www.coachoiseau.com/

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