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How to Authentically Address Adversity in Your Career

In this solo episode, I share with you the importance of building emotional intelligence for addressing career adversity, embracing each experience as a stepping stone for personal growth. I also highlight the significance of showing up authentically, embracing vulnerability, and granting yourself grace amidst life's inevitable disruptions.

I also emphasize the need to redefine resilience and approach adversity with courage rather than seeking clarity. This is why I underscore the transformative potential of embracing vulnerability and authentically while navigating life's challenges.

So let's unlock the key to authentic adversity together - Tune in this episode and cultivate a resilient mindset and thrive in the face of adversity, Thrivers!


  • Career adversity and the beginning of Brittany’s career grief journey
  • On building emotional intelligence for career navigation
  • How environments can impact your self-worth
  • How to navigate adversity and redefine resilience
  • The importance of showing up authentically
  • On embracing vulnerability and giving yourself some grace


“Instead of striving to bounce back to where you were before the adversity, let's commit to real resilience. Let's pledge to journey forward with more courage, not clarity.” – Brittany N. Cole

“When you're thinking about your setbacks, I want you to remember that every emotion is a stepping stone in your personal growth. So, when you think about how to really thrive through it, how to really navigate adversity — in a way where you don't have to shrink — you don't have to suffer in silence. You don't have to fear what's around the corner, but you can really show up authentically.” – Brittany N. Cole

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Brittany is awesome! I love the variety of guests on her show and the wisdom she brings to having a fulfilling career whether you're an entrepreneur or working a 9-5.

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The Career Thrivers podcast is so inspiring, informative, engaging, educational, and most of all encouraging. Brittany does an amazing job finding guest that are true experts & crafters in their field. After every episode I am left feeling uplifted about how to create a life + career that truly represents my authentic self. This podcast is for you if you are ready to level up + get serious about building the life you have always dreamed of. A podcast of not only career lessons but life lessons as well!

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Every episode leaves me with takeaways of impactful nuggets I can implement into my daily life or challenges to make me better! Brittany is a bright light and brings on fresh voices.

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I just discovered Brittany and I am in awe of how she speaks the language that I didn’t even know I needed to hear! Her show is so transparent and relatable!!! I highly recommend!!

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