Meet Michele


Skills Recharged® is a solution-centric resource extension of Michele’s genesis work with Career Tipper® that she launched while working in Career Services in for-profit higher education. Her Career Tipper efforts are rooted in that transformative experience of encouraging professionals to evolve to their professional best by keeping their skills recharged. Career Tipper is a professional development resource that started as a career and mindset blog and transformed to add an affirmations app and then transitioned into a podcast. Michele is the host of The Confidence Conversation and Career Tipper podcasts that features interviews of seasoned professionals in different industries sharing their expertise and professional development resources on your favorite podcast platform and YouTube.

Michele Badie

Founder of Skills Recharged

You’re in the right place if you’re seeking ways to keep your professional skills recharged, competitive, and hire-ready.

Michele currently enjoys managing projects at her 9 to 5. In 2021, Michele, aka Career Tipper, chose to amplify the focus of her Skills Recharged podcast series to progress her efforts of helping professionals to define their messaging, as we all are navigating new ebbs and flows of our careers during a pandemic. Encouraging and consulting with professionals and solopreneurs to discover and reconnect to skills that will help them advance their career trajectory, start a new income stream, or find a new role while evolving to their professional best is a sought-after talent of hers. Michele wants her efforts with Skills Recharged to help professionals connect the dots to an implementable strategy for themselves that will propel them to excel through a diverse and ever-changing global workforce. Message or tag Michele with your #skillsrecharged updates on social media. Also, check out her book, Confidently You: 21-Day Action Plan to Your Professional Best at