Category: Success and Failures

Strengths and Weaknesses

I wanted to write an article about the importance of knowing one’s strengths and weaknesses. When I began with the thought, I felt as though it was a super broad topic. There are strengths and weaknesses in oneself in the workplace, in your relationships, in your technical skills, the list can go on forever.  

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Goals! Goals! Goals! for 2018

Every year for the past few years, around Christmas time. I create a vision board. My family and I gather around with blank canvas boards that we’ve purchased from our local crafts store. We grab magazines, glue, crayons, markers, glitter, sugar, spice and everything nice! I look forward to this experience every holiday season, and

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Self-Care…We All Need It

The end of 2017 and this entire month of January has been one of the most stressful times in my life. I broke my leg, my work situation has proven to be precarious and I decided to make a few life changes. I wanted to provide a few quick self-care tips for anyone else who

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The Value of Affiliation

Being apart of an organization or group can prove to be very beneficial in alot of ways. It’s important when you’re thinking about joining a organization that you dig deep within yourself to understand the reasons why you want to join. Whether you’re deciding to join a greek pan-hellenic organization, a professional/vocational group, or club

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Weathering the storm

Sometimes life forces you to take a long pause and look at your life. It takes immense perseverance and tenacity to start something new like quitting your job, enrolling or dis-enrolling in higher education, starting your own company or whatever large project is affecting your life. Someone very close to me was recently weathering his

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