#MillennialMonday : It Takes a Village to Build a Career

It's not what you know, it's who you know. You may have heard this before when it comes to finding a job or (even once you have a job) that coveted promotion.  Do I think it's true? Yes and no. Do I think it's purely who you know that can get you ahead in the … Continue reading #MillennialMonday : It Takes a Village to Build a Career

I Quit

Quitting is looked at as such a cowardly act of throwing determination and perseverance out the window in favor of comfort and familiarity.  Growing up, I found myself either quitting things that I found too daring, scary or difficult, or avoiding them altogether. But there comes a time when you can't quit. You have to … Continue reading I Quit

#MillennialMonday : Redefining Religion

Religion has grown to hold a negative stigma in the past few years throughout our world.  This is surprising because the purpose of religion is to make us better people who live a virtuous life. However, it seems with each new up-and-coming generation, more and more individuals distance themselves from religion. Millennials, according to research … Continue reading #MillennialMonday : Redefining Religion

The parable of the deer

The past few weeks have been a heavy transition point in my life.  My formal education has now ended and several other chapters of my life have been written and completed. Now, I am on to finding the job that will help launch my career.  But with anything in life it is a process and … Continue reading The parable of the deer

#MillennialMonday : The Debt Dilemma

#MillennialMonday is aimed at giving Millennials advice and insight into how they can better live healthier, happier, more fulfilling and financially sound lives! Whether it's dealing with short-term or long-term issues, facing job or relationship dilemmas, check here every week for something new aimed at making Millennials, the generation labeled as reshaping the future, even … Continue reading #MillennialMonday : The Debt Dilemma

Measuring Toughness

I am always up for a challenge, especially when that can be blended in with some friendly competition. Every challenge is just a way of learning more about myself and the latest one was the Tough Mudder. I didn't realize how enlightening a grueling obstacle course in the mud could be, but then again the … Continue reading Measuring Toughness

Ready or not

I have been entrenched in the pursuit of starting my career.  Now having graduated with my Master's degree, I am looking heavily for the job that will help me launch a career. But the transition is not an easy one.  In fact, it is a transition unlike one I have ever encountered before.  Maybe it … Continue reading Ready or not