BE NICE…to yourself.

Today I ended up watching this Ted Talk because it was mentioned at the end of an article I was reading about how to improve your mood. The guy who wrote the article was actually sharing his own Ted Talk. The talk was called, “Why we all need to practice emotional first aid”. It was…

19 things I realized at age 19:

Originally posted on justinerae23:
I’m writing this as a almost 20-year-old (I will be turning 20 in about a month plus a week). I was gonna do “20 things I learned before I turned 20” but I thought that would be too complicated and I have only had this blog through my 19th year so…

Make the Most of Your Tuition and Fees!

A lot of students come out of their undergrad years poorly prepared to go out into the world. You would think those 4 or so years would have you fully prepared without too much extra work on your part. But that simply isn’t true! I’m learning that the hard way. I’ve got one semester of…

Introverts, this is for you.

I happened upon this TED talk by Susan Cain called, “The power of introverts” last week and parts of it brung me to tears. It’s wonderfully encouraging and it links in with the last post I wrote titled, “Who were your best and worst bosses”. If you’re an introvert this will show you what an…

Who were your best and worst bosses?

Recently I had to ponder this question because I was thinking of going into management. Personality tests tell me over and over that my type is perfect for management but thinking of myself I laugh at that because I’m introverted, mild mannered, and hardly ever aggressive. I thought, how can I be a manager if…

Trouble Choosing a Career Path?

For the last three days…scratch that…for the last three years I’ve been obsessing over what career path I should take. And this is one of the hardest decisions I’ve ever had to make. In the case that you’re in the same predicament as me I have a few pieces of advice. This is an excellent…