When Quitting is the Best Thing You Can Do

When you hear someone use the word quit in a sentence, the first thing you most likely think of is giving up. We all do it. In fact, the word quit is usually associated with such a negative connotation in today’s society that we feel an inherent and debilitating shame for admitting that we did … Continue Reading

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To the Girl Who’s Struggling to Accept Change

Dear Friend- Accepting and confronting life’s many changes is tremendously difficult, and you aren’t alone. We all experience the fear and longing. We all struggle to let go of the people and places we care about deeply. Everyone has a story. This is my mine. It’s the lessons I have learned – through various instances of … Continue Reading

30 Life-Saving Tips for Crushing it in the Real World

Post Grads – Welcome to the Real World –Tips and tricks for mastering the haphazard, early-twenties adventure often referred to as “Adulting.”– 1. Don’t be afraid to let go and move on. Failure isn’t changing your path, it’s staying in situations that make you miserable because you’re too afraid to walk away. 2. If you … Continue Reading

10 Habits For Leading the Life You’ve Always Wanted

Everyone strives for success and happiness. Everyone wants to live a life worth living. Everyone has the capability to be the best they can be every single day. Most people just don’t know where to start. There are a loads of habits that you can start doing today to lay the foundation for success to … Continue Reading

Getting More From Your Manager

“Keep up the good work” is great to hear, but totally unhelpful. In fact, most people feel like their performance reviews aren’t valuable… and companies agree. Only about half of HR leaders and an even smaller amount of CEO’s think that annual performance evaluations are adding value for their employees. Just this year, Google, Accenture … Continue Reading

It’s OK Not to Know Exactly What You Want to Do In Life

From the mere age of twelve, I thought I knew what I was going to be when I grew up. I had always wanted to be a doctor – a cardiothoracic surgeon to be exact. My favorite television shows were Trauma, Life in the ER, Grey’s Anatomy (still is one of my favorites today) and … Continue Reading

7 Habits of the Insanely Productive

Whether you are still in school or are beginning the journey of full-time employment, productivity is one of the main things that will get you where you want to be. However, being productive on a consistent basis is a seriously difficult feat. Here are some painless tips to get you started. All-right, these are almost … Continue Reading

A Day In The Life Of A Working Student

“Implementation of the strategy and project plan will be”. . . Shit, it’s almost 5! “Sorry guys I have to hop off this call, I have to make it to class in an hour and I’ve got an hour drive. I’ll catch up soon! ” I slide my heels back on my feet and run … Continue Reading

21 Tips For Making The Most Of Your Internship

I’m what you would call a perpetual intern. Seriously, I have had consecutive internships since I was a senior in high school. Even throughout the school years, I have remained an intern part-time. Through these incredible experiences have absorbed a few pieces of wisdom along the way that you may find helpful in your own … Continue Reading

30 Tips For Young Women Pursuing Their Careers

Some advice I have received and lessons I’ve learned along the way.  Be willing to take criticism because it’s crucial to the learning process. Study your superiors. At work, I am surrounded by brilliant female leaders. Learning from their example is incredibly valuable. Find internships. Go to workshops. Obtain all possible experience. Be creative and innovative in … Continue Reading