When I decided to try my hand at freelance work, one of the first things I did was reach out to other young women in the area who were successfully doing it.
I met up with a smart, friendly woman named Rachel who runs a business
Think of one person who’s made a positive difference in your life. Perhaps it’s a motivating sports coach, an encouraging college professor, an inspiring boss or a dependable friend who comes to mind. Or, perhaps several names come to mind.
We all have people in our
"Let it go, let it go. Can’t hold it back anymore. Let it go, let it go. Turn away and slam the door!"
I watched Frozen with my 2 year-old niece almost a year ago and those lyrics have been ear-worming my brain ever since.
The idea of an "aha" moment is something very enticing to all of us, whether we experience it through discovering something about ourselves, or realizing that we have a goal we're so passionate about that we see a clear path to achieve it. Therefore, it
The following is a post on success and motherhood from one of our writers who is expecting her first child. We hope that regardless of your life stage, you’ll let her words sink in and allow yourself time and space to ponder what success really
“I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and your laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.” -American Poet Clarissa Pinkola Estes
I don’t know about you but at times I feel the pressure of quantity over quality. Am I working enough hours? Am I producing enough articles? Do I have enough speaking engagements lined up? And if I do, how many people will come? I have
There's a war inside us. We all feel it. One moment you're chasing dreams, the next you're being pulled toward laziness and sluggishness. You, like many others, seem to exhibit the never-ending irrationality in human behavior.
Author and expert marketer, Seth Godin, described it as this: "We
I am no one
No dream to speak of
No sleep to dream up
Identity in creativity
We preach to the young
But the young preach to us
The good fight for dreams
Just might be a civil war
Divided we stand
Together we fall
Fallen we long
For the embrace
Of a Saving Grace
To give us
Office "politicking" is a slippery slope indeed. Like it or hate it, it is part of daily life, no matter what industry you work in. These politics are something of an art that requires an understanding of its nuances to navigate it successfully. With a