• The Best Career Advice I Ever Got from a writer's conference
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    The Best Career Advice I Ever Got was from a Writer’s Conference

    I’m surprised to say that some of the best career advice I ever got didn’t come from a career center but a writer’s conference. I was stretched like never before, tested in my faith, and doubting whether I would come out of the other side stronger. Being my first conference, I wasn’t sure what to expect, so I went in with the idea that I would be a sponge and soak up all of the information that I could get. I’m glad that was my mentality because some of the best career advice I ever got came from this writer’s conference. Just in case you’re not planning to go to…

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    Adulting

    The Importance of Taking Time for Yourself — You Deserve It!

    As “new adults,” we have a lot of commitments, which is why the importance of taking time for yourself is something we all need to remember. We have commitments to family, our jobs, our friends, our church, other community organizations, or to school. Some of these things may be brand-new to us, while other commitments are simply changing how they fit into our lives. Either way, during this time where our commitments are changing, practicing self care is of utmost importance.

  • How to Remove Fear from Mind and Heart
    Spiritual Growth

    How to Remove Fear from Mind and Heart by Slaying Dragons

    This post is about how to remove fear from mind and heart. What does that actually look like practically and why did I have to slay dragons? I know it sounds crazy, and maybe it is! But God speaks in amazing ways, and for me, He has often spoken to me in dreams. This dream helped me realize that I was living my life in fear. God was calling me back to Him because He is the only way I know how to remove fear from mind and heart.

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    The Balancing Act – Maintaining Work Life Balance

    In order to have enough time, energy, and resources to fulfill our responsibilities at work and be able to do the things we want to do outside of work, we need work-life balance. Otherwise, one of the areas will be negatively impacted because we’ll run out of resources to devote to it. The best way to avoid those negative impacts is work life balance, and just the fact that you’re thinking about it is a step in the right direction.

  • encouragement because adulting is hard
    Adulting

    Here’s some Encouragement – Because Adulting is Hard

    Why is adulting so hard? Because we're trying to stay true to ourselves while dealing with all of the life transitions that are happening at the same time. It would be a missed opportunity to not recognize that the young professional women of today’s world are facing a lot of change in a very short period of time, and the world is apparently not sympathetic at all to the struggle...Instead of a checklist or a destination, I like to think of adulting as an art. It’s an art, on the one hand, because...