A couple of years ago I took a seasonal job in Berkeley, California. Like most things, I love diving right into the adventure without sorting out all the details ahead of time. In this case, I arrived with the job lined up, but not the housing. Being only a summer gig, I felt that if … Continue reading The Radiance of Giving
I'm concerned. I'm concerned because I'm one that gets all sorts of feels for the general well-being of others. It genuinely bothers me when I look around and I see folks who are struggling beyond measure. People who feel like no matter what they do, they can never get ahead; never "retire". Struggle and hardship … Continue reading A Brighter Future Through Us.
You're powerful. Don't let this year convince you otherwise. If you predicted the rollercoaster of chaos upon entering this year, then congratulations! I hope you used your foresight to help others along the way. On the other hand, a vast majority of us were clearly surprised/shocked by the unfolding events throughout this battleground we've endured. … Continue reading Certainty During The Uncertain
Let's get real. Many cultures and religions have taught the golden rule, so you have probably learned it at some point in your life. For those that haven't, it is a principle of treating others as you want to be treated. Seems quite simple right? So simple, that it seems like it could be hard … Continue reading The Real Golden Rule
A path towards financial wellness is a path to embark on today
I haven't posted on here in awhile, but today seems fitting for me because it's my biggest reflection day of the year. Today happens to be the start of my 27th chapter on this planet! This time instead of just reflecting one year back as usual, I decided to go back almost a decade. So … Continue reading Get Out
Dictionary.com defines "Audacity" as: boldness or daring, especially with confident or arrogant disregard for personal safety, conventional thought, or other restrictions. When I think about "audacity", I think: life goals. From my personal experience, I have noticed that one of my biggest limiting factors is my own mind. It's so much easier to use an excuse you created than to actually commit the action that you so fearfully backed out … Continue reading Being Audacious Will Open Your World
Growing up, we would always fantasize about what our future careers might be. We would look up to our role models whether it be family, older friends, or maybe even people we saw in magazines or on television. Some children had a clear vision when they're young, and stick to it as they get older. … Continue reading When I Grow Up I Want To…
The best part of rejection is that it happens to everyone at one time or another. The worst part of rejection is that for some, it happens less and less as we get older. I'm going to propose the idea that the reduced amount of rejection is because people are terrified of it. When people … Continue reading Want Success and Happiness? Go Get Rejected!