Happiness & Joy: Reality or Myth?

Joy & Happiness: Reality or Myth?

Happiness and joy mean different things to different people. So recognizing the role they play in your life is not necessarily the same experience shared by others. Fulfillment and satisfaction contribute to joyous feelings, but happiness also includes a sense of achievement and purpose for many individuals. And while achieving joy and happiness are realistic…

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Hate Networking? Up Your Game.

You apply to job listings and don’t get an interview. You call on hopeful leads, but they vanish. You’re working hard, but you can’t seem to find the door to your bright future. Those statements are paraphrased from David Bradford’s book, Up Your Game: 6 Timeless Principles for Networking Your Way To The Top.  If you…

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Transform Your Career with a Spartan Mindset

Transform Your Career With a Spartan Mindset

Have you ever walked in to work and been handed the assignment no one else wanted? That’s how I was feeling when Bryce told me, “I told them we’d review this new book…something about Spartans. It’s on your desk.” I knew about the Spartans. Or I thought I knew. They’re the crazy mud racing people, right? Historically,…

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Best Career Advice Ever: Direct From Mom

Best Career Advice Ever: Direct From Mom

What’s the most valuable piece of career advice you’ve ever received? Who did it come from? In my case, the wisest and most significant guidance has always come from Mom. Yes, even regarding my career. Mom is on the verge of wrapping up an amazing career, although she humbly reports that it’s not actually a career.  In her…

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