110 posts in category

Personal Development

3 Compelling Perspectives I Learned About Failure

If you’ve ever put off doing something because you weren’t sure how it would turn out, or if you’ve avoided…

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How Most Millennials Have Fallen Into This Social Media Trap

I remember when catching up with friends I haven’t seen in a while, they would update me about a big…

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Dear Millenials, Avoid Making These 3 Toxic Mistakes

When I was a first officer in the airlines, one of my responsibilities included the preflight inspection. This proverbial “kicking…

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3 Sophisticated Ways to Ask WHY Without Using the Word

In journalism school, we were taught to always ask the 5 Ws and the H when writing news stories. In…

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Five Ways Employers Can Empower Millennial Employees

I stepped into the bright, airy office, thoughtfully decorated with modern furniture and colorful artwork, and I thought, “this is…

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3 Deadly Reasons Why You Should Stop Living for Someone’s Approval

We are ridiculously talented at creating buzzwords. One of the most popular buzzwords in recent years is ______-shaming (enter your…

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4 Non-Negotiables for a Healthy Mentoring Relationship

If someone asked me to be their mentor, five years ago, I would say no. Today, the word mentor comes…

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3 Reasons Why Embracing Change Leads Us to Our Calling

Java and I have been in a long-term relationship ever since I could talk. Ok. Maybe you haven’t noticed, but…

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How to Overcome The Root of Our Stress

Just breathe. This is what I kept telling myself as he opened the hatch. I could see his lips moving…

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Millennials, Two Unconventional Reasons Why You Need to Work Hard

I ran across a post recently on a website dedicated to success. It was filled with quotes from athletes, business…

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