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Being vs. Doing

Those around us may constantly send us signals that we are not doing enough. We often translate this into, “I am not enough.” Listen to the questions we ask each other: What do you do for a living? What field do you work in? How’s it going? What are you Read more…

By Kim Parker, ago
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I Graduated! Now what?

First of all, congratulations!  You have completed your educational goal and you’re on to the next phase. So how do you get your career started? First, let me ask you a couple questions. Does your college have a career center? If so, take advantage of it. You should be able Read more…

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The Pace of the Holidays

Working during the holidays, attending work functions, meals with extended families, charity activities, volunteering, and parties in our own social circles creates a list of holiday “to do”s that makes one tired just reading it. Add to that regular life activities, decorating for the holidays, holiday shopping, caring for family, Read more…

By Kim Parker, ago
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What determines your success?

Jeff Haden over at Inc.com gave a shout-out to J.K.Rowling for responding to a tweet from a discouraged writer. J.K. Rowling talks success despite once being depressed single mom. Her tweeted response? “Don’t write like me. Write like you. Nobody else can do that. Finish that book.” But, as Inc. Read more…

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Are you tired of the job hunt?

Torn up and rusted out Sometimes life comes along and after a storm of events, circumstances, losses, and/or just plain rough treatment by others, it beats us up. We can feel stressed, exhausted, abused, betrayed, depressed, shocked, and even numb. It is not just one thing. It may become one Read more…

By Kim Parker, ago