This post is sponsored by VerveLife in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand, and I have been compensated for my participation. All opinions are my own. If you've been following my story on my fitness goal this year, you should know that I plan on running 12 5ks in 2016. I think it's good to have goals in your life since that is what helps you grow as a person. Not to mention that, it feels … [Read more...] about How to Prepare for a 5k (And my progress on running 12)
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF. It sounds so easy, but why is it so hard? I can't tell you how many times I've started and stopped a project in my life. How many times I've given up. How many times I've let rejection or others criticism define me. As a career and business coach I often get consultation requests in which I have prospective clients complete a questionnaire and almost unanimously, the … [Read more...] about 3 Secrets to Believing in Yourself
The number one worry new graduates have is how they will find a job. The problem is that there’s fierce competition for all the best roles. This is why a large percentage of graduates don’t end up working in the area that they’re trained in. Many graduates end up spending a few months working in retail or hospitality while continuing to look for a role that links to their degree. With this … [Read more...] about How Will I Find A Job After Graduating?
Back in 2014, I was asking myself this question every single day. I kept trying to think of the answer but nothing came. I felt frustrated. I had so much drive and determination, I just didn’t know where to direct it. I felt stuck in the first job I got out of university because I didn’t know what else to do instead. Since then, I’ve learnt that I’m not the only one who has ever felt like this. … [Read more...] about What Should I Do with My Life?
Creating a success mindset just takes some simple mental adjustments. Instead of obsessing over everything you can’t change, focus on what you can change – your mindset. Focus on the opportunities, rather than the problems. Your mindset is your state of mind that is fixed on obtaining a certain outcome. For example, if you have a success mindset, your mind’s focus and action is on success – … [Read more...] about Mindset is Everything in Driving Your Success
The only way to get ahead financially is to stash away some money so that it can build over time and increase your wealth. Those who make six figures can stash away funds relatively easily in most locales. However, those who make a very low income that's not much above minimum wage can have more trouble doing so, but this does not mean that it is impossible to achieve. Here are four tips that … [Read more...] about 4 Ways To Save Money On A Low Income