15 Simple Ways to be More Professional

If you’re a recent college graduate without much experience in the workplace, you might be wondering how to act or what to wear on the job. It can be quite intimidating entering the workforce and working with people who are your parents’ age. I’m no expert on professionalism, but I will say that I’ve learned…

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5 Ways to Avoid Weekend Burnout

Since the Great Recession roughly a decade ago, millions of Americans have found new ways to make money. It seems now, more than ever, people are blogging, starting side hustles, and becoming their own boss. I’m so happy that my friends and I finally have stable jobs and seem to be on the other side…

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How To Reverse 4 Negative Work Mindsets

Have you ever been around coworkers who constantly complain about work? I know I have. Let me ask you another question. Has being around other coworkers who speak negatively about work make you speak negatively about work, too? It’s OK if you have. We’ve all been there. The other day I was listening to a…

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Why It’s OK To Not Achieve Your Biggest Dreams By 30

Next year, I’ll be turning the dreaded Big 3-0. In reality, I’m not dreading it at all. I’m actually looking forward to being 30. But many 29-year-olds feel extreme pressure to have something big accomplished in their lives by the time they turn 30. They have meltdowns and become depressed because their life didn’t turn…

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How to Crush Your Goals with A Career Journal

Last week I stumbled on the concept of a career journal, and I thought, “Wow. Why haven’t I thought of that?” I’ve always loved journals. Ever since I was in elementary school, journaling was my way to release my emotions. Plus, it helped me think creatively. I used journals to write down my thoughts, write…

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