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Four Tips for Pursuing Your Passion Project While Being a Working Professional

I was a first year associate at a large Midwest law firm when I took and passed my second Bar Exam, which permitted me to practice law in two states.  1,374 more words


Job searching in 2015

Every January 1, many make employment resolutions for the New Year. According to statistics, 70% to 80% of employed people are going to job search in 2015. 159 more words

Action Plans

The New Year is a time when people often make resolutions that are not kept so rather than make resolutions I find that this a fabulous time to have a personal planning session with myself. 294 more words

Personal Development

New Career in 2015?

Another year is behind us and many of us look ahead to exciting changes in the new year.  Typical resolutions are: “I will exercise more; I will lose ten pounds or I will finish my degree”. 665 more words

Job Search

From 9 to 5 to Au Pair - the decision to leap

Editor’s note: I am currently in the process of moving to France to become an Au Pair. I will be moving January 5, 2015.

For those of you reading this post, you’re likely considering or have decided to become an Au Pair (or you’re my family who is obliging me by reading this!). 538 more words

Getting To France


I work at one of the top restaurants in the country as a hostess.  I want to keep the location and myself anonymous because lets face it, social media gets around and I want to be able to bitch without fear of losing my  job.  796 more words

Changing Careers

Workin' 9 to 5 (...and some career advice from Marketing pros)

“We’re all learning here; the best listeners will end up being the smartest.”
Charlene Li & Josh Bernoff (authors of Groundswell)

This week I’m kicking off a new series on my blog highlighting specific professions. 2,870 more words