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How to Leverage Nontraditional Holidays Like a Jedi

Stand out from the crowd by leveraging events or holidays that may fall into the nontraditional category.Being a marketer at heart, I’m a huge fan of leveraging events or holidays that may fall into the nontraditional category. 150 more words

Awaiting Financial Aid for Medschool

Hi Everyone!

As you probably already know, I applied for medical school last year, interviewed and was accepted. I will be starting in August — white coat ceremony is on day 1 of school! 729 more words


Study Abroad Part 3

How do you know if a study abroad experience is right for you?

Here are a few tips to get started:

1. Where should you begin? 309 more words


Study Abroad Part 2

I wanted to re-visit my first post You Can Travel Abroad Too! and further explore studying abroad and how the experience impacted me and my children. 355 more words


Audacious Purpose Take Action Letter - April 2014 - Sick Days

April 2014

Audacious Purpose Take Action Letter

Mia Y. Pollard, Certified Professional Coach


Sick Days

When I was in school, my mom allowed my siblings and I to take off whenever we needed to or wanted to.   499 more words

Audacious Purpose

How blogging is making me grow as a paid writer

As a journalist of more than a decade, I’ve been getting paid to write for years.

Most of it has come as a full-time reporter/editor, but I’ve done a little freelancing on the side — always great to pick up some extra dough (and extra exposure) from someone outside of my day-to-day realm. 205 more words


“It’s a little too morbid…you might offend someone if you include that part in your presentation”, he was right, I decided to cut certain details out of my presentation at Berkeley symposium that year. 1,368 more words