Monthly Archives: January 2015

January Money Challenges: How to Throw Away Money

Have you ever dumped money in a river? I should probably try it sometime. Especially considering I already do it every month without even noticing it. $73.98. That’s how much I threw away in January. By no means am I someone that deprives myself. However at some point, you have to draw the line. I […]

Couch Plans Are Serious Plans

We think we have to do it all. To be everywhere, to accomplish everything, to impress everyone. Sometimes all we need to worry about is ourselves. It’s okay to be selfish…we do a lot. We are graduating from college, searching for the job opportunity of a lifetime, working full time, apartment hunting, paying bills, learning […]

How To Win Friends And Influence People Lesson IV: Post Grad Edition

Dogs Never Bite Me. Just Humans. (Marilyn Monroe) Imagine if you could see yourself through the eyes of your dog. With genuine sincere and raw happiness. A loyal faithful demeanor that never leaves. It’s no wonder they are man’s best friend! By no means can we posses these traits at all times – we are […]

Let Life Surprise You

Life takes you to unexpected places. It takes you on a spontaneous road trip with your best friend. It drives you to make passionate heat of the moment decisions. It gives you the chance to say yes. Life gives and takes opportunities in the blink of an eye – so you better be ready to take them! Take […]

Your Culture Is Your Brand

In the world of the Post Grad – culture rules. French, German, Japanese, Irish, Native American, etc …this is what a culture is right? In geography class this certainly is the first thing that pops into your head. Yet there are so many more types of cultures than just a religious or geographical cultures. There’s corporate culture and even […]

How To Win Friends And Influence People Lesson III: Post Grad Edition

Compliment People – Magnify Their Strengths, Not Their Weaknesses How often do you get compliments? Not the superficial fake smile compliments. The genuine sincere warm compliments that fill you with joy and make your heart burst. My guess is probably not as often as you hear the negative and areas you could improve or just […]

No Guts, No Glory – Tips for Long Work Days

Every Champion Was Once A Contender That Refused To Give Up (Rocky Balboa) A 12 hour workday. It’s bound to happen eventually. It would be so easy, so simple, to turn off your laptop go home and “deal with it” tomorrow. This day is a true test of patience, understanding, and passion for your job… it is worth […]