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Changing Lanes To a New Career In Life

Career changes are not easy, otherwise everyone would be an entrepreneur. Sometimes in life we realize that we are stuck or stagnant and are not living our passion or achieving our desires. If you have a clear sense what you…

Who are Your Influencers?

Your influencers affect your success. Stop and recognize who or what they are, and understand the role they play in your life. Looking at things differently and taking small steps each day is how to best make changes that take hold. At the…

My Art, Passion and Work

In my artistic endeavors as a jeweler, I pursue balance through asymmetry and contrast. It's crucial to indulge your artistic side to create a healthy work-life balance.

6 Tips for Career Success

Here are 6 career tips, habits that I adopted based on Stephen R. Covey's great advice. When it comes to career tips and success, it's hard to think of a better career advice checklist than Stephen R. Covey's "The 7 Habits of

Fake It Until You Become It

Finding business confidence means pushing forward and conquering doubt. We all understand the idea behind “fake it until you make it.“ The idea is that sometimes you have to act as if you are confident and believe in

Adventures Abound With Career Opportunities

Small businesses need talent, recognize an opportunity and be willing to listen carefully and consider all angles and factors Life presents opportunities every day. We hear the knock on our door and rush to open it or ignore it,…

Are You Lost In Transition? Three Stages

Understanding where you are in the transition process and knowing the three stages can successfully help you navigate through it We're marked by transitions, from the innocuous to ground-shaking game changers. Although some are…

My Art, Passion and Work

How I invigorate my creativity outside of work As a driven, success-oriented professional, it's easy to get swept up in your career aspirations and lose sight of much else. Before you know it, your job consumes you. But while…

What You See Isn’t Always All There Is

Look deeper to understand how your brain makes decisions Nobel Laureate Daniel Kahneman wrote a best-seller not that long ago titled "Thinking, Fast and Slow", in which he referenced the acronym WYSIATI (what you see is all

The New Work Force

Independent workers will soon become the majority. Is it time to choose that path? I was recently laid off from my job as director of creative development at The Weather Channel. This is my second layoff since 2009. I have…

The Accidental Entrepreneur

Chapter 2 – Getting Started, The First Three Years I am a researcher, that’s who and what I am. And I am a Hispanic researcher, dedicated to bringing the voice of the Hispanic population to the people who need