Category Archives: Following your passion in life

The Beautiful Powder Below Me

I stand over the cornice, gazing down at the next couple thousand feed of mountain that is my chosen challenge. The crisp air and perfectly blue sunny day beckon me to enjoy the scenery of the Rockies for just a … Continue reading

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My Bucket List

Figuring out my bucket list was tougher than I expected! The 2nd step in Christina Lohman’s book 6 Steps to Savvy is to come up with your own bucket list. It’s very important, but easier said than done! Right off … Continue reading

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How Twitter helps my job search

Ok, I’ll admit it – I’m one of the Twitter users who signed up about 2 years ago, didn’t quite get it, and never tweeted. Until recently. As the microblogging service has really come into its own, I decided to … Continue reading

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We become what we think about.

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Stay hungry. Stay foolish. (Steve Jobs Youtube video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D1R-jKKp3NA Please, please, please watch this video. I’ve watched it twice so far and the second time it made me cry. At one point in my life I would have been too scared to say that online, in public, whatever … Continue reading

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Do what you love! Your brain waves say so

If you are doing something you’re interested in, your brain will function differently and more effectively at work than it would just doing something you are able to do. Your brain is basically working off electrical signals at all times, … Continue reading

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All it takes

If I enjoy providing value around the right people, ideas and attitudes I will be successful.

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Start With Your Why – 6 Steps to Savvy

“Start with the Why.” In Christina Lohman’s book 6 Steps to Savvy,┬áthe first activity I’m going through is “The Golden Circles,” based on Simon Sinek’s book Start With the Why. Christina’s premise is that many grads go about their job … Continue reading

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Follow your instincts!

Up and at ’em at 3:30am this morning. Not on purpose, since I had a 7:15am Toastmasters meeting anyway, but my mind would not let me sleep. I was lost in thoughts and visualizations of my future career. I decided … Continue reading

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I think too much

I have a tendency to overanalyze, and I sometimes find myself caught in ‘paralysis by analysis.’ Sometimes, you just have to act in the best way you can think of at the moment. Don’t worry what people think of you … Continue reading

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