Tagged with goals

GYST: How to Refocus

If we’re being honest here – as in, here, in this blog… and in life – can I just mention how far off track I get every now and then? I swear, I’m way too easily distracted, and sometimes downright lazy. And unfortunately, the past couple weeks have kind of been that way. Yes, I … Continue reading

What motivates you?

Earlier this week, I met with a recruiter in hopes of landing my next full-time job. Since the wedding’s over, I’m working double-time to find employment. Anyway, at this screening, I was asked a series of questions to better match me with potential employers. The one question that caught my attention, and has stuck with … Continue reading

Fake It ’til You Make It

Is anyone ever really sure of themselves? I mean, people do pretty amazing things all the time. Do you think they knew all along it was going to happen? Or that it was even possible? Or that they wouldn’t fail? I often find peace of mind by assuming everyone is uneasy. I like to believe … Continue reading

Developing Healthy Habits

As someone who’s tried to do things perfectly for the majority of my life, I’d say I know a thing or two about habits, both good and bad. In the past I’ve tackled procrastination, being too busy to work out, and a negative attitude all by being more mindful of the little things I did … Continue reading

Bet On You

Today was a really big day for me. I signed an exclusive, long-term content writing contract with a new website! I’ll be writing tons of pages for their business, blogging and copywriting regularly, and producing monthly e-newsletters all from the comfort of my home. This is huge! The last “long-term” writing gig I had was a couple … Continue reading

Goodbye, Yesterday. Hello, Today.

A wise man once told me that at the end of each day, you’re going to be tired. No matter how hard you worked or how lazy you were, night will come and you’ll still be ready for bed. But, he emphasized, it’s completely up to us whether we’ll be good tired or bad tired – and … Continue reading