From a Millennial: We Aren’t Entitled

A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned to someone how I wanted more than 2 weeks of vacation from my job. I wanted more flexibility so I could help on youth group trips and still participate in family trips throughout the year. This individual who knows me well was like, “I think that’s about theContinue reading “From a Millennial: We Aren’t Entitled”

Goal Planning and Strengths Finding

This past weekend, my family had another goal planning day! We looked over the goals we made at the beginning of the year and talked about our successes and failures. I had some pretty lofty goals and work ended up being more demanding than I had anticipated. Because of this, many of mine are wayContinue reading “Goal Planning and Strengths Finding”

8 Audiobooks I Listened to in 2018 (Part 2)

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Recently, I wrote a post titled 8 Audiobooks I Listened to in 2018 (Part 1). This is a continuation of that post with 8 more books I listened to in 2018! It’s very similar to the one I made about the 21 impactful books I read lastContinue reading “8 Audiobooks I Listened to in 2018 (Part 2)”

Work Life with Adam Grant (Podcast Review)

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Today we look at another podcast! This podcast will help you master the simpler aspects of your job so you can become an expert in your field — all through the podcast WorkLife with Adam Grant. Adam Grant is a psychology professor at the Wharton School ofContinue reading “Work Life with Adam Grant (Podcast Review)”

How to be Great By Choice (Jim Collins’ Way)

Jim Collins is one of my all-time favorite authors. He wrote (with the help of a research team) the bestselling books Good to Great, Great by Choice, Built to Last, and How the Mighty Fall. He constructs his books in an easy-to-understand way and makes the topic of business incredibly interesting. For today’s Resource Friday,Continue reading “How to be Great By Choice (Jim Collins’ Way)”

I Suppose I am Now Officially a Writer

It’s official! I’m a writer because I have a shirt that says I am. I got this from a friend last Christmas. It states “I AM WRITER. I make the voices in my head work for me.” It perfectly sums up the kind humor my friends (and I) have. It’s also my first ever bloggingContinue reading “I Suppose I am Now Officially a Writer”

Create an Emotional Connection With Your Customers

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Do you have a business or are you thinking about starting one? If you do, telling a good story is the way you will improve business and bring in customers. People respond to stories and the Building a StoryBrand Podcast will help you tell the story yourContinue reading “Create an Emotional Connection With Your Customers”

The World Needs You to Love What You Do

What makes you come alive? Like really come alive? I know people who absolutely love what they do. I have a friend who is an engineer and he was made for it. He comes alive when he’s designing a mechanical system that has to work a very specific way. I come alive when I beginContinue reading “The World Needs You to Love What You Do”

Get Your Free to Focus Book While You Can Still Get Bonuses!

Hello from Saturday! I want to share a deal I am taking advantage of while you still can as well. It’s for productivity expert Michael Hyatt’s new book titled Free to Focus: A Total Productivity System to Achieve More by Doing Less. Here’s the deal: If you purchase his book from anywhere that sells it andContinue reading “Get Your Free to Focus Book While You Can Still Get Bonuses!”