MAKE THEM CATCH YOU: HOW COMPROMISING YOURSELF FOR THE SAKE OF OTHERS IS NOT SMART

“Catch up or be left in the dust.” Ever been running a race and there is someone who you know is in the race with you. You guys both are … Continue reading MAKE THEM CATCH YOU: HOW COMPROMISING YOURSELF FOR THE SAKE OF OTHERS IS NOT SMART

DOUBTERS: WHY YOU ACTUALLY NEED THE HATERS IN YOUR LIFE

“You will never make it, so why try?” We’re always taught in our lives to surround ourselves with good people.  Place yourself around those going in the same direction as … Continue reading DOUBTERS: WHY YOU ACTUALLY NEED THE HATERS IN YOUR LIFE

AIM HIGH: ACHIEVING THE GREATEST YOU IN THIS WORLD

“Keep going: never stop, never quit.” We should all want to strive to be the best us we can possibly be in this world. Not just because we want to … Continue reading AIM HIGH: ACHIEVING THE GREATEST YOU IN THIS WORLD

CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM VS. OPINIONATED CONVERSATION: HOW TO GIVE ONE AND NOT THE OTHER

“Know when you’re helping, know when you’re not.” I love when someone brings insightfulness to me regarding something I am working on that could make my work better. Some bit … Continue reading CONSTRUCTIVE CRITICISM VS. OPINIONATED CONVERSATION: HOW TO GIVE ONE AND NOT THE OTHER

YOUR PLIGHT IS EVERYONE’S PLIGHT: HOW TO OVERCOME HARDSHIP IN A SOCIETY WITH ITS OWN ISSUES

“I can’t make time for yours, when I have my own.” Too often, we hear people say, that they have it hard in life because of some extenuating circumstance. They … Continue reading YOUR PLIGHT IS EVERYONE’S PLIGHT: HOW TO OVERCOME HARDSHIP IN A SOCIETY WITH ITS OWN ISSUES

ETHNIC WORKAHOLISM: HOW RACIAL STEREOTYPES HAS EFFECTED BLACK PEOPLE’S WORK ETHIC

“Living to work.” As a child my mother would explain to me the hurdles in life I would have to overcome to succeed in America. Conversing with me about how … Continue reading ETHNIC WORKAHOLISM: HOW RACIAL STEREOTYPES HAS EFFECTED BLACK PEOPLE’S WORK ETHIC

GROW UP KIDS: THE FAILURE TO LAUNCH FOR AMERICA’S YOUNG ADULTS

“We are so not ready for the world.” Generation Me, Generation Y, Generation Selfie! All three describe my generation of young people who are born between the mid 1980’s to … Continue reading GROW UP KIDS: THE FAILURE TO LAUNCH FOR AMERICA’S YOUNG ADULTS

LIFE’S REAL: THE STRUGGLE OF FINDING JOBS FOR TODAY’S YOUNG GENERATION

“The tough times of a generation.” You grow up and are taught in your life to get your education. Once you do get a degree, you get a job. Work … Continue reading LIFE’S REAL: THE STRUGGLE OF FINDING JOBS FOR TODAY’S YOUNG GENERATION

VISION: WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF

“Ever get upset because they don’t know quite like you know?” It’s tough when you close your eyes and you see that something. That something in life that no one else … Continue reading VISION: WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF

CRASH AND BURN: WHY SO MANY PEOPLE LOVE TO SEE THE TRAIN WRECK

“Why do they build you up just to see you fall down?” Growing up, you come from nothing and work your ass off. Eventually you become a success. People flock … Continue reading CRASH AND BURN: WHY SO MANY PEOPLE LOVE TO SEE THE TRAIN WRECK