Career

5 Tips on How To Be Successful

September 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

If you want tips on how to be successful then it is not hard.  Well actually, being successful is hard but the formula is not hard.  Most people want to learn how to be successful but they are not willing to do what it takes in order to be successful and then get discouraged when things do to not work out the way they want to and they want to (see my blog here on why people fail). Then they want to complain how nothing good ever happens to them.  When really success is not accidental, there are certain things you can do to ensure that you are successful. So Here are My Top 5 Tips on How To [...]

How to Follow Your Passion While Working A Job You Hate

June 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

One of the number one questions I get is how to follow your passion while working a full time job or even while working a job you hate. The first thing I tell people is there is a time and a place to quit your job (see my blog here), but the fact of the matter is; is that if you have financial obligations and the bills need to be paid you cannot just up and quit your job to follow your passion.  But that does not meant that you should just stay in the safe zone and not never pursue your passion, it just means that you are going to work 10 times harder to follow your passion and stay at a job [...]

How To Sound Smart and Hold An Intelligent Conversation

May 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Do you want to know how to sound smart? Well you have come to the right place.  I am always the same person but there is a Sophia that talks to her girlfriends and there is the PhD Sophia that talks about clinical mental health stuff at work.  Just because you want to sound smart it does not change who you are as a person, it is just changing how you articulate yourself. The Sophia that talks with her girlfriends a certain way would never show up to a job interview and speak to my potential employers the same way. When you know how to sound smart and articulate yourself properly, it opens [...]

What Career is Right For Me? Based Off Your Personality

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Have you ever wonder what career is right for me, but have trouble know where to start.  The first think you need to have is self-awareness. Many people have trouble knowing what they want to do or finding a job that is right for them because they are not aware of what they are good at and their strengths.  (You can also read my blog here on what to do when your underemployed). If you are wondering what career works best for you, I suggest that you follow this 4-step plan to help you figure it out. You can also get a FREE “What Career Works Best For Me!” Worksheet by becoming a part of [...]

5 Lessons From Successful Women of the Bible

April 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

There are so many women of the Bible that we can learn from, even today. A false misconception is that women of the Bible were not leaders. This is not true, there are many strong women of the Bible that women of today can learn from.  If these great women of the Bible are able to stand out in a time in which women were seen less than men, that should be a lesson to us women today that we can stand out as well no matter what adversity we face. So Here are 5 Successful Women of the Bible That We Can All Learn From Women of The Bible ~ Ruth Ruth and Boaz is a story that most people recognize. [...]

Underemployed And Need A Better Job? Here’s How You Can Do It

April 5, 2017 // 2 Comments

Underemployed And Need A Better Job? Here’s How You Can Do It. First you need to know if you fit into the underemployed and need a better job category.  So lets start by defining underemployment. According to the Webster dictionary the underemployment definition is “The condition in which people in a labor force are employed at less than full-time or regular jobs or at jobs inadequate with respect to their training or economic needs” If you are underemployed then you are probably saying these things to yourself on a regular basis I need a better job I need a new career How to do I [...]

3 Reasons Why People Fail To Achieve Their Goals

March 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

The reasons why people fail to achieve their goals can vary but the typically fall into three categories. Sadly, when people fail, they have to come to the realization that most of the time they are playing a role in why they are failing to achieve their goals.  I do think that sometimes success and failure go hand and hand.  Many successful people have failed, got up, kept going, and are now successful.  I am not talking about them.  I am talking about the people who are setting goals repeatedly but are still failing at life. You can also check out my blog on how to be successful as [...]

Assertive Communication Vs Aggressive Communication For the Workplace

March 16, 2017 // 1 Comment

I used to think that assertive communication mean that you needed to be brutal. I quickly learned that this was immature thinking.  Assertive communication does not mean that you have to be mean, be rude, or to tell someone off. That is aggressive communication. Before we get into examples of how you can implement assertive communication we must first defined it. Assertive communication means means that you express yourself effectively and stand up for your point of view, while also respecting the rights and beliefs of others. Please note that you respect the right of others. Practicing [...]

5 Must Have Books To Read For Entrepreneurs

January 18, 2017 // 5 Comments

Books to read for entrepreneurs does not always have to be about how to start a business.  The best motivation for success that you can get are for people who are successful and have gone through things, and still come out successful despite what they have gone through.  So often when we want to be successful or are on the path to purpose it seems like we will never get there.  We see other people doing what we wonder why it is so easy for them, when really the most successful people have gone through a lot of hardship to get where they are.  Which is why I am recommending these 5 books [...]

The First Shall Be Last And The Last Shall Be First

January 11, 2017 // 4 Comments

The first shall be last and the last shall be first. I was reminded of what this statements really means as I was watching a video on Facebook.  If you read my blog it should not be a surprise that I can find inspiration or a life lessons though almost anything I look at. So yesterday when I saw this short video, I immediately thought about the first shall be last and the last shall be first.  So let me explain what I mean. First here is the video. The video depicts two women in a marathon about to hit the finish line. They join hands together in anticipation of crossing the finish line [...]