There is nothing worse than the defeat felt when giving up on a dream.
I'm not saying life is always pie in the sky; but incorporating our dreams into our daily lives is healthy and transformative.
In our imperfect, daily lives, we need to experience the triumph of purpose and…Continue
So, you think it sounds great to run your own business. You get to sit in coffee shops working on interesting projects for people you love and you get paid well to do it. The people you meet at these coffee shops find you interesting and you have great conversations about the state of the world and your industries.
That dream, though, is an idyllic portrait that doesn't portray the 10 years of hard work you'll need to put in to achieve that dream. You’re not going to ‘hang your…Continue
I am a whole-hearted believer that whether you work as an employee or business owner that your overall motivation should not be working to just make money. Money will not bring you fulfillment. There has to be more to the “why” you work in your chosen profession. We spend more time in a given day working than we do any other activity. If you are going to work, why not discover and do work that you enjoy and brings fulfillment? You can have both. You do not need to settle.
Have you ever found yourself swimming under a sea of paperwork, emails, and projects? Whether you work for another company in an office building or for yourself at home, it can be such a challenge trying to finish all of the mounting tasks you have each day. How can you finish anything if you can barely keep your head above water? Well, here are four ways you can start winning your day at the office.
1. Organize Your Work Space
Are you struggling to find…Continue
Added by John Miller on August 25, 2016 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Most people are very concerned with how to find job opportunities. But finding opportunities is only part of the job search struggle. Finding the best place to work for you personally, is even more important, and I’ll tell you why.
Added by Marcy Travis on August 25, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments
Earlier this week, I lost about 4,000 words from an e-book I'd been penning when my backup drive unexpectedly failed and couldn't be recovered.
Well, the bad news is, I had to rewrite a manuscript.
The good news is, I got to rewrite a manuscript.
I'm sure you've had it happen, too. Whatever it is, when something you've worked tirelessly on gets unexpectedly trashed, your heart seems to go with it. I used to freak out about this sort of thing, sometimes deleting what…Continue
I love to discover different options for people who are searching for alternative work. This week, I’m incredibly excited to share with you companies who operate 100% virtually. In a virtual company, everyone from the CEO down ends up in working from home jobs. Pretty sweet!
I’ve been doing a series this month on work from home opportunities, because so many people seem to be interested in making the transition. You can …Continue
Legitimate work from home opportunities are on the rise. According toresearch done by Global Workforce Analytics, regular work-at-home positions have increased by 103% since 2005. If work from home appeals to…Continue
The best work from home jobs are those that incorporate the things you love. Which may not be too far from what you are already doing.
Interestingly, a …Continue
I currently do freelance work in the TV & Film industry in New Orleans. I wanted to know what jobs can I do (short term) to bring in some cash until I start on my next film or TV production? Thanks for your input.
I took the picture above in a little fishing town called Islamorada, Florida in the Keys last October. I love being able to travel, experience life fully, and take lots of pictures to remember it always. One of my dreams is to do more of just that!
What is your…
I’ve been writing a lot in the last few months about how to find your Dream Job and why you should go for it. It’s one thing to dream about a job… alone, and quite another to define and make a practical plan.
Let’s figure this out…Continue
Added by Marcy Travis on March 10, 2016 at 6:29pm — No Comments
I've been writing a lot in the last few months about pursuing your Dream Job.
It's one thing to dream about a job... alone... and quite another to define and make a practical plan.
Let's figure this out together!
I'm thinking it might be fun to do a small…Continue
Added by Marcy Travis on March 6, 2016 at 7:17am — No Comments
We happen to live during the most exciting time in history. There are so many opportunities at our fingertips.
We have more ways to make money than any past generation. Despite that, many of us are living unfulfilled in our work life.
If this describes you, let’s brainstorm how…Continue
Cheers to all who find a way to surpass your limitations, accomplish your dreams, and live exceptionally. - Marcy Travis…
Fear can be a powerful force when it grips us. Fear can stifle our creativity and slow…Continue
Exploring dream jobs is quite exciting, isn’t it? But at the same time it can be scary and stressful. Lets see what we can do to lessen the strain of it all.
I hate to sound ancient here, but the older I get, the more the idea of finding work I love and…Continue
You stand at a crossroad. To grow, to accept the challenge, to value yourself, to make time to grow into your dream job.
The mystery before you can be summed up in this…. you have gifts and skills that were destined to be developed and grown into something beautiful,…Continue
Have you created a career plan that fits your skills, abilities and passions? Are you ready to take steps to go after it? Before you start sending out resumes, I encourage you to stop and do a…Continue