Goal Setting
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THE Key To Getting Your Ideas Off The Ground

How often do you get a big idea that feels meaningful inside? Maybe it’s to run a marathon, start a business, redecorate your home, or to travel the world. And how often have you looked back and said “I wish I would...

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Feeling Overwhelmed? Tips to Bring Clarity to Your Stressful Situation

Anyone that knows me knows how long it took me to unpack from a recent move. I am the person that gets into only the boxes I need things from on a daily basis…the rest sit, waiting to be tended to. Often, by the time I ge...

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Confidence Can Mean More Than Expertise

If you’re anything like me, you’re baffled by the fact that political pundits who yell seem to be much more popular than political pundits who don’t. Even Rachel Maddow admitted in the film “Miss Represe...


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Ready, Set, Goals…Monday!

  This week we’re tackling “The crazy amounts of stuff we tell ourselves we are going to start doing on Monday.” For short: “The way we set ourselves up for failure.” Maybe that wasn’t shorter but you know what...

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Capturing Time

If I could save time in a bottle….” ~Jim Croce A chart-topping oldie, the sentiment remains the same today as when the song was a huge hit in the seventies. It fires the imagination of many who deeply desire to hang...

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Lenten Update: May Cause Miracles Week 1

Last week, I let you all into my Lenten project – working through Gabrielle Bernstein’s book May Cause Miracles. I’m now 1 week into the project, and if any of you are doing it with me or interested in more in...


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Lent: What I’m Doing May Cause Miracles

My mother won’t appreciate it, but I consider myself a proud “Cafeteria Catholic.” I wouldn’t call myself religious, and after getting married in the Catholic Church once, and divorced afterward, the Chu...

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How to Never GIve Up

You all know we love a good infographic here at Career Girl, and while the one below is geared at entrepreneurs, it’s applicable to everyone in every field. My favorite piece in it is this: Don’t compare yourself to...

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Your Foolproof Passion Equation

Just a few days ago, we posted about “Finding Your Sweet Spot,” and the post garnered a little bit of controversy. What is your “sweet spot”? How do you find it? And is there one prescriptive way to disc...


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So You Want to Write a Book: Part 2

In December, I gave you all an insider look at the process I was undergoing in writing my first book with “So You Want to Write a Book.” Now that my book is officially finished (HUGE sigh of relief), I’m follo...