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You Decide

“I’ve made mistakes, and I know why I made them, but I made that choice. Nobody’s ever made a choice for me. - Sandra Bullock I love this quote from Sandra Bullock. I recently had a conversation with a friend about choices and why people do what they do. I reminded her that we all… Continue reading You Decide

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Control

We all want to be in control all the time right? We want things to go our way or not at all. The reality, however, is that life does not work that way. Having control is not something we get to choose. You either have it, or you don't. The good news is that you… Continue reading Control

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Real or Make-believe

Distinguishing between what is real and what we are making up in our minds can be difficult. Working from home and for myself makes this a constant battle for me. I find myself believing that if I am not working 8 hours a day 5 days a week, then I am not doing a good… Continue reading Real or Make-believe

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Focus on your strengths

After graduating college in 2012 I took my first “big girl” job with Target. I accepted a position as Senior Team Leader over hard lines (electronics, seasonal, toys and sporting goods.) I had never really managed people before, but leadership comes somewhat naturally to me. I started extremely excited getting to lead team of about… Continue reading Focus on your strengths

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What are your ingredients?

Have you heard the Sara Bareilles song, She Used to be Mine? It is a beautiful song from her musical on Broadway, Waitress. I was fortunate enough to see this show back and September and have loved her music for many years. If you have not heard the song, the chorus goes like this:  “She's… Continue reading What are your ingredients?