Leaving Your Social Comfort Zone While Keeping Your Mind Intact

“In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.” - Tom Bodett  Don’t Punish Yourself for Failure Social failures resulting from leaving your social comfort zone can feel overwhelming. You approach a potential romantic interest, and then he/she abruptly declines you. Raise…

7 Deadly Sins of Writing a Resume

Introduction: Welcome to the real world. 80% of resumes are thrown out in less than 11 seconds. Usually because of these 7 deadly sins of resume writing. Not getting called back usually has less to do with your skill, and everything to do with your resumes getting thrown in the trash. Getting to the interview…

How Being “Lazy” Got me off the Couch

When I was growing up. All I wanted was a success. I was an honors student, that did what I was told. I always wanted to pursue the creative field; However, I still Ignored these feelings, thinking that making a living off creative was too risky. I chose to study to become a Doctor. Uh-oh.…

15 Tricks to Getting Out of Bed When Feeling Stuck

Objective: Getting out of bed in the morning means starting your day off right. Waking up early allows you to take on your tasks head-on. Unless you're stuck to your bed. Spending one-third of your day sleeping is enough. Don’t get stuck in bed any longer. Many people find that they’re more productive in the…

Social Anxiety Made me a Great Public Speaker

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The root of my social anxiety Like many people, my social anxiety stemmed from my childhood, where I was brought up by abusive parents. Growing up in an impoverished neighborhood, mental health was not a top priority, especially considering how stigmatized mental illness can be in many cultures. Check out the rest of my story…

How to “just be yourself”

Learning how to be yourself is simpler than you realize. However, when given the advice "just be yourself, it's difficult to understand what that actually means.

Anxiety: Managing Procrastination When Feeling Overwhelmed Pt. 1

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Practical strategies one should use when overwhelmed by procrastination anxiety.