The Post-Employment ‘Oh S***’ Moment

By Paige ~ July 31, 2015

Over the last few months, a number of friends and colleagues have either resigned or been let go. It doesn’t matter if leaving was your choice or not, the change is still incredibly stressful. Quite literally, work-related life changes are some of the most stressful events a person can experience. They account for five of…

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Why I’m 25 & Living At Home

By Paige ~ July 23, 2015

An Unexpected Decision All throughout high school, I couldn’t wait to move out; to be on my own, living independently. I think I may have literally counted down the days to ‘freedom.’ Despite that, a little less than a year ago, I made the life-changing decision to move back home. ‘Moving home’ was a little…

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So You Graduated, Now What?

By Paige ~ May 13, 2013

“We don’t stop going to school when we graduate.” – Carol Burnett First off: I can’t believe its been a year and a half since I graduated. I was recently talking with a friend of mine who I went to Spain with three years ago, and she said, “time has literally flown by, it seems like…

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8 Career Tips from Laureen Ong

By Paige ~ April 16, 2013

“It’s not what you achieve, it’s what you overcome. That’s what defines your career.” – Carlton Fisk Last night I had the pleasure of seeing Laureen Ong at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism Must See Monday event. Ong is currently the president of the Travel Channel and has had an impressive career in the media world. Ong…

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The Choice: Freedom or Security

By Paige ~ February 18, 2013

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot It’s officially been a year since I filed the papers for Soucie Holdings, LLC. I decided I was going to take my future into my own hands and not settle for one of the monotonous 9 –…

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8 Ways to Get Back Into Blogging

By Paige ~ February 14, 2013

“Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.” – Colin Powell Writing is a crucial skill in practically every profession. If not for a job, the ability to write well is something that everyone should be able to do, and blogging is a great way to practice. I started…

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The “20-Something” Stigma

By Paige ~ January 31, 2013

“We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.” – Bryan White One of the big obstacles I’ve encountered since graduating a year ago is having my status as a “20-something” and a “recent graduate” define my professional abilities. For many clients and employers, people just out of college come off…

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7 Ways to Continue Learning After Graduation

By Paige ~ January 9, 2013

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo It’s crazy to think that I’ve officially been out of college for a year now. You never realize how right people are about how fast college goes by until you’re out and in the real world. It…

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