3 Strategies to Solve Paralyzing Decisions

This post contains affiliate links. Decision-making can really keep you up at night. In this post, I want to give you three strategies to solve paralyzing decisions. My sister, Atalie, recently decided to start working full-time in ministry. There's a mission organization called International Friendships Incorporated that matches up international students with local families over … Continue reading 3 Strategies to Solve Paralyzing Decisions

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Graduate Gift: The Book Graduated and Clueless is on Sale!

Around every graduation, I put my book Graduated and Clueless: How to live like an adult when life is confusing on sale on Amazon. Now is the time to get it for the graduates you know! Right now, the ebook is on sale for $0.99 and the paperback is on sale for $6.99. This book … Continue reading Graduate Gift: The Book Graduated and Clueless is on Sale!

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5 Negotiation Strategies from an FBI Negotiator

This post contains affiliate links. Happy Resource Friday! Last year, I listened to an interview with a former FBI hostage negotiator. I heard who the interview was with and my attention was immediately piqued. It proved to be one of those holy-crap-I-forgot-I-was-driving types of interviews. I was completely engrossed and got his book. The book … Continue reading 5 Negotiation Strategies from an FBI Negotiator

The Culture Code (Book Review)

Last August, my boss gave me a performance review where we went over professional goals for the coming year. One of my goals was to read two books on company culture and make four suggestions to my boss for ways we could improve our own company culture. Based on a reading list from Entreleadership, this … Continue reading The Culture Code (Book Review)

Graduated and Clueless Book on Sale!

I'm a graduate of The Ohio State University and today was autumn commencement! In honor of that (and the fact that Christmas is creeping up on us very quickly), my book Graduated and Clueless is on sale on Amazon!  Currently, the ebook version is $0.99 and you can snag the hardcopy for any graduates you know for … Continue reading Graduated and Clueless Book on Sale!

Why I Haven’t Written About Faith in a Long Time

Two and a half years ago, I was entering my fifth and final year of college at The Ohio State University. It was a tough run and one way I chose to mentally process all my experiences was through writing. I found it a slow, effective process to put my thoughts into coherent sentences (whether or not … Continue reading Why I Haven’t Written About Faith in a Long Time

No Time to Drift (and 4 Questions to Help Prioritize Time)

A new condition has surfaced recently called FOMO (probably not that recent but hey, I'm frequently behind the times). FOMO stands for "Fear Of Missing Out" and conveys in four words the reason so many of us experience priority issues.  Take me as an example of the struggle. I have a hard time going to … Continue reading No Time to Drift (and 4 Questions to Help Prioritize Time)

Two Things I Want in Life (and How I’m Getting Past the Fear of Them)

Where do you want to go in life and do you want it enough? That's the question I've been asking myself over the past year. There are certain things I want to do in life. One is be a speaker. I want to become a master communicator and I believe that part of that involves … Continue reading Two Things I Want in Life (and How I’m Getting Past the Fear of Them)