Have you ever found yourself in a job search frenzy, applying to every opportunity under the sun? It's like using a hammer when the job requires another tool or throwing spaghetti at the wall. This "rage applying" approach is self-defeating. Let's … [Read more...] about Don’t be a “Rage Applier” : It’s Time for a Strategic Job Search Approach!
Hello everyone! It's DeAnne here. Today, I am coming to you from my back porch in Texas, my sanctuary, my oasis. I jokingly say that I bought my back porch, and the house came with it. Yep, I spend a bunch of time out on the porch, and it adds so … [Read more...] about Decoding the Analogy of Features and Benefits: The Back Porch Edition
Starting a new project is always exciting, as is seeing a project across the finish line, but the muddy middle can be the most challenging. When you're in the midst of a project, it's easy to get bogged down by the details and lose motivation. … [Read more...] about The Muddy Middle
I recently received a fancy-wrapped gift from a dear friend, which wasn’t anything I ever expected. However, it reminded me of a story I heard as a child. Once upon a time, there were two children. Each was given a golden key and asked … [Read more...] about Where there is poop, there is a pony.
Not all turtles are teenagers or ninjas! Recently at sunrise along the Texas coastline, I watched over 100 endangered Kemp’s Riddley hatchlings released through a recovery program. Many of the hatchlings wouldn’t make it to their first swim if it … [Read more...] about Not All Turtles are Teenagers or Ninjas!
Recently, I found myself feeling tired, rather used up, burned out and I couldn’t figure out why I couldn’t get everything done. My husband, bless his soul, said “You know, no one could do everything that you want to do in a day.” He was right, but … [Read more...] about Feeling Cheesy, Swiss Cheesy