Having Influence is Realizing Your Life Is Not About You

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With the rise of social media, everyone is seeking some type of influence. When you actively pursue influence, it often leads to some sort of self-serving mission. You’re doing it because you want to feel important. You want to feel like you’re leaving your mark. That your life matters. But who are you doing it for? Yourself, or the recipients of your gifts?

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Breaking my Writer’s Block with The Artist’s Way

I’m two weeks in and already seeing the benefits of the baby steps, introspection, and patience that this course is requiring of me. I’m beginning to understand the root causes of my block so that I can nip it in the bud.

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How Establishing Non-Negotiables Sets You Up For Success

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We all have goals and dreams that we want to accomplish, so why do we sabotage our own success? It’s not always a conscious decision. It can stem from a place of fear or insecurity or disinterest. Still, no matter what the reason, we spend a lot of time making things harder for ourselves.

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5 Free Investment & Savings Apps You Should Be Using

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Over the past couple of months, I’ve been learning about financial health because as much as we use money on a daily basis, it’s something that’s still very taboo (especially for women) to talk about. One of the biggest takeaways I’ve learned so far is that you need to be investing, not just saving, especially if you’re a broke millennial.

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You Honestly Need Plants In Your Life, And Here’s Why

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Plants get a bad rep for being hard to take care of when they’re actually really easy compared to the other living things we care for. They just need soil, water, and sun. They can’t fall down the steps and kill themselves. They don’t choke on small objects. There’s no diaper changing. No scrubbing random stains out of the carpet. They just sit there in quiet perfection. It’s honestly a dream existence if you think about it.

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