How I Bounced Back After Losing My Job at 26

“Surviving failure makes you bold. Out of devastating failure comes spectacular events.”- Linda Gottlieb In the space of about a minute, I received a call that rendered me jobless. “We’ve decided to let you go. Today will be your last day.” As the news sunk in, my heart started thumping…I was officially unemployed.  All at […]

Achieving Career Goals Is More Art than Science

The business world fixates on goal setting. Performance reviews revolve around setting and meeting annual goals. Salespeople and managers continually strive to hit goals and meet margins, and every organization sets goals that it tries to achieve to prove its viability. As individuals, we similarly set goals for our professional lives. We aspire to climb […]

4 Boxes to Check Before Starting Your Solopreneur Journey

You’re reading 4 Boxes to Check Before Starting Your Solopreneur Journey, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you’re enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. The following is adapted from The Aspiring Solopreneur: Your Business Startup Bible. Once you’ve created a fully-built, kickass business plan and […]

9 Tips For Improving Your Communication Skills

You’re reading 9 Tips For Improving Your Communication Skills, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you’re enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Are you the definition of shy in your social or professional circles? Are you often afraid of interacting with new people or starting […]

3 Drivers Supercharge Success

It’s a known fact that most businesses fade away within the first year. Reasons vary from not realizing upfront that being in business feels overwhelming and includes negative self-talk along with negative feedback from others. Overall, it is an ordeal to cope with the hassle of being in business. On the other hand, employment is […]