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Calling

A Note to December Graduates

Dear December Graduates, Congratulations! There are many reasons why people graduate in December, as opposed to the traditional spring graduation, but whatever your exact reason, we know that you are pursuing a unique path for your life and career. I pray you find the...

Finding Your Calling: The Value of Doing What You Don’t Enjoy

We discussed before what to do when you are interested in so many different things and aren’t sure which to choose for your career. But what if that isn’t you? What if you are the person stuck doing something you don’t enjoy? It is daunting to be a young adult, early...

Finding Your Calling: But I’m Interested in Everything?

If you peek at my Pinterest account, you’ll see that I’m interested in so many things. I love communications and marketing and graphic design, food and cooking and gardening, reading and writing and science fiction, vintage and mid-century and modern design, astronomy...

Why You Shouldn’t Have Your Life Figured Out

Is your career trajectory planned out? Did you write your ten year plan in high school? Maybe you’ve known the answer to “what do you want to be when you grow up” since you were 6? Are you the girl with the Pinterest board of her dream wedding? Or maybe you had become...