Positivity: a thing that I have always struggled with. I have always been the type to question things and look at the glass as half empty. I often tell myself that there is an advantage to being a pessimist. You never really get your feelings hurt too bad, because you figured something would go wrong … Continue reading Positivity Breeds Positivity
With each passing year, I realize how badass my mom actually is. She demonstrated to me and my sisters that we could do anything. "Girls can't do that" or "That's not feminine" were not words that came out of her mouth. Proof: (photo below) a young girl who wore mainly clothes from the boys section … Continue reading Behind every strong woman
Be real with people. Most people love people that are real with themselves and others. When someone is pretending to be someone they're not, it's not hard to tell. On social media and TV, we are often shown how we should look and what we should like or do. Don't listen to all of that. … Continue reading Be You
Do the things you need to do to be productive. Don't wait around for your boss or another person to tell you what you need to do. If you wait, you'll just be helping another person achieve their goals and be more productive, putting off your needs. Take the initiative and do the work that … Continue reading Take the Initiative
Don't let anyone break you. Especially over menial tasks and things that don't matter in the long run. You are unbreakable. You are made of steel. No matter how many bullets come your way, they continue deflecting off your rock-solid body, mind and soul.
So many people are afraid of changing jobs or career paths. Sure, it takes a lot of guts to drop everything, quit your job and expect to find something better. But how will we ever find anything better if we don't try?
I do not understand and cannot comprehend how people, especially in professions that rely on and preach teamwork, can treat each others like robots. It seems to be like this everywhere I look. This issue ties into "workaholism". We look at people as if they are machines, with no feelings, emotions, wants or needs. And … Continue reading iRobot
Don't stress out about being the best at something. This will only hinder your performance. Just trust in yourself. You have what it takes. Be confident.
Don't get mad or lash out at people that you love for something that has nothing to do with them. Today, my leg workout did not go as planned. People were calling me non-stop, the equipment was not what I was used to using in my gym back home (making me miss my gym in … Continue reading Lashing Out