• The Golden Rule and How to Apply it to Your Life

    The Golden Rule, “do unto others as you would have them do unto you” has been around for quite some time now. Many people will not know exactly where it originated and may be surprised to find out that it was taken from the Christian Bible. The exact wording of the Golden Rule in the Bible was “Love your neighbor as yourself,” and from ther...

  • Talk Much?

    Have you ever noticed your loved ones’ eyes glazing over as you talk to them? Or perhaps you have trouble getting people to return your phone calls… Most people who talk too much already know that they do it, and just keep forgetting to work on their habit. Unfortunately, there are people who don’t see it as a problem, and don’t think that ...

  • Setting Limits: How it will Make Raising Your Children Easier

    Raising children is the most rewarding thing that anyone can ever do with their life. No parent is perfect, but most of us try our best to do a good job when it comes to raising our children, and for the most part, even though we make mistakes here and there, I think that many of us do a pretty good job! Sometimes we struggle as parents with discip...

  • Preparing for an Interview? Everything you Need to Know

    Finding a job in this economy is growing harder and harder for a lot of people out there. After so many people have been laid off from their jobs, there is more competition than ever for the limited number of job offers that are available to those who need work. Nowadays, you have to write and rewrite your resume and cover letter to tailor them to ...

  • Is Your Child Suffering from Abandonment Issues?

    Most parents have to go through the wonderful Velcro phase with their children. I don’t mean the shoes – I am talking about when it seems like your children are super glued to you, and leaving them with a babysitter is harder than tearing your own hand off! Okay, maybe it isn’t quite that hard, but sometimes it does seem that way, doesn’t i...

  • How to Work Through Tough Friendships

    Choose your friends wisely. That is a statement I heard from my mother quite a few times while growing up, and it still rings true for me today. You should choose your friends wisely; your friends spend time with you, and you don’t want to be surrounded by people who aren’t moving in the same direction as you or people who pull you down constan...

  • How to Set and Meet Your Goals

    It is important to set goals in life; otherwise, how do you know what you have reached when you have reached it? For that matter, how will you answer the one universal job interview question, “where do you see yourself in 5 years” question without knowing what your goals are? Goals are important, and they add meaning to life. Without them, we h...

  • How to Overcome the Feeling of Rejection

    Rejection is a very hard feeling to face, no matter how old you are or how many or little times you have had to face it. It can come in all different forms, and sometimes we don’t even realize that we have been rejected until we get home and start to analyze what someone said to us a little more closely. Depending on your self esteem and confiden...