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13 Reasons Why I Don’t Like 13 Reasons Why

I’m sure most of you know of the very popular Netflix show about a young high school girl that commits suicide and leaves behind suicide tapes for the kids at school to listen to. The show has been quite controversial for a number of reasons, and these are just a few of the reasons I’m not a fan of the show:   Adults Need To Handle Mental Health Problems, Not Kids: In the show the main character leaves suicide tapes...

For I am above no one and no one is above me

Has anyone ever treated you as if you were beneath them? I think this is something that has happened to everyone, I know it is something that has happened to me. It hurts. Maybe for some of you it was in your personal life, for others maybe it was through your job, no matter where this has occurred it’s still hard no matter what. Though it may be hard, it brings an important lesson: that no one is above another...

Why 30 is not the new 20

People often say that 30 is the new 20, but let’s not neglect a whole decade of life. Our twenties are some of the most important years of our lives; it’s a time for growth and development, a time for maturity and a time for setting the tone for the rest of our adulthood. So no, 30 is not the new 20, and here is a list of reasons why: Career-People are the most motivated to try different careers, and...

Why You Need to Have an Emergency Fund

         Accidents happen, your car breaks down and needs repair, you lose your job. Any of these things can happen at anytime. That’s why it’s imperative that you have an emergency fund for when rainy days happen, and they will happen believe me. First thing is first, try to make sure you have a bank account for emergencies only, be sure to have enough saved up for 3-6 months living expenses. That way, lets say you do lose your job,...

Advice for Launching a Second Career

Perhaps you’re dreading your Monday morning, going to a job you hate. Long gone are the days fifty years ago where people stayed at the same job at the same company for thirty years! If you are unhappy in your current career, thinking of a life in another career field, do it. It’s never too late and you are never too old to change job fields. People change career fields all the time at all ages. Here are a few...

Materialism

  I watched a documentary recently that talked about the cycle of materialism. How people dream of affording more expensive things, and once they get raises in pay and can finally afford those things their lifestyle only gets more expensive and they continue to want more. Its an endless circle of getting more and wanting more, getting more and wanting more. They’re never satisfied. Just the thought of people need a certain kind of car, or house, or outfit to...