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[17 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 10,038 views]
It’s Never Too Late To Be What You Might Have Been

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“It’s easy to stand in the crowd but it takes courage to stand alone.”
–Mahatma Gandhi

I’ve started, what has now become, a series about life lessons and what I’ve learned as a young adult in this fast pace, ever changing world we live in. The first post titled Keep Your Head Held High […]

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[16 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 6,343 views]
Words of Encouragement: A Journey That Never Ends

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Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.
Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
-Henry Ford

Disclaimer: I began writing this in August of 2011. Finally finished it up and decided to publish it!
This post is a follow up […]

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[31 May 2011 | No Comment | 11,687 views]
Keep Your Head Held High

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Time goes by fast. Real fast. It has been just about a year since moving out to Huntington Beach, California and boy have I learned a lot–personally and professionally. Overcoming adversity has been something I’ve been used to growing up. Challenges motivate me and push me to go the extra […]

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[1 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 6,676 views]
A False Sense of Hope

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There’s been a part of my sub-conscious lately that, for some odd reason, keeps letting doubt creep into my mind! I hate it, I hate it, I hate it. Let me repeat that just one more time. I hate it! Now that that’s out we’ll move on. Many of you […]

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[2 Mar 2011 | No Comment | 38,341 views]
Unfaltering Faith and Other Things…

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I’ve probably put this quote in previous posts, but doing some morning reflection on my drive to work made me think of it some more. One of my favorite quotes is by George Seaton, “Faith is believing in things when common sense tells you not to.” When most people look, read, […]

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[28 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 6,459 views]
7 Important Questions to Ask Yourself

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“Become what you always dreamt of becoming.”

Inspired by an article featured on Dumb Little Man. Try answering these [7 questions] for yourself and be true to yourself while thinking about the questions and answering them with sincerity. It’s hard to sometimes be “real” with yourself, but honesty is the best policy. […]

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[12 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 2,541 views]
It’s Not About the Money

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“Do what you love, love what you do,and deliver more than you promise.”–Harvey Mackay

Growing up we always hear the phrase “do what you love, love what you do,” but don’t really think of it too much. That is, until we’re older and realize that if we stray away from doing what […]

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[29 Nov 2010 | 6 Comments | 50,548 views]
“To Travel is Better Than to Arrive”

“Some famous guy once said, ‘To travel is better than to arrive‘. and I was like ‘What!?’ Well, because I used to think that there was only one path to take to where you wanna get to be in life. But if you choose that one path, that doesn’t mean you have to abandon all […]

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[2 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 10,186 views]
Listen to Your Heart

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I wanted to write something that portrays the feelings and emotions running through my head these past few days. Upon moving down to Huntington Beach, California I was graced with an opportunity to work for a company called The Southern California Group doing outsourced marketing and sales (a fancy name for […]

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[10 Oct 2010 | No Comment | 6,546 views]
Play Hard, Work Harder

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You can’t play hard unless you work. Bottom line. The purpose of this post is to hopefully pass down some knowledge I have gained through the last 4 years of my life. Mainly, my college days and through my first 10 months as a college graduate in the oh-so-dreaded “real […]