Personal Branding: How Important is it These days?

Personal Branding: How Important is it These days?

It seems like businesses today have to work on their personal branding if they want to be successful. I’ve known friends who’ve been able to do this well, though for some it might take years before the brand becomes well

Traveling to Europe This Spring? Here Are Four Great One Week Itineraries

Traveling to Europe This Spring? Here Are Four Great One Week Itineraries

Thinking about finally taking that bucket list trip to Europe? The good news is, you can plan a great itinerary for a one week trip that won’t have you stressed out trying to cram in too much in such a

Changing Your Life from “Just Fine” to One You Enjoy Each Day

Changing Your Life from “Just Fine” to One You Enjoy Each Day

It’s easy in today’s society to get caught up with day to day problems. Before you know it, you’re just trying to keep your head above water, and you might come to realize—like me—that it is very little you are

How to take a Long Train Trip for Fun: Useful Tips for an Overnight Train Ride

How to take a Long Train Trip for Fun: Useful Tips for an Overnight Train Ride

I love train rides. I always have. There’s something wonderful about traveling slow, about meeting new people in train cars or sitting back to relax and listen to an audiobook while watching the scenery go by. I’ve had some of

Can Money Bring Long-Term Happiness?

Can Money Bring Long-Term Happiness?

Absolutely! Was that not the answer you expected? Wait, wait. Hear me out. I know that everyone argues that money can’t “buy” happiness—and for this, I absolutely agree. Money can buy everything but it can’t buy emotions. I know that

How to get the credit issues out of your credit report?

How to get the credit issues out of your credit report?

There is no doubt that your credit history plays a vital role in your financial life. The information in that report is the basis for your credits score that the lenders, banks used to decide where your loan application gets

7 Books to read for your weekend: Keep you entertained for your weekend

7 Books to read for your weekend: Keep you entertained for your weekend

What do you do for your weekend? My favorite activity is to go to a coffee shop and read a book. There is no doubt that reading a book helps you escape from the boringness of everyday life. I always

What does it feel like to be happy and not depressed 24/7?

What does it feel like to be happy and not depressed 24/7?

The other day, someone asked me what it was like to be happy and not depressed every minute of the day. Maybe the question was because it came from a person who doesn’t know me as well as my closest

Advice for Loving Yourself

Advice for Loving Yourself

This week, I got off the phone with one of my closest friends. I admit that we’ve sort of let our friendship fall away, and for the usual reasons. We both have very different interests, we’re both workaholics, and we

Five Ways to Kick Your Routine and Try Something New

Five Ways to Kick Your Routine and Try Something New

I’ve been trying to get better about taking time for myself lately—it can get easy to get lost in work, get home from a long day, and turn off my phone and not go out. For 2018, I want to