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How to Not Take Gratitude for Granted


It’s no secret that during November, many people take time to think about the folks and things for which they are grateful. (See #ThankfulNovember and #ThankulThursday on Twitter.) But it’s strange that the season of Thanksgiving coincides with the most painful time of year for so many people. People are hurting. The holidays are tough […]

3 Scary Things About Starting Your Own Business (and 3 Reasons to Do It Anyway)


If someone made a movie about how you started your own business, would it be a horror flick? Starting a business can be scary. That’s the reason why so many would-be entrepreneurs and freelancers are afraid when faced with this idea. When you work for yourself, you could face: Dealing with Monsters. These monsters can […]