Combining Your Passion and Your Career

By | November 20th, 2012|Career Change, Detours, Dreams|

I read recently that "It's a beautiful thing when career and passion come together." These words spoke deeply to me. For the first time in my life, I can honestly say I am experiencing the convergence of passion and career...and loving it! For years, I struggled with doubt that I had made a mistake pursuing [...]

The Scary Computer And Your Job Search

By | August 6th, 2012|Career Change, Detours|

NOTE: If you are reading this blog, this probably doesn’t pertain to you. But, maybe you would like to share it with someone it would benefit. It’s an occupational hazard that people initiate scary conversations with resume writers and career counselors. Scary conversations don’t bother me. In fact, I’m used to it.  Though, some conversations [...]

Remember Who You Wanted To Be

By | February 19th, 2012|Detours, Dreams|

I use to have a car that met an early demise at the hands of my daughter, Sarah, on the Ferry Street Bridge in Eugene, Oregon. The accident ripped the entire front end from the Ford Taurus. The concrete median on the bridge was in pretty bad shape too. Thankfully, Sarah survived without a scratch…and, [...]