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My First $100 as a Author

I released my first book this February. My second book came out in May, followed by my third book in August. Eight months in (September), I made my first $100 dollars with 28 copies sold ( 9 e-books, 19 paperback books). It’s a start. As I’m grinding with this fall at Disney, I’m taking a moment […]

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New Resume

After taking workshops and learning a lot, here’s what’s on my new resume.   EDUCATIONGrand View University, Des Moines, Iowa Bachelor of Arts Degree Major: Business Administration GPA: 3.616/4.0 EXPERIENCEAttractions- Disney College Program, August 2017- Present Flight attendant at Star Tours- The Adventure Continues Provide a safe and fun experience for 1,325 guests an hour Communicate […]

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Workout for what?

I haven’t worked out in the last couple of weeks. I can say I’ve been busy, but that really means I haven’t prioritized time for the gym. This is the first time in my life where I don’t have a set time to workout and coaches to tell me what to do. I don’t have […]

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Red tape Rule

Back in high school, I slept in while my family went to the Mall of America. When I woke up, I was hungry (like always). I went to the kitchen and found bacon in the fridge. So I ate it. When my parents got home, they asked what happened to the bacon. They made a […]

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Recycling my content

Every day in 2017 I’m publishing a blog post and a Youtube video. Which is a lot and can be overwhelming for some. People ask me how I do it and still have a life. One of the keys is to recycle my content. For example, if I feel inspired and write a long-winded Instagram […]

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One is greater than Zero

One post is greater than one post you thought about One e-mail is greater than one e-mail you thought about One phone call is greater than the phone you thought about One message is greater than the message you thought about Execution is greater than thoughts

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No more iPad

I gave my iPad away this week. A couple of notes. As I am spending more time producing content, I have less time to consume content (Netflix, Kindle, etc). The smartphone is also able to handle all of my needs. Once I transferred my podcasts, the iPad seemed more redundant and just a thing that needed […]

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Why live for the weekend?

Every Friday night I see the same posts. “YAY FOR FRIDAY!” “TGIF!” “CAN’T WAIT TO GET AWAY!”. In college, so many of my classmates would binge TV, drink and hit up downtown, and procrastinate their homework. They lived for Friday night and dreaded Sunday afternoon. If your Monday through Friday is SO UNBEARABLE that all you […]

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