Acing the interview workshop

Another week and another career development workshop complete. Here are my notes from it. Create professional voicemail, you never know who will call that number. Find out exact location of interview, who’s conducting it, what’s the style of interview, If you get an interview, remember, YOU ARE QUALIFIED Average Fortune 500 CEO reads 60 books […]

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The Girl on the Train

A well-written book. Not my cup of tea. The story and plot were too dark for me.

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The Last Arrow

The premise of this book is that people do not live to their full God given potential. Erwin recounts example after example of going the extra mile to leave a lasting legacy. No memorable stories or teaching stood out to me.

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Field Guide to Disneyland

One of my training days for Disneyland was spending the day immersed in Disneyland park itself. There are eight different parts of Disneyland. Everyone was given this book. It tells the story behind each land and attraction. Reading this book gave me a lot of information to help guests out when they have questions. I have […]

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Being poured into

Day camp is tricky. Nobody likes going to day camp. Counselors are away from their friends. They don’t get to dance on dance night. They don’t get to enjoy hiking in God’s creation or go on an overnight. That put me in an awkward position as Day Camp Leader this summer. I chose to look […]

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I’m now a Published Poet

I’m excited to share my latest book. It’s called 101 Haikus. My books follow my blog. I realized I was writing a lot of haikus. WHen I found out I had seventy already, I put myself to the challenge of creating thirty-one original haikus to create this book. If someone would have told me five […]

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Light Pollution

One thing I’ve noticed living in Anaheim is the amount of light pollution at night. I’ve been spoiled the last six summers with no light pollution. I’ve gotten some of the best sleep at camp. The best way I’ve worked to combat this is with an eye pillow (or eye mask). The pillow cost me […]

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Networking Workshop

I took my second Disney Carrer Development Workshop this week. Here’s what I learned. Networking is defined as “the ability to gain contacts and achieve goals through meeting people” Networking is NOT- mentoring, job shadow, collecting business cards, or a job offer Be involved in volunteer and diversity groups There is formal and informal networking […]

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