What’s Really Happening When Shit Hits the Fan

As you all know, all the material I get for Grad Meets World, my writing and my coaching programs comes from my own personal experience. If I’m going through something - whether it’s good or bad - I have no problem turning it into a message to help others. In the past you guys have [...] Read more »

Thoughts from Conducting Over 1,000 Job Interviews

It's official. I have somehow managed to hit the 1,000 job interview mark at work! Sometimes I wonder how the hell I'm still doing this - after all, a job like this makes you susceptible to losing your faith in humanity. Most of the time, however, I am so grateful for the information, stories, experience [...] Read more »

The Case for Life Lists and the Best Advice I Ever Got (Free Template)


Back in 2011 GMW crashed and I lost a lot of great content (even with a backup grr). The good news was I had compiled a collection of some of the best posts since the beginning of GMW. Sometimes I look back on these posts to see how far I've come as a person, how [...] Read more »

7 Ways to Stop Your Inner Ick

I spend my weekdays interviewing job candidates for open positions within Fortune 500 companies. I then spend my nights and weekends studying for my life coaching certification and coaching clients toward achieving some of their greatest desires. In both scenarios I hear much of the same conversations going on: “I can’t do this.” “I feel [...] Read more »

How do you become happy?

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Yes ladies and gents, this week I'm tackling the age old question of happiness. That pesky little thing that comes up in every aspect of our lives - our jobs, the bank account, our personal relationships, romance, co-workers, family, health - just everything! A note, however, this video is not for the faint at heart. [...] Read more »

Q&A Monday: What’s it like to be a life coaching client?


This week's Q&A comes from one of my assignments for my ICA certification. I figured it would actually be a great way to help those of you who are considering seeking out the help of a life coach. I can only speak from my own experience as a client, however I do feel like this can [...] Read more »

Q&A Monday: How do you deal with a funky mood?

  ”Be at least as interested in what goes on inside you as what happens outside. If you get the inside right, the outside will fall into place.” ~ Eckhart Tolle Although I like to think of myself as a spiritually inclined glass half-full kind of gal I’m going to be totally honest here when [...] Read more »

Vintage GMW: 10 Happiness Posts For When You’re Overwhelmed

  This week we have another round of Vintage GMW. These are the 2011 posts that survived a website crash back in December and made GMW what it is today. Check back periodically as I will be posting the best of the best. Sometimes life gets in the way... With everything we always have going [...] Read more »

Everything is Progress: How to Be Happy Where You Are

This is probably one of the more personal video blogs I've recorded - simply because it shows that I'm right there in the trenches with you guys. I'm still figuring out my finances on a daily basis. I'm still paving the way for my career. I'm still building the side hustling. I'm still clueless about [...] Read more »

Find Something That Wakes You Up!

This week's video blog is what happens when a) you intake way too much caffeine and b) you're sick of interviewing job candidates who aren't excited about a damn thing in life. It's also what happens when you notice a common theme among coaching clients - not just your own but that of other coaches [...] Read more »