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11 Signs You’ve Outgrown a Friendship

Not all friends should be your friends forever There comes a time in everyone’s life when they begin to realize that they’ve outgrown a relationship. I think I’ve just entered mine. I’ve moved around pretty frequently in my childhood, so most of my childhood friendships didn’t get the chance to expire. However, I’ve kept up with …

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6 Ways to Gain Relevant Work Experience Even When No One Will Hire You

Great ways to improve your resume’s experience section A few years ago I was a college graduate with no job prospects. I applied to a sea of positions to only hear rejections if I was lucky, or no response at all if I wasn’t. Each passing day felt like I was less likely to find …

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Letting Go of My Habit of Compulsive Over-Achievement

Learning to accept the things I cannot control I have a bad habit of having high standards. This can be a good thing sometimes, but other times it devolves into an obsession with meeting impossible ideals. These impossible ideals end up making my actual successes look minuscule, which in turn makes me ungrateful for how far …