Communication Master Key: Assertiveness

Assertiveness is not just a skill to develop if you find it hard to say no. It can help you get what you need if your direct approach is rubbing people the wrong way. An aggressive approach can cause people to not want to hear what you have to say. Assertiveness is a middle ground…

Best by 12/13/14

It’s a little refreshing to hear a 20 year old’s struggle to find his way in the world. By that, I don’t mean financially struggling or anything, but just chosing a future and planning what he wants to do with his life. At 20, I was having the same dilemma. I had changed majors in…

When I Grow Up…

Salutations, Late Bloomers! I started this blog with beauty in mind, but being a late bloomer can apply to a number of things from interpersonal relationships, talents and skills, to careers. Thinking about our culture broadly, we have milestones that we tend to associate with certain ages, like when it’s appropriate to be a college…