I Spent Nine Years in a Career that Bored Me.

Elephant Journal

When you’ve spent so much time investing in and planning for this career only to find that it’s not aligned at all with who you are, how do you make a change? career career change career choice career coach job meaningful work purpose work

The Wrong way to Fix a Career Crisis.

Elephant Journal

I was on the verge of a breakdown—confused, lost and fearful that I had spent years preparing for a career that was making me miserable. He was a much welcome distraction from my career pains. At 25 years old, I was a young school teacher, sensitive and full of self-doubt.

Announcing the 2016 Women in Science Summit

Nature Conservancy - Science

How do we get more women into science, technology, engineering and math careers? To help mentor rising young scientists through the challenges that women in science careers face, the California Academy of Sciences is holding the 2016 Women in Science Summit on January 28, 2016.

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Balancing the Spiritual, Career & Parenting Paths with Courage.

Elephant Journal

But what would it be like to be all three at once? Is it possible to be a creative professional, an avid spiritual seeker and a dedicated parent? Enlightened Society Family Non New-Agey Spirituality conscious parenting fulfilling our goals life is a gift motherhood self-awareness spiritual growth Time

How Spiritual Inquiry can Lead us to our Best Career.

Elephant Journal

Spiritual seekers of all traditions are still wrestling with the same conundrum: How do we balance work and spirituality? Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality group meditation growth healing mysticism self discovery self-awareness spiritual journey therapy

Five Things no one Tells you about Making Yoga a Career.

Elephant Journal

I’m sure there are huge and notable teachers that you don’t completely resonate with. Health & Wellness Right Livelihood Yoga advice beginner new teaching yoga teacher

17 Tips to Transform your Work Life.

Elephant Journal

Whether you are looking for meaning, more money or a new job altogether, Crystal Marsh has got the career advice for you. As a millennial career coach, s. career advice career change crystal marsh job job interview office space right livelihood work

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“We Don’t Need Strangers to Tell Us Who We Are.” How to Look Inside to find the Right Career.

Elephant Journal

Let’s face it, we all know of someone who, after not being able to find a job, successfully switched careers or became an accomplished entrepreneur. Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career intuition job path workingWhy not me? I’m just as much a.

Why Donald Trump is America’s Cry for Help.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality WAYLON: Today Only America wants change America’s Cry for Help career politician cry for help donald trump election 2016 outsider Trump President TrumpI’ve had to dig pretty deep to find a silver lining today. It was not easy to find anything good about having this person, who is so passionate in his ignorance, bigotry, misogyny and greed, representing the country I call home.

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Like a Hamster on a Wheel: A Journey in Finding the Perfect Career.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) application career employment future job huntMy self-confidence is hitting rock bottom and I feel completely depleted and exhausted. Not a drop of energy is left in me to keep searching and facing the probable rejection.

NatureNet Fellows 2016: Climate-Smart Ag, Recycling Rare Earth Metals & More

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows 2016. The Conservancy’s fourth cohort of NatureNet Science Fellows includes 8 promising, early career scientists whose work addresses the greatest challenge of our time: climate change. The 2016 NatureNet Science Fellows and their Projects.

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Tough Lessons on Courage from a Hike Gone Wrong.

Elephant Journal

When I think about how to deal with fear when making a big change, like a new career, the most manageable way to deal with it is doing one step at a time. Adventure Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality challenges facing the fear fearless hike hike gone wrong life changes new career work

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The Berkeley Pit – An Overview

10,000 Birds

Whether this tale is true or false, there’s no doubt that during Hammett’s second career as a writer he penned one of the most vivid fictionalized accounts of Butte’s labor troubles.

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Smart Disruption, Unconscious Bias, & Beyond the Ivory Tower: Dispatches from the 2016 Women in Science Summit

Nature Conservancy - Science

In the academic world, much of this debate centers around how to keep more women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers. The event aimed to help mentor rising young scientists through the challenges common to women in STEM careers.

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Plan for Your Midlife Crisis Like you Would Retirement.

Elephant Journal

Inspiring (Wow) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career change and variety lifelong career midlife crisis new challenges permanent decisions professional path traditional employmentWe need change and variety and new challenges. That’s how we are made.

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How I Found the Freedom to do What I Love While Travelling the World.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Inspiring (Wow) awareness career change desire fear fulfillment happiness journey life Meaningful mindfulness purpose sacrifice travel wanderlustI make sacrifices.

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How “Nailing Yoga” Damaged me & Saved my Life.

Elephant Journal

What began with my hips, feet, and spine became the catalyst for the departure from my career, my marriage, and the well-constructed façade of my life. Health & Wellness Yoga career heart of yoga hip injure injure integrity life change marriage nailing yoga practice yoga teacherThe consequences were both catastrophic and life-saving.

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The Power of Keeping Work Contained: Small Rituals to start & end your Work Day.

Elephant Journal

Family Health & Wellness Right Livelihood finding career fulfilment how to switch off from the office job satisfaction keep work contained right livelihood small rituals work-life balanceWithout being completely aware of why it was happening, I found myself constantly on edge, exhausted, and an emotional wreck every Sunday afternoon, like clockwork.

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The Myth of Security—Why we need to be Educated for a Life, not Qualified for a Job.

Elephant Journal

How many people are stuck in the fish bowl of a “career path” because they’re too afraid to leap into the.

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How the Most Unlikely Occupation Changed My Everything.

Elephant Journal

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Why Every Business Should Bring Spirituality into Workplace.

Elephant Journal

I believe, that these practices can save lives and careers. What I am about to suggest may sound radical to some in the corporate world.

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The Surprising Results from the Principle of Radical Non-Action.

Elephant Journal

achieving goals busyness career livelihood non-action slowing down workBecause I know it can be pretty darn frustrating to hear someone say: "Just go with the flow. Focus on feeling good and everything will turn. Enlightened Society Right Livelihood Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Today Only.

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A social cost of carbon witch hunt in the Department of Energy

Environmental Economics

This potential clash could prompt a major schism within the federal government, with many career officials waging a battle against incoming political appointees.

F*ck Cinderella—I am a Phoenix!

Elephant Journal

Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) careers changing directions Cinderella failure ideal life jobs living longer millionaire phoenixMaybe my life was not a failure just because I had yet to.

What to do after you Waste 10 years of your Life.

Elephant Journal

Because at my current age I have to make an existential choice: Arts Enlightened Society Family Funny career funny video life's calling video gamesA huge mistake! A mistake young readers shouldn’t make!

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The Road to Heaven is Paved with Blood, Sweat & Tears.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today career career change hard work. The transition from living a life of passivity to one where I recognize that my life is actually a co-creation with the universe was no easy feat. This is an important. job life of purpose

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When You No Longer, or Never Did, Love Your Job: How to Live Your Purpose.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career career crises jobs life path meaning of life purposeEvery morning I felt the indigestion of an unmanageable life.

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When my Head Spins Around (but all I want to do is watch Netflix & chill) I Remind myself of This.

Elephant Journal

Arts Health & Wellness 30 years art career chill fear of left out Juliet Cameron monkey mind netflix writeI just confessed to my housemate that I (almost) love being ill because it gives me the reason just to be.

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How to Quit your Job & Live in a Van.

Elephant Journal

Adult Adventure Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality career change explore follow your dreams how to find your passion live in a van self-journey TravelI landed a job before I even graduated, with a salary of well over six figures. It was going to be so awesome, I told myself. It wasn't.

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To the Ones Walking (or limping) Down the Road Less Traveled.

Elephant Journal

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Why do I do this?

Environmental Economics

Sometimes the answers come from unexpected places: The Georgia Council on Economic Education has named Morrow High’s Cary Hargett its 2016 Georgia Economic Teacher of the Year. A graduate of East Carolina University, Hargett majored in economics and later received his teaching certification from Paine College before continuing his career at Morrow High in 1997. I have been named the 2016 Georgia Economics Teacher of the Year!

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A Metaphysical Meander Down a Scientific Stream

The Alien Next Door

Credit River at Meadowvale “The book is a progressive journey, reflecting her career and life,” notes Stewart of Water Is… in his article. Nina and an interested "reader" of Water Is.

The Choices I made to create my Dream Life & Where we can All Start.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts Health & Wellness Right Livelihood Travel career Costa Rica Dream dream job dream life life design live surf work writeBelieve that your idea of possibility is smaller than what actually is.

2016 62

The Bird With Four Sexes

10,000 Birds

This is partly an homage to the recently deceased Elaina Tuttle and her remarkable career. What is sex? This is a simple question with a complicated answer. Part of the answer is this: The biological identity of an individual that guides its choice of mate.

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Why you will Never be Successful.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Enlightened Society Right Livelihood career core values dream job elizabeth gilbert how to be successful redefining success right livelihood tips for writers wanderlustLooking for success that is dependent on external circumstances means.

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Happiness is an Inside Job.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) career choice happiness inner happiness inner work introvert life changesI got tired. Like, certifiably tired. And poor.

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Why We Need to Let Go of how We think Life Should Be.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career divine plan eckhart tolle quote failure how life should be letting go love painful times relationships

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Farm Apprenticeships: Keeping Farmers From Going Extinct

Green (Living) Review

The world needs more skilled, small-scale farmers — and farm apprenticeships are one pathway into this essential and rewarding career. Small-scale farmers and homesteaders are in a powerful position to bring about the changes our food system desperately needs.

Organic is my Favorite Word & I’m not talking about Food.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Right Livelihood allowing career efforting flow of life go-getter letting things unfold life plans organic slow downMany of us have lost touch with the concept of “letting things happen.” That sounds way too passive and wimpy for the typical go-getter who is.

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Stop What You’re Doing Immediately. {Changing Direction Regardless of Age}

Elephant Journal

Somehow my career began like a dandelion seed blown by the wind, arbitrarily landing and taking root. Denver Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) editing training elephant academy elephant apprentice internship job change journalism and ethics midlife career change writing

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Mercury Retrograde in Taurus: if you Thought it was Over, Think Again.

Elephant Journal

There are no coincidences during retrogrades the biggest challenge we face is simply to follow the direction that our hearts are pulling us in.

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If You don’t Ask for What You Want—You’ll Never get It.

Elephant Journal

Sometimes getting what we want is the scariest thing in the world, especially if we still doubt that we are worthy or deserving of it.

2016 83

How to be a Goddess even when you Hate your Job.

Elephant Journal

Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career co-workers crystals goddess hate job job white light workBefore even leaving your apartment or home, surround yourself with.

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