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

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

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.

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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Discover Your Ikigai—(Your Reason For Living).

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today career goals ikigai inspiration life purpose path spiritualityAn ikigai is often described as an intense internal burning desire to carry out a personal mission that we have a strong affinity to. We may not be.

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I got Fired & it was the Best Day of my Life.

Elephant Journal

Inspiring (Wow) Right Livelihood art of non-attachment art of surrender career freedom entrepreneur higher power live your dreams prayer realize your vision self-made woman talking to God trust the universe work for yourself you're firedMost of us dread hearing our boss say, “Sorry, but we need to let you go.” For me it was a day of celebration and one that.

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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.

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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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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Building a Wellness Business With a Heart.

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) awareness business for good career heart center marketing massage therapist mindfulness women entrepreneurI considered myself heart-centered, choosing and making decisions from a place of love, empathy and an understanding that life is fragile.

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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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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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The Mindful Life Illustrated: Staying Steady through the Uncertainty of Change.

Elephant Journal

I seem to shake. Not so much physically, although there is some of that, but most of the shaking feels like it is happening inside of me.

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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.

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Advice & Inspiration for Women in Science

Nature Conservancy - Science

Last month, The Nature Conservancy co-hosted the 2016 Women in Science Summit along with the California Academy of Sciences and the University of California, Santa Cruz. The event helped mentor rising young scientists through the challenges common to women in STEM careers.

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 not Following My Calling Nearly Killed Me: a Cautionary Tale.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) body wisdom calling career illness security stressI was sick so often it started to worry me, especially when.

2016 27

How the Most Unlikely Occupation Changed My Everything.

Elephant Journal

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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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Why Busyness isn’t Happiness.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Conscious Consumerism Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood be true to yourself busy career comfortable find your joy goals aspirations happiness living for work Meditate passion paycheque successAfter months of working in a position I did not enjoy, I decided to quit.

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How We can Give Ourselves a Fresh Start.

Elephant Journal

I feel like so many of us wish we could just reinvent parts of our lives completely start over.

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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 19

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 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

How I Redefined Success after Living my Purpose.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Meditation Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today being of benefit business changing careers meditation purpose serving others successAs I thought about it, success in a caring, helping, and purposeful business isn’t about these things. Success is about knowing that, as we go to.

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How I Finally began Creating & Living My Own Dream (Instead of Everyone Else’s).

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today american dream career change change contentment expectations fulfillment lifeHere are my signs of misalignment and how I began to awaken to myself, to create and live my own dream: I realized I was always doing what.

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What Happened When I Chose to Only Work With Women.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) business career advice entrepreneurs gender stereotypes women women in businessHaving been in male dominated spaces for over 20 years, the opportunity to be working with women was a game-changer.

We’ve Fallen, But We Can Get Back Up: 3 Steps to Self-Care.

Elephant Journal

Adult/NFS Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Funny Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) balance busyness career create space family life health health wellness mindfulness no time overwhelm say no self-care too busyFast forward and we are in fact worse off than our mothers. We are women that.

2016 22

Today I Hope I Fail.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) career failure leap of faith life path success tryingI’m beginning to recognize that every step into unfamiliar territory feels better than sitting in the dark silence of potential regret.

2016 22

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.

4 Ways to Find Passion & Purpose in our Lives.

Elephant Journal

Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career finding your passion purpose work sickness working your jobOver time, my frustration grew. I lost my filter and stopped refraining from throwing up my hands in disgust or telling people.

The Lies we Tell Ourselves to stay in Jobs we Hate—& How to get Out.

Elephant Journal

Writer's Contest 2** Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) career do what you love employment hate my job leaving our jobs Quitting workI didn’t want to face a new learning curve, to “prove myself, build my credibility and new relationships, and learn new ways of doing things.” The devil I knew was better than the devil I.

2016 19

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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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.

2016 15

121 Bikepacking Experts Share Their Routes Around The World

Icebike

Young guns are striking out right when they finish school, trading in career uncertainty for a fulfilling life on the road. I worry about not having a career to come back to or ruining relationships that I have spent so much time cultivating.

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Why Life is Not a Journey. {Powerful Video}

Elephant Journal

From kindergarten to high school, university to graduate school, to career promotions to.retirement in old age. Cultural conditioning and standardized system of "education" keeps us in a rat race.

2015 Kenneth G. Elzinga Distinguished Teaching Award

Environmental Economics

Professor Mathews has spent her career at UNC Asheville, where she currently is a professor of economics and the Interdisciplinary Distinguished Professor of the Mountain South. Considering the past 6 years, environmental economists win it about 50% of the time : Dr. Leah Greden Mathews of the University of North Carolina Asheville.

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A Special Gift For A Great Cycling Charity

Icebike

After a successful 2015 racing season it was announced that Debesay would be signing with Team Dimension Data where he would be riding with Mark Cavendish and racing the World Tour in 2016. 2016 And Beyond. Disease, war, poverty and genocide have riddled Africa for decades.

Moby releases his most vegan album

Eccorazzi

He goes on to chronicle his desire to make socially conscious music, but mentions only feeling comfortable with it this far in to his illustrious career. Logging, Trump, and animal agriculture are going to hear it from Moby.