Monthly Archives: July 2012
Going through unemployment is unlike anything I have ever experienced. For one, it was the first time that week after week, my abilities and knowledge were not needed by anyone, whether for their gain in a business, or to get myself a good grade in college. All that time and money in school, and now it was a matter of trying to impress managers other high-up individuals who barely have the time to listen to ten words from anyone. r
Wouldn’t it be great to have more time? With a few extra hours a week, you could finally accomplish those goals that have been on your list for so long … but your life just seems to get busier and busier.
It doesn’t have to be that way. You can find time to reach your goals – in fact, you already have enough time, you just might not realize it. r
All of us have dreams we’d love to make reality, and stretch goals that we’d love to accomplish. I have a friend who wants to learn how to play piano, proficiently, at the age of 55. Another is just dying to find some time off a grueling schedule to backpack China for a month. These dreams and goals are of course challenging exactly because they are stretches. Our life’s routine, and more tricky, our habits, tend to get in the way of actually achieving them. r
There are tons of online courses that you can take these days to educate you, improve your memory, learn new skills and much more. You can actually participate in some of the courses that are included in major degree programs throughout the US at major colleges. Read on to discover our five favorite online courses to sharpen the mind for free. r
You hanging in there wasting away, hoping secretly that that somebody somewhere comes to our rescue and changes things for you
But what if they never come?
Maybe your game plan is to win the lottery or find gold but let’s face it; we all know that the chances of any these happening are extremely slim. r