Should you move to Africa? I vote yes! I lived in Nairobi, Kenya for 3 years – and I don’t regret a minute of it. Here are 7 mistakes to avoid when you’re moving to Africa, 3 tips from expats living overseas, and a list of things to take to the African continent.
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When you’re a woman traveling alone, you’re bound to feel homesick! You’re not alone, my friend – read my tips for overcoming homesickness and tell me how you’re feeling in the comments section below. Sharing your thoughts will help you cope with feeling homesick and lonely when you’re in a whole different world.
You’ll find business success faster and more interesting if you learn how to find a mentor at work. Scaling upwards is easier when you have a hand up – and when you help your mentor succeed at work, too. These tips for finding and starting… Read More »7 Tips for Finding a Mentor to Help You Succeed at Work
These three sample cover letters will help you get the nonprofit job offers you want. Plus, seven valuable tips on how to be more “hireable” to employers. When you’re searching the internet for “sample cover letter”, you’ll get lots of templates. Don’t use them! The… Read More »How to Write a Strong Cover Letter and Get That Job
Going on a missions trip can change your life and perspective. But, mission trips can be exhausting for introverted people! Here are the most important things introverts need to know about going on a missions trip, inspired by my volunteer work in Haiti. I recently… Read More »What Introverts Need to Know About Going On Mission Trips
You spend most of your life at work, so answering the “what job should I have?” question is important! Here’s how I found the right job for me – it’ll help you move forward. Plus, I share new research on what to take in college (but… Read More »How to Know What Job You Should Have
Making a career change when you’re 40 or over is both exciting and terrifying; the secret to successfully choosing a new career is to get comfortable with the idea of taking risks in life. And, you need to follow through at every step of the… Read More »How to Choose a New Career When You’re Over 40
If you’re depressed because you’re unemployed, you’re not alone. Here, therapist and writer Heddi Zalamar offers tips for fighting the blues when you don’t have a job and are worried that you’ll never work again… First, did you know that we’re ALL entrepreneurs – even… Read More »5 Ways to Overcome Depression When You Can’t Find a Job