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  • Paul Lopreiato 9:30 pm on June 3, 2011 Permalink
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    A Baseball Card Introduction 

    All (two) women in my life knew what company they wanted to work for. They established a goal, educated themselves, and worked to get to it. Currently, both are where they want to be.

    I am the opposite. I have no shining corporation on the (metaphorical) hill that I want to join. I think that makes me somewhat like the person I imagine reading this post. I’ve got professional interests – communication and marketing – and I’ve got a strong sense of who I am. It’s sort of a flowchart for life. (More …)

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    • Francine Blume 6:35 pm on June 14, 2011 Permalink | Log in to Reply

      What a great post! A person really does need to know who they are before they can start pursuing a specific career path. You have to answer to yourself more than anyone else. You have to make yourself happy and fulfilled. So you’ve got a great attitude and good luck with the process! Love the baseball card by the way.

  • Allison Godfrey 3:22 pm on April 25, 2011 Permalink
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    Keep Calm and Stay Positive 

    I wish I could follow the advice I give other people. I am a calming and optimistic force to friends and family when ever they are facing a crisis, but when it comes to advising myself, sometimes its really hard to see the light. I tend to be extremely hard on myself and when one thing goes wrong, my pessimistic nature takes control. Today I am beginning to make a conscious effort to remain calm and stay positive. People keep saying, “everything will work out.” Today I am going to start to embrace that instead of writing it off and focusing on the negatives.

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    • miranda78 7:11 pm on April 29, 2011 Permalink | Log in to Reply

      Great advice for fellow interns and it is great you are also able to see the positive in your summer experience now, too. I agree it can be difficult to follow the advice of others and yourself sometimes, but it looks like you are making a great move.

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