**Update: March 3rd was the last day to enroll in Elite Blog Academy–you may still sign up for the waiting list for next year!!** A year ago today, I had no idea how much my life was about to change. I felt completely stuck and uninspired. I knew there had to be a better way, but I had no idea how to find it.  And then I discovered Elite Blog Academy. It seemed like the perfect solution to my problem,… Read more »

Last summer, I passed a phone screening for an out of state job interview. One of the questions I was asked was “What will be the most difficult thing for you if you are accepted for this position?” I was honest and replied, “The location as I will need to relocate with my family, but I’m willing to do that.” Little did I know that several months later, I would be called upon to do so…! Fast forward to September…. Read more »

How to Keep Your Zen When Navigating a Career Change

Last year, I decided to finally follow my heart and change careers. Navigating a career change was not new to me. In 2002, faced with the choice of accepting a generous severance package from The Bureau of National Affairs (BNA), Inc. or working in a different department at the same pay grade, I opted to temporarily bow out of the Washington, DC rat race to focus on family and finish up my graduate degree. Dual Career Path During my time… Read more »