Career Consultant Demonstrates How to Be a Self-Advocate at Work | E32 Stephanie Ritz

I think I’m safe to make an overgeneralization that, at one point or another, we’ve all felt undervalued at work. Maybe we believe we should be paid more, be given more responsibility, or have a more significant title. But believing it doesn’t get us very far. How do we actually get what we want? Today’sContinue reading “Career Consultant Demonstrates How to Be a Self-Advocate at Work | E32 Stephanie Ritz”

Financial Blogger on How Happiness and Investing Your Money Can Be Congruent Goals | E31 Joel O’Leary aka 5am Joel

Welcome to The Struggle is Real, a show for young adults looking for knowledge on issues they’ll face in their 20s that wasn’t taught in the classroom. How would you feel about retiring 5, 10, even 20 years earlier than you planned? This probably raises your skeptical eyebrows but hundreds of people are doing justContinue reading “Financial Blogger on How Happiness and Investing Your Money Can Be Congruent Goals | E31 Joel O’Leary aka 5am Joel”

26 Year Old Director Shares Advice on How to Quickly Rise Through the Ranks I E30 – Mason Burchette

Welcome to The Struggle is Real, a show for young adults looking for knowledge on issues they’ll face in their 20s that wasn’t taught in the classroom. I’m assuming the job you have now isn’t the position you want forever. Most of us hope as we learn new skills and take on more responsibilities, weContinue reading “26 Year Old Director Shares Advice on How to Quickly Rise Through the Ranks I E30 – Mason Burchette”

Former NFL player on How to Start Owning Your Mistakes and Make the Change You Need | E29 Marques Ogden

Welcome to The Struggle is Real, a show for young adults looking for knowledge on issues they’ll face in their 20s that wasn’t taught in the classroom. Today’s guest is former NFL offensive lineman, Marques Ogden. Marques played in the NFL for nearly 6 years. He was drafted in the 2003 by the Jaguars andContinue reading “Former NFL player on How to Start Owning Your Mistakes and Make the Change You Need | E29 Marques Ogden”

Financial Coach Gives Helpful Money Advice For Young Adults | E28 Tracey Bissett

Welcome to The Struggle is Real, a show for young adults looking for knowledge on issues they’ll face in their 20s that wasn’t taught in the classroom. Why don’t we feel better equipped to handle our finances when we get into the real world? My guest today is working to solve that issue. On theContinue reading “Financial Coach Gives Helpful Money Advice For Young Adults | E28 Tracey Bissett”

Two Leadership Experts Explain How Honoring Personality Differences Could Lead to More Success in Your Career | E27 Brett Cooper & Evans Kerrigan

Welcome to The Struggle is Real, a show for young adults looking for knowledge on issues they’ll face in their 20s that wasn’t taught in the classroom. Today’s guests are Brett Cooper and Evans Kerrigan, Co-Founders of Integris Performance Advisors which is focused on improving team performance. They also co-authored a book called Solving theContinue reading “Two Leadership Experts Explain How Honoring Personality Differences Could Lead to More Success in Your Career | E27 Brett Cooper & Evans Kerrigan”

E26: Jay Williams on Commitment Issues, Taking Off the Masks, and Why Men Can’t Talk About Their Feelings

Welcome into The Sandbox, a podcast for young professionals where we explore the building blocks for being successful after your 20’s. Today’s guest is Jay Williams, the Founder of Maskless Men, an community based organization built for men to discuss the things we normally don’t to talk about: break ups, emotions, family and parenting issues,Continue reading “E26: Jay Williams on Commitment Issues, Taking Off the Masks, and Why Men Can’t Talk About Their Feelings”

E25: Jared Schuster on Traveling the World, Networking Practices that Work, and Uncovering Your Purpose

 Welcome into The Sandbox, a podcast for the 20-somethings who want to live the best version of their life and are seeking the skills, strategy, and mindset to do just that. Today’s guest is Jared Schuster, Founder of Sparks of Consciousness which focuses on serving people who feel purposeless. In this conversation, Jared brings usContinue reading “E25: Jared Schuster on Traveling the World, Networking Practices that Work, and Uncovering Your Purpose”

E24: Christen Brandt on Creating Firsts for Girls, Defining Your North Star, Making an Impact Pitch

Welcome into The Sandbox, a podcast for the 20-somethings who want to live the best version of their life and are seeking the skills, strategy, and mindset to do just that. Today’s guest is Christen Brandt, Co-Founder and Chief Programs Officer at She’s the First, an organization working to create a world where girls areContinue reading “E24: Christen Brandt on Creating Firsts for Girls, Defining Your North Star, Making an Impact Pitch”

E23: Tippi Thole on Why Receipts Aren’t Recyclable, Why Food Doesn’t Biodegrade in Landfills, and Reducing Waste During the Holidays

Welcome into The Sandbox, a podcast for the 20-somethings who want to live the best version of their life and are seeking the skills, strategy, and mindset to do just that. There is no doubt that humans are causing long-term destruction to the environment because of our decisions. So what can we do to doContinue reading “E23: Tippi Thole on Why Receipts Aren’t Recyclable, Why Food Doesn’t Biodegrade in Landfills, and Reducing Waste During the Holidays”