A Look Back: The Mind of a Young Professional

NOTE: I’m introducing a series of old posts I wrote for Juice from 2006 until 2008. This post was written on February 23, 2006, during my first week blogging. The topic for this entry is about what is a¬†young professional in Des Moines. The uptick of young professionals in Des Moines started to become the…

Crossroads

Last week, I attended a going away party. In the midst of the fun and the enjoyment, a long-held thought crept into my mind again. It was hard to dismiss it. My gear is stuck in neutral. I’m at the proverbial crossroads of what the rest of my life will end up being. Everyone around…

Interchangable Titles

I’m confused. No, seriously, I am confused. For a long time, I felt I needed a “mentor” to help develop and guide me through my professional profile and create opportunities with respects to a career. Not too long ago, someone mentioned that a “coach” is better than a mentor because that person will coach you…