Tackle Something Big!
I love remembering the day my college diploma arrived in the mail. It was just 3 short years ago that I graduated from Malone University with a bachelor's degree at the age of 33. I went back to finish when my son was a baby and finished before he started preschool. I did it while taking care of him & working and it was a juggling act for certain, but it is one of the things I'm MOST proud of in my life.
Many times I told myself, "I'll never finish. I don't even want to go back. What's the point?" Thanks to the incredible generosity of Mo's father's family & their dedicated support, I worked up the courage to make it happen. When it got hard (which it often did), I would tell myself, "I'm doing it for Mo." I wanted him to know that I finished what I started and that I invested in my future in a way that society deems important. I wanted to be an example of hard work and follow-through.
I NEVER thought I would go back for a degree in Organizational Management. I was always an English major. Boy oh boy am I glad I did though. It was exactly the foundation I needed, some solid bricks in my "house", to do the thing I'm doing now that I love so much.
If you are someone who has thought/dreamed about furthering your education or taking a big professional leap but felt too afraid, connect with me! I do Pep Talks that are 75 minutes in length and can be done in person or over the phone and they are on any topic where you need encouragement to overcome a hurdle. Pep Talks are on sale for the next 48 hours (through EOD Wednesday, August 1st) for only $48. They are normally $99. You can purchase them and use them as you like over the next 90 days.
Let's overcome this one together. You won't regret it.