Tag Archives: How did you get here

Live your truth

My advice to anyone who is and has been in foster care and wants to pursue higher education is to live your truth and be yourself when stepping onto a college campus. Don’t ever minimize your experience of being in … Continue reading

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The Process of Therapy

What [therapy] looks like. You laugh, you cry, you have a therapist come in to give you some tools and exercises to do. We talk about our resource guide, and we direct the audience to it if they’re suffering. This … Continue reading

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The Moment

Are you facing a moment, or the moment?  I started to think not about the opportunity in front of me, but about what I wanted the outcome of that opportunity to be. A job is not just a job; it’s a set of experiences … Continue reading

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Small Things Matter

My love my job and DreamWorks animation, I was pleasantly surprised to receive a handwritten note from the CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg. There was a mid-level Carly of nearly 3000, getting a header and thank you on my way out the … Continue reading

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Wellness

Let’s talk wellness! Do you like to work out? Love it! I do the Peloton – I’m obsessed. I think that’s another misconception, that if you’re bigger you don’t like working out. I work out for my mental health -It’s … Continue reading

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