Beating Procrastination

Bella Breakdown I have been a terrible procrastinator for most of my life. I was always down to the wire with school projects, deadlines, and just any sort of chore in general. I can’t tell you how quickly I can make a house look somewhat presentable before guests arrive. My procrastinating ways have caught up with me more than once though. When you put something off long enough, it’s easy to forget it’s even there. Where I once used to be rewarded for my bad procrastinating behavior, which made me overly confident, I now find I suffer the consequences...

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What Has Technology Changed About The Workplace?

Where Would We Be Without Technology? Technology has definitely brought us convenience. It’s now possible to order all of your favorite clothes, purchase your groceries, and get that new coffee pot you’ve had your eye on, without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Technology has birthed smartphones, which has created endless opportunities for online shopping, social media updates and communication with anyone on the planet…all from a simple touch of your finger. This change technology has brought can be seen in our daily lives, but how has it effected the workplace? Well, one of the main shifts (much...

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Tips For Revamping Your Resume

Bella Breakdown With the end of March upon us and another season change in the mix, it’s time to do some spring cleaning. Maybe you’re cleaning out your closet, perhaps checking some major to-do’s off of your list…but when is the last time you refreshed your resume? You shouldn’t wait until you’re on the market for a new job to update your resume, you should continue to update it as your job experience strengthens and changes. Here are some tips for refreshing your resume: 1. Shorten your address: Instead of listing your entire address on the resume, shorten it...

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Time Management Lesson: Finding the Time to Work from Home with Children

Mastering the Art of Being a Work-At-Home Mom As I sit here writing this article, my 3 year old is playing with his toy tools.  However, I am willing my fingers to type quickly because I know that at any minute he might need my attention.  Working from home can be a mixed blessing.  While you can be physically present, you still need to remain focused on your work.  This can be a challenge when you have so many distractions—children, pets, chores, etc.  However, a bonus is that you don’t have someone watching you all day.  Therefore, you have...

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A Girl’s Guide To Successful Living

Bella Breakdown Alright Bella’s, when it comes to living successfully, a lot of things may come to your mind. But first, you’re going to want to find out what your passion is in life. Because if you know what your passion is and you decide to pursue it, then you will never work a day in your life….and that’s the goal right? Now remember, you’re never too old to figure out what your passion is and don’t worry, it may change a few times down the road. But whatever your passion is at the moment, go after it. Find...

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