This post is for people who are like me: sorta broke (but ~woke~), sorta lost, and sorta hate using the term “adulting” because you seem to be so damn bad at it. Am I making enough money? Is this the right career move? When’s the last time I got my teeth cleaned? Sh*t rent was due yesterday. I’m broke, but wanna go to Sweetgreen?
While service in the Air Force is an important commitment of your time and effort, it also comes with so many rewarding benefits from education to life insurance to healthcare, and one of the greatest benefits of all, travel.
If you are more afraid of your goals than you are inspired by them, you are not living up to your full potential.
They like knowing exactly what they’re going to do and expect for the whole day. Routine gives them comfort.
When I started looking at colleges, I had no idea that there were programs that allowed you to pursue both your career and education simultaneously—that’s one of the biggest, and best parts of the Air Force.
She doesn’t know what she would do without her work. It’s what makes her feel complete. It’s what makes her feel like her life has a purpose.
Do the challenges you experience at work make you feel energized, invigorated, and proud of yourself (even when they’re difficult and overwhelming), or do these challenges only make you feel stressed out, panicked, and constantly on edge?
Everything about that life was my dream, absolutely. Until it wasn’t.
Look for a job that will teach you the most, not what will earn you the most.
Work doesn’t have to be something you dread. You don’t have to force yourself to do something you hate.