Hello everyone I am a new poster here, I have been checking AoM religiously for a while now, and this seems to be the place where I can get help with my current situation.I am 27 years old, I studied…Continue
"Hey there man, thanks for your advice, I will make sure to keeo you all updated, specially as courses start next week, I´m excited!
So, about the career advice, I will tell you how things went for me, take in account that I am in Mexico, the…"
"Well, money comes and goes and you'll never know if you don't try, so I'd say, go for it, especially seeing that it is something you're passionate about. Fear can be pretty tricky and confusing; it can make you feel guilty if you…"
"Since your family is pitching in and all your priorities are covered, I'd say go for it. Major life decisions don't always come easy, but you should follow your passions.
On a different note, I'll be off to college soon, and I'm…"
"Well, thank you all for your comments. It´s been great to go through em and get myself focusing back on the situation, I am going to do something I always wanted with the full support of my family.
It is going to be hard work but I…"
I firmly believe that doing something that doesn't scare you isn't worth doing. I mean, if you are not pushing yourself, testing your limits, then you're just sitting still, right? Embrace the fear and go for it.
"the thing is that here in Mexico there no contemporary norm, people are pretty much institutionalized. Most of them work for the same 1 or 2 companies for the rest of their lives and that´s it. And especially when it´s a family business,…"
"If your family is supporting you and you're still able to pull your share of weight in the business, taking care of your family's food, shelter and other needs and you're still finding the time to pursue your passion, then…"
"I don't know how things are working in contemporary urban Mexico, but here in the US, what you're doing is fairly typical.
The present conventional wisdom is you'll have 7 careers in your life. Also, the career you end in may not…"
Hello everyone I am a new poster here, I have been checking AoM religiously for a while now, and this seems to be the place where I can get help with my current situation.I am 27 years old, I studied business administration and a couple of finance post grad courses, worked in different industries for a while and then setup my family business, medical related, which is doing OK, we’ve been on this ship for a year and a half.Our business is not something I’m passionate about, and for the last…See More
"I agree that there is a tendency amongst feminists to criticize women who make 'traditional' choices in family and career. This view denies the will of the woman to choose for herself, and prejudicially believes that a…"
"Just because homosexuality is being discussed or prayer isn't allowed in schools doesn't mean that Christian identity is being eroded.
Having a stranglehold on the laws and customs of a nation does not constitute our identity as…"
Are we failing at spreading the Word?One of the things I believe to be happening is a very small but very vocal minority is changing the way the country (USA) thinks and acts.What might be considered as biblically right is in flux and the backbone of who we were is being shifted, curved and warped into some distorted image of our former self. "In God we Trust", is printed on our money, “ Do you swear to tell the truth…"(hand on the Bible), homosexuality is being discussed in the Boy Scouts, no…See More