How To Turn Your Job Into A Career

Some of you might have read the title of this post and thought, “Isn’t a job the same thing as a career?” If this thought went through your mind, respectfully, your assumption is incorrect. A job is a wage; a job provides money to pay the bills. A career is a path; a career is your growth into a professional…. Read more →

Motivational Monday: No Room For Excuses

Excuses change nothing, but make everyone feel better. – Mason Cooley To kick off this week, we look to a source of motivation from Mason Cooley. We bring into question the notion of an excuse. What is an excuse? An excuse is reasoning for some wrongdoing or shortcoming. We look to excuses when we find ourselves faced with the question… Read more →

How Your Reactions Affect Your Mood

Throughout our days, we’re influenced by a variety of stimuli from a multitude of happenings. When you’re walking to class in the morning and you spill coffee on your shirt, do you fill with anger, or choose to laugh it off? When you’re driving to work and a bad driver cuts you off, how do you react? In the split… Read more →

Monday Motivation: Are You Cheating Yourself?

“Do, or do not. There is no ‘try’.” – Yoda Today’s motivation comes from Yoda. This foolproof, to-the-point quote illustrates the meaning of hard work. Without it, we fail to justify our attempts. With hard work, we are actively doing and striving for success. Very simply, Yoda states, “There is no ‘try’.” In other words, to put in half of… Read more →

Plaza College Is Joining The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk 2014!

About 1 in every 8 women will developed invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. Did you know that 1 of every 2 women newly diagnosed with breast cancer reaches out to the American Cancer Society for help and support? For another year in the books, Plaza College will proudly be participating in the Making Strides Against Breast… Read more →