Event Recap: Turn Adversity into Your Superpowers

Fayruz Benyousef’s first taste of adversity started when she was eight. Born in Tripoli, Libya, she moved to the US with her parents so they could attend graduate school when her father was diagnosed with leukemia. Living in a foreign country, facing complicated emotions surrounding her father’s illness, and trying to fit in among her peers, Fayruz internalized a message:…

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4 Easy Ways to De-Stress and Live a More Balanced Life

Though it’s fulfilling and fun, freelancing often doesn’t leave much time for relaxation. As a result, many of us are overworked and stressed to the max. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are many easy ways to de-stress that don’t require a complete overhaul of the way we work and live. Here are a few great places…

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How to Fit Exercise into the Busy Freelance Life

How do you fit exercise into your already overwhelming schedule? Stop viewing it like another thing to check off your to-do list. I’m not a gym bunny or training for my next marathon. You won’t see me shopping at Lululemon or cycling down Shoal Creek in my Tour de France gear. I read lots of books. I wear glasses. I…

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