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MAKE IT WORK: HOT JOBS THIS WEEK (5.8.17)

Networking and events play an important part in our continued professional development but it's important not to forget the value of doing work that we love. Powered by Indeed, the MFL Jobs Board will feature Texas-based jobs at every experience level and covering different industries. MFL members will receive featured hot listings first in our weekly "For Members Only" newsletter. Employers and brands can post their current listings for FREE. For Featured Listings or to be include your listing in our weekly [...]

MAKE IT WORK: This Week’s Hot Jobs (5.1.17)

Networking and events play an important part in our continued professional development but it's important not to forget the value of doing work that we love. Powered by Indeed, the MFL Jobs Board will feature Texas-based jobs at every experience level and covering different industries. MFL members will receive featured hot listings first in our weekly "For Members Only" newsletter. Employers and brands can post their current listings for FREE. For Featured Listings or to be include your listing in our weekly [...]

The Importance of Not Settling

When the news hit that George Clooney got married, you would have thought that the world was ending. I remember getting a panicked call from a girlfriend of mine asking, "Did you hear the horrible news!!!???" I legitimately thought something had happened to her or her family. "George Clooney got married. And she's not even all that cute." Not cute? Yeah ok. #ByeFelicia I'm being a little hard on my friend, who's name isn't Felicia lol. It was sort of [...]

Countdown To 2016: Why Success Is Overrated

Have you ever seen a piece of cake (or steak for meat lovers) and imagined how good that first bite would be only to be completely shocked and disappointed that the first taste didn't measure up to your expectations? Or maybe you met someone online and your offline expectations weren't met? Ok just me huh lol? When I was a little girl, I had a very clear vision of what success would look like thanks to my parents, awesome teachers and mentors; [...]

Where You And Your Brand Are Today

I'm not ashamed to admit that I am a dreamer; that I like to fantasize about the possibilities and the "what ifs." I think dreaming is a huge part of the creative process for me. I am always looking to explore and try new things; discovery is truly like breathing for me. I often encourage others to dream too. In fact, I tell them to dream big, that the sky is NOT ever a limit. And I still believe all [...]

Don’t Confuse Excellence with Perfection

Reverend Gerald Britt, Jr. My Passion: Vice-President of Public Policy & Workforce Development, CitySquare  My Advice: Don't confuse excellence with perfection. The latter is unachievable; the former can be infused into whatever you are doing, everyday. Use your passion to become a lifelong learner. I preached my first sermon when I was 18 years old, and 40 years later, that is my master passion. At that point, I wanted to become the pastor of my own church, and though it [...]