Wishing you and yours a wonderful 2018 from You Need Life Skills!
Couples struggle every day with whether thy should split the bills. Take a look at this situation and see if you agree that they should.
Today, Millennials need some support so I’m here to defend them.
What do you expect? And how do you deal with that disappointment?
Wanting to write and writing are not the same. I’m getting better about realising that only the work of writing matters.
Or “Why you haven’t seen content from me for the last few days”. My Letter of Love Dear Friends, I was trying to be helpful, I promise! I was trying to see how I could improve your user experience on the site by pushing the site to download faster and making your browsing more secure. I care about you! And I’ve had over 1400 attacks on the site in the past few weeks. You Need Life Skills isn’t even a month old! Why?! So, I…Continue Reading “When Things Fall Apart: I Broke The Website”
The Impact of Grandad On My LIfe In life, if you are lucky, you get to meet an angel. I called mine “Grandad”. Grandad was my mother’s father. My heartbeat. He would smuggle food onto your plate if you looked like you wanted more chicken. He would give secret handshakes with money in his palm. He would make sure that you were not only physically but also spiritually ok by praying for his family morning and night. I loved that man with all my heart. I’ve…Continue Reading “Why My Grandad Was Better Than Yours”
I didn’t get the job Yesterday I failed to get the job I applied for. That sucked. I didn’t fail in an awful and irreparable way but in a way that attacks my ego. I failed to convince a hiring manager and persons at the organization that I was the best candidate for the position. A position I honestly wanted. And I’m one of those women who only apply if I meet 100% of the criteria so I know that, on paper at least, I should…Continue Reading “Thank You For Applying, You Didn’t Get The Job”
I am a human rights lawyer. I am also a personal development blogger. Both human rights and personal development for me come from exactly the same place: a desire to leave the world a little better than I entered it. They are exactly the same thing but on different scales. What are human rights? “Human rights” concerns itself with the rights and responsibilities of human beings. I made that definition up myself. I have a whole Masters degree in International Human Rights Law. You trust…Continue Reading “Human Rights and Personal Development Are The Same Thing On Different Scales”
Who are your friends? Facebook has taught us that “friend” is anyone we know. THAT IS NOT TRUE. It is much much more than that. You are the reflection of your circle of friends. Your 5 closest friends are a clear reflection of who you are as a human. What are you reflecting? Take the Friend Quiz Every negative character trait on this list that you see in your friend is also something you may do as well. If you don’t want to…Continue Reading “Show Me Your Friends: Quiz Edition”