Posts by Alyson Nemeth

Alyson is a 28-year-old reader, writer, volunteer, and lover of animals. With a background in educational research and social work, she hopes to change the world one step at a time.  For more of Alyson vist her blog, Ally’s Place, or email her at nemeth.alysonn@gmail.com.

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Strength in Times of Doubt: 11 Tips for Tough Times

“We may not have it all together, but together we have it all.” ~Unknown

There is no question that we are living in a time of doubt, fear, uncertainty, and economic frustration. Only recently have I experienced this doubt on a gut level, the kind that can punch hard and make you sick.

I am writing because I want this to change, but also because I know other people are dealing with this same thing.

After spending nine years in school, four degrees later, I found myself unemployed and overqualified. My passion for social work and education loomed far in …