Changes are Coming! (Possibly)

Hey there, how’s it been going? I hope everyone is well. My posts lately have felt a little impersonal and rushed, but I guess life happens, eh?

Speaking of life, there might be a change coming in mine! I applied for a job this past Monday, had my first interview Tuesday, and I have my second interview today! I’m not going into specifics, but I applied at a retail store in the hopes of sticking to what I know.

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I am comfortable at the thrift store that I’m at now. I know all my co-workers and volunteers personally. I work with my friends. Heck, I even work with my mom! It’s an extremely laid back job, and I have grown extremely comfortable being there. I am NOT the kind of person who leaves my comfort zone. I don’t like change. This whole experience has already been highly stressful for me, and I don’t even know if I have the job yet!

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But here’s the thing: I need to get out of my comfort zone.

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I’ve lived my whole life inside my bubble of comfort. The craziest thing I’ve ever done was running my half marathon. I’ve known for a while now that I need to do more than just my job at the thrift store, whether it be working, volunteering, or securing an internship. Like I said, this whole process has been new to me. Even if I don’t receive the job, it has been good for me to go through the application and interview process. I know that I will learn a lot from it.

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If YOU are considering making a change in your life, I encourage you to do so! Trust me, I of all people know what it is like to want to live in my comfort zone forever. I am learning, however, that great things happen when you have the courage to step outside of it.

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