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5 Places to Look for Others Who Are Just As Passionate As You Are

on Sep 18, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose Impact Passion
At some point in the process of getting really fired up about an issue or excited about an idea, we all realize that we can’t do this work alone. Even while living out our own unique purpose, we need the support of other people!
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Why Planning Your Employee Resource Group Event As a Series is Key to Continued Success

on Sep 13, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning HR Employee Speaker
You know that moment when you’re watching a television show, and one of the characters is in mortal danger, or the two characters whom you just know have to end up together have a special moment where they just might kiss, and then there’s a commercial? Or worse, the episode ends? And you ball your hands into fists and scream at the sky, “NOOOO!” Most of us know that moment. It’s a universal tactic: If you end on a note where the audience just has to know what happens next, you’ve got them hooked for another episode. Or, in the world of your employee resource group, another meeting.
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5 Places to Start When You Are Ready to Make an Impact

on Sep 11, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose Life Impact Social Change Plan Initiative
You’re ready to start living in your purpose. You’ve identified your personal purpose statement using these Simple Steps to Make Career Decisions That Better Align With Your Values, or maybe you already felt clear and confident in what your purpose is. You’ve checked your fears and your doubts at the door. Maybe you’ve read the post, 5 Questions to Ask if You Want to Take Action But Think There is Nothing You Can Do. Either way, you’re talking the talk of a Purposeful Hustler. Now it’s time to walk the walk. Here’s where to start:
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How to Plan an Employee Resource Group Event that Keeps the Audience Engaged and Meets Your Company’s Objective

on Sep 6, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning HR Committee Speaker
The pressure is on. You’re the head of your employee resource group (ERG), or perhaps on the committee. And now it’s fallen to you to plan an event—one that captures the soul of your group, keeps people in their chairs, and maintains the company’s goals. And you realize: You don’t know where to start.
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5 Questions to Ask if You Want to Take Action But Think There is Nothing You Can Do

on Sep 4, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose Impact Social Change Initiative
Maybe you’re fed up. Maybe you’re inspired. Maybe you’re furious. Whatever it is, there is an issue that you want to take action about or something that you want to change, but it feels too big. It’s too overwhelming. There’s nothing that YOU can do about it, right? Wrong! A Purposeful Hustler overcomes these barriers and doubts to live within their purpose. These are my tips for how to do so and questions to ask yourself when you’re feeling inadequate to make the change you want to see.
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The Dos and Don’ts of Planning Your Next Employee Resource Group Event

on Aug 30, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning HR Employee Speaker
Ask any event planner, and they will tell you that their job is not easy. Even if they love it, they can surely regale you with stories of events gone wrong, of troublesome vendors, of technical mishaps, of catastrophes and disasters and cataclysms that undercut your otherwise perfect event. After all, if event planning is a career unto itself, it can’t be all that easy, can it?
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Simple Steps to Make Career Decisions That Better Align with Your Values

on Aug 28, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose Life Impact Social Change Career
If you’re at a point where you’re feeling like your career isn’t aligning with who you want to be in the world, it may be time to revisit your sense of purpose. This is something I need to do regularly to make sure I’m showing up as the best version of myself and making values-driven decisions, and it is the central theme of my new book Purposeful Hustle.
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How to Find and Book Diverse Speakers

on Aug 23, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Event Planning HR Diversity Speaker Hiring
The centerpiece of almost any special employee resource group event is the guest speaker. After all, many of the members of an employee resource group already know each other. They’ve met at work, or at previous events or meetings. They’ve heard each other’s stories, perhaps even worked directly with each other. So one of the best ways to draw in an audience is to put someone on the agenda who has a fresh perspective. Someone who shares your values or ideals or goals but whom you don’t see in the break room.
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10 Skills You Need to Live with More Purpose

on Aug 21, 2018 9:45:00 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Purpose
Living within your purpose is a discipline that requires practice, working out certain muscles, and developing certain skill sets. Here are 10 skills to focus on while pursuing a Purposeful Hustle:
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Honored to be Featured on Thrive Global!

on Jul 13, 2018 9:18:17 AM By | Deanna Singh | 0 Comments | Announcements
We are so excited to share that the Thrive Global’s platform is featuring an article Deanna wrote about Purposeful Hustle! Thrive Global is the platform that Arianna Huffington-yes, Arianna of the Huffington Post-created to end the stress and burnout epidemic by offering companies and individuals sustainable, science-based solutions to enhance well-being, performance, and purpose, and create a healthier relationship with technology.     
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