lifewithmitty said: Are scout pets a thing?

roverscoutproblems:

10 minutes ago, I would’ve said ‘Huh?’

Now, probably ‘Yeah…’

They’re not really in my corner of the world, but then I’m not allowed a pet. My landlord wouldn’t like that.Not that I don’t seem to have a dozen ducks, a feral cat, some ibises, and a magpie in a gum tree.

Do you have a Scout Pet?

Do these count?  I have a whole family of scouts and these are our cats.

remainblessed:

Personal development will get you what you really want in life and leave you happy. 
My Personal Development

remainblessed:

Personal development will get you what you really want in life and leave you happy. 

My Personal Development

world-shaker:

[leaves this here and backs away]

world-shaker:

[leaves this here and backs away]

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We fight, get beaten, rise, and fight again.
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mitascout:

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams" Eleanor Roosevelt.

mitascout:

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams" Eleanor Roosevelt.

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Confidence isn’t walking into a room with your nose in the air, and thinking you are better than everyone else, it’s walking into a room and not having to compare yourself to anyone else in the first place.

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Keeping this in my head- all the time, everytime.

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We see incredibly young people raising astonishing amounts of money.

 Edward Norton

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Women with established businesses ranked their happiness nearly three times as high as women who are not entrepreneurs.
Why Women Entrepreneurs Are Happier Than Male Entrepreneurs (via fastcompany)

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Those people who say it can’t be done, should get out of the way of those people doing it.
8 Women Entrepreneurs Share How They Conquered Their Biggest Roadblocks (via fastcompany)

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fastcompany:

Careful listening, collaboration, asking good questions—these “soft skills” aren’t always taught in school.
Today’s college graduates need every skill-related edge they can get when it comes to applying for and landing a full-time job.
Numerous surveys and reports indicate that recent U.S. college graduates face a wildly competitive job market along with astronomical student loan debt. More than 40% of recent graduates are underemployed and 16% are working part-time jobs, according to Accenture’s 2013 College Graduate Employment Survey.
One employer survey, conducted by staffing company Adecco, indicates that 44% of responding companies cited “soft skills, such as communication, critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration” as the area with “the biggest gap.”
Additionally, a Talent Shortage Survey from ManpowerGroup discovered that nearly one in five employers worldwide is unable to fill positions because they can’t find people with soft skills.
So what are these soft skills—and other critical workplace skills—that are necessary to join today’s collaborative, fast-moving, real-time workforce? Here are five:
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fastcompany:

Careful listening, collaboration, asking good questions—these “soft skills” aren’t always taught in school.

Today’s college graduates need every skill-related edge they can get when it comes to applying for and landing a full-time job.

Numerous surveys and reports indicate that recent U.S. college graduates face a wildly competitive job market along with astronomical student loan debt. More than 40% of recent graduates are underemployed and 16% are working part-time jobs, according to Accenture’s 2013 College Graduate Employment Survey.

One employer survey, conducted by staffing company Adecco, indicates that 44% of responding companies cited “soft skills, such as communication, critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration” as the area with “the biggest gap.”

Additionally, a Talent Shortage Survey from ManpowerGroup discovered that nearly one in five employers worldwide is unable to fill positions because they can’t find people with soft skills.

So what are these soft skills—and other critical workplace skills—that are necessary to join today’s collaborative, fast-moving, real-time workforce? Here are five:

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