The Importance of a Professional Mentor and the Four Letter Word Networking

Can you tell when someone is befriending you?  I can, and it’s a great feeling.  Establishing  mentor relationships are the same way.  Matter of fact, the mentor/mentee roles often times cross the lines over into friendship.  This is a necessary relationship for everyone in any profession.  You might not have to reach out to a mentor, they may take it upon themselves to be your mentor.  You have to keep your ears and eyes open and listen out for any opportunity.  You never know what type of mentor will be able to help you progress through your career.

Often times, we can find mentors through the internet.  Your mentor doesn’t even have to know you exist, but you need to have a team of them.

It’s American Pharmacists Month, so I am talking about my pharmacy mentors.  However, I have additional mentors in the areas of Group fitness instructor, blogging, and real estate investing.   I have to mention that mentors are not just important professionally.  I, like most of you, probably have mentors for church, family, and life in general.  I can’t get enough of talking about mentors.  Nobody starts out any adventure knowing it all.  Where would we all be without a little help along the way!

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Birthdays Bring Focus

I took this past week off to celebrate my 34th birthday and to just get away from the J.O.B..  I was really blessed to spend time with my friends and family.  However, today I wanted to share a few things with you that I will be focusing on before I turn 35.

Birthdays Bring Focus

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Merry Christmas & a Blogoversary New Year

Hi PFL! Christmas week is here! I am delighted to be off from work, starting Christmas Eve to spend it with my family and friends! I hope you all have a blessed and merry holiday season.

Merry Christmas to you from the Jones Family

Rx Fitness Lady Wishing You a Merry Christmas

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One Word for 2014: BALANCE

I switched up my previously scheduled post for today because the one word resolution posts I kept reading resonated with me so strongly that I had to participate. I first read Carli’s post, then Kim’s post, which lead me over to my girl Michelle’s link up!

Those of you who are bloggers and have already posted are probably quite aware of my one word by now as I keep mentioning it in the comments.
One Word for 2014 Balance

balance – a condition in which different elements are equal or in the correct proportions.

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35 Ways to Celebrate Your Blogoversary

Hello December! This is an exciting month for PFL!

Save the Date - Rx Fitness Lady

I launched this blog the day after Christmas last year in 2012. I’ve been fortunate enough to read several blogs that have celebrated anniversaries in my short journey of blogging. After reading Kita’s anniversary post last week, I thought I’d start this month off with a list post.

35 Ways to Celebrate Your Blogoversary
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Blog Love Round 2 – #MBC is Complete

CONGRATS to all who have been hanging out with me this week for the party! The daily/individual posters, blog friend’s visits, and regular readers have all made this week a lot of fun!

I hope if you are a blogger, you enjoyed the party and completed a challenge on your blogging journey & regular readers I hope you learned something, was entertained, and found some new blogs to follow.

Welcome to the final day of the 2nd 7 Day Mini Blog Challenge Party!
Today’s Prompt  –Blog Love “Post Specific”  

Blog Love Round 2  - Rx Fitness Lady

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Birthday Bucket List Link Up – 33 Before 33

You all seemed to be very grateful for the prompts in 30 Ideas for Blog Posts When Your Mind Draws a Blank & the Accountability partner in Know Your Personnel: The Right Mix of Blog Friends & Real Friends was pretty popular as well.  This all got me to thinking that maybe I should turn this post into a link up!

Great prompt that can help hold us all accountable!  It’s something about writing something down and sharing that increases your success rate drastically!


Birthday Bucket List - Rx Fitness Lady

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Blog Love & Party Remarks

Well CONGRATULATIONS to those of you who’ve completed the challenge wether it was posting or following along with me for all 7 days! It’s DAY 7 of my first blog event: the 7 Day Mini Blog Challenge Party!  Today’s topic for bloggers participating is “List 7 Blogs to Follow & Why”.

Blog Boo Babies

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Nobody Told Me Blogging Took So Much Time

It’s DAY 6 of my first blog event: the 7 Day Mini Blog Challenge Party!  Today’s topic for bloggers participating is “What’s the 1 Thing You Wish You Had Known before Publishing Your Blog (Optional Tutorial) or Your Favorite Social Network and Why/Tips”.   I chose the first topic. Continue reading

It’s My SITS DAY…PAR-TAY Over Here

Excuse me while I briefly interrupt this Mini Blog Challenge Party that I’m hosting!

PFL Mimi Blog Challenge

After I had already nervously scheduled this PAR-TAY (my first blog event hosting), I got a super exciting e-mail telling me I would have another PAR-TAY today.

It’s My SITS Day! Translation – All the fabulous ladies that are an active part of the SITS community will be special guest over here today! Yay & Welcome!

To top it off, I just got back from SITS Bloggy Boot Camp in Charlotte (tune in for all that jazz Monday)!

If you are a female blogger or have an interest in blogging, it is definitely the place to be! I encourage you to  visit the SITS Girls.

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