Kaitlyn Luckow

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Democratic Candidates 2020: Proposed and Past Policies

Looking at the past policy history and current policy proposals of Democratic candidates for the 2020 election.

I have taken the current top 6 democratic nominees: Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Beto O’Rourke, and Pete Buttigieg.

I researched their political backgrounds and proposals for the future for weeks on 7 key issues that are important to American voters: women’s rights, environment, immigration, race & justice, gun control, healthcare, and international relations.

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Cover Letter Tips & Template

Cover letters are terrifying because you’re giving one document the power to determine your future and in that document, you have to tell your whole life story. No pressure.

Honestly though, it’s okay. You’ve got this. Here are some tips that you should consider when writing your cover letters.

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Public Speaking Tips: Get Rid of Your Nerves and Master Your Stage

After years of teaching, doing presentations, and making speeches, I’ve discovered ways to not only be comfortable with public speaking, but to actually enjoy doing it.

I wanted to share with you some tricks that have worked for me and have helped me calm my nerves and boost my confidence in order to master my stage and engage my audience.

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Girl, It’s Okay To Be Dirty: A Look At Toxic Self-Help

Self-Help has been taking over our media: from Instagram to books, messages of self-help and a “can-do” attitude are everywhere.


I recently sat down to finally read Girl Wash Your Face by motivational speaker, Rachel Hollis (I know, I’m probably the last person to read it). 


I was looking forward to some real talk and honest messages about increasing your self-love. However, what I found was a book full of toxic self-help messages—messages that I sadly see all of the time. 
 

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Why You Should Book A Photoshoot For Yourself

Many people don’t think of hiring a professional photographer to take their portraits unless they have a “reason” to do so. This reason may be an engagement, headshots, senior photos, etc., but the only reason that you need to do it is because you WANT to do it.

And even if you don’t necessarily want to do it right now, I’m going to tell you today why you SHOULD book a portrait session for yourself in order to celebrate yourself, feel empowered, and tell your story.

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How To Write An Effective About Me Page

I’ve talked to so many business owners and creatives who have no trouble making a website, but once it comes to having to write an “About Me” page, they freeze.

And I TOTALLY get it. Trust me, it’s such an odd (and sometimes awkward) thing to do. 

It seems to strange to have to reduce our entire life-story into just a few paragraphs on a page. But, I want to walk you through how to create one in the most painless way possible.

Not only will this make your “About Page” easier to write, but it will also help you land more potential clients and followers of your work.

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How To Fall In Love With Your Work

Sometimes as creative business owners, we can become our own worst critic. We can look at our writing and think that it’s terrible and that no one should read it. But I assure you, that is not the case. We are our own worst enemy.

For this month of love, I wanted to make sure that you spread some love your way and take some steps not to let self-doubt get in the way of your creative process and business.

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