It was about 7 years ago that I landed my dream job.
I had just moved away from home, to a new state, to start my brand new, big girl career as a Retail Analyst at one of the largest retailers in the world!
I was really thrilled about my new career because I had worked so hard for this in school and I absolutely could not wait to get started.
I was determined to be the best analyst they had ever seen, to climb the corporate career ladder, make a ton of money, and be super happy in my life.
That was my dream!
But what ended up happening… didn’t exactly go according to my plan.
Once I began my new job, I slowly started to discover that I wasn’t good at it.
It involved a lot more work with numbers than I had anticipated and this was definitely a weak point of mine. I’ve never been good at math or numbers for my whole life!
And so I watched as my peers were catching on to the work...