Fatimah S Baeshen with AuthenticFi
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I don’t know much about the medical field, but I am familiar with the symbol ‘Rx’ for prescriptions. Rx also stands for “Reaction.” Now, that is a word I know well, mostly from my own daily retorts to life, people, and circumstances. Thankfully, with…

Many of us remember the 2004 classic, “The Garden State.” I actually forget the story line, but acutely recall one song from the movie’s soundtrack — “Let Go” by Frou Frou. To this day, the melody graces most of my play lists — not for its accolades but for its…

Since my 20s, I heard repeatedly that balance is pivotal to living a peaceful existence. But, I didn’t quite understand what living a balanced life meant…until I realized, I was off kilter, which is why I didn’t get it — make sense? Billy…

Fear is a son of gun! Whether consciously or subconsciously; a majority of decisions we make on a daily basis are rooted in this invisible yet powerful emotion. Don’t get me wrong, fear is normal. Because fear, at its core, is not only…

Everybody talks about how enlightening your 40s are — and they are! PSA: it’s also when your body informs you can’t necessarily do all the things you used to jump up and do without prepping. Well, you can, but not without consequence…

Many of…

As the world starts to reopen (albeit with trepidation in some areas more than others); travel (re)beckons. I’ve always been a huge fan of traveling — you name it, I’m down. Road trips, air travel, train ride— let’s do it! Traveling is a means to not only…

Lesson #21: Don’t mistake status for success. You will have to figure out what success means to you. Then be willing to hustle for it.

Lesson #23: Lose yourself to find yourself — try your hand at many things, especially earlier in life and career, so you can sense what you are passionate about — then pursue it unapologetically.

Ultimately, experience is what makes you.

It’s no secret that success and passion go hand-in-hand. Decades worth of wisdom in that terse declarative. Ok, that’s all folks…..ha — if only! The reality is two of the toughest lessons I learned far later in life than necessary were around defining success and…

Fatimah S Baeshen with AuthenticFi

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