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Alexis Grant


Alexis Grant is managing editor of Brazen Life. After working as a staff reporter at the Houston Chronicle and covering careers at U.S. News & World Report, she's now building her own business. She creates guides and courses that help go-getters achieve their big dreams, and works with small businesses on social media and blogging. Alexis is also managing editor of The Write Life. Check out her blog, The Traveling Writer, or follow her on Twitter, @alexisgrant.

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Here’s What’s Really Holding You Back From Your Dream Career

By | 1 Comment | February 18, 2014

If you’re struggling to achieve your goals, the problem may not be your motivation; it might be your choices. Here’s how to grow your career on your own terms. Read »

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The 2 Most Common Mistakes Guest Bloggers Make When Submitting to Brazen Life

By | 2 Comments | August 19, 2013

Here are the two most common mistakes we see writers make when submitting posts to Brazen Life. Avoid these, and your posts will wow both your editor and your readers. Read »

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How Coding Bootcamps Can Help You Double Your Salary

By | 6 Comments | April 15, 2013

Some recent graduates are adding coding to their skill set by attending short-term development bootcamps — and landing big-paying jobs as a result. Read »


Daring Advice on Jobs and Life from 20-Somethings: Brazen’s New Ebook

By | 2 Comments | April 15, 2013

If you’ve been inspired by the ideas and advice on this blog, you won’t want to miss this. Read »

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Coming Soon: Brazen’s New Ebook Full of Daring Job Advice

By | No Comments | April 5, 2013

If you’ve been inspired by the ideas and advice on this blog, you won’t want to miss this. Read »

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Brazen Life’s New, Better Comment System

By | 3 Comments | March 4, 2013

Didn’t like our Facebook comment system? We heard you! Because of your feedback, we’re now using DISQUS instead. Read »

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Brazen Life Now Features Advice for Recruiters

By | No Comments | February 19, 2013

Calling all recruiters and HR professionals! We want to be your go-to resource on industry trends, practical advice, lessons learned and more. Read »

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Interns: Grow Your Network at InternMatch’s Networking Event

By | No Comments | February 15, 2013

Want to meet new people and learn some tips for getting your foot in the door at your dream company? Read »

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Is It Possible to Work Through College to Avoid Drowning in Loans?

By | 7 Comments | February 11, 2013

It’s not easy to pull off good grades while earning bucks on the side. And as the cost of education increases, the money college kids earn simply doesn’t go as far. Read »

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8 Tips for Launching Your Side Hustle Like a Rock Star

By | 13 Comments | January 10, 2013

Starting your business while maintaining your day job makes sense for a lot of reasons, and these tips will help you be successful from the beginning. Read »

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Spotlight Where You’re Going in Your Career, Not Where You’ve Been

By | 16 Comments | December 17, 2012

If there’s one mistake job seekers and ambitious professionals make while working toward the next step in their career, this is it. Read »

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Do You Work More or Less Than People Around the World?

By | 3 Comments | November 28, 2012

Think you work a lot of hours? This infographic from BOLT insurance shows how your work hours compare to those of workers around the world. Read »

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Are you a Sales Rock Star? Come Work for Brazen!

By | 1 Comment | November 28, 2012

If the idea of working for a fast-paced, fast-growing and innovative company sounds appealing, stop by our Brazen Sales Digital Open House. Read »

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To Find a Great Mentor, Become the Ideal Apprentice

By | No Comments | November 14, 2012

How can you develop a relationship with someone who’s willing to give you quality advice? Tim Ferris says the answer is becoming an ideal apprentice. Read »