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My Leap of Faith

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A year ago I decided to take a leap of faith and do something about my life. I wanted a change. I was ready to move forward with my career. Unfortunately, there weren't many PR positions available with the state of the economy.

I started applying to jobs within the company where I was working and elsewhere. I struggled just to get my application in to most places. It seemed impossible to get my foot in the door anywhere.

I decided to apply to an agency in town. After waiting a week for a response, I decided to take my portfolio to the office and handed it to an employee, a friend recommended I speak with. I could only hope that someone would take a chance and look at it.

 I returned home that evening and prayed about it. The next day I received a rejection letter. Feeling slightly defeated I decided to pick up my portfolio.

It was my day off and I considered dressing in jeans and a t-shirt. Luckily, I was smart enough to wear a suit. I walked into the office and was told that the…