Author Archives: msppjen

About msppjen

I am a student in the online Master of Arts in Organizational Psychology program at MSPP. My interests include languages, baking vegan goodies, and exploring new places near and far.

Assumptions

Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about assumptions. As psychologists, we always have to be aware of our assumptions.  No matter what kind of psychology you practice, you have to be aware of your assumptions about your clients, the world, … Continue reading

Posted in Organizational Psychology & Leadership, Personal Growth

Jen’s 2012 Wrap Up

2012 has been a busy year for me.  I started the year off on vacation in Ohio with close friends.  After that, it was back to the grindstone.  In the spring, I started to think about going back to school, … Continue reading

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I Interrupt Your Regularly Scheduled Blog-Reading…

To bring you this important announcement… Self-care is extremely important! We all have to take a break and have a laugh every once in a while. Getting in some physical activity and listening to music are also good ways to … Continue reading

Connections

This past Saturday, I went to MSPP for the first time ever. I know, I know… I am an MSPP student, I live in Newton, what’s the deal? Well, with a busy work schedule and demanding classes, I never seemed … Continue reading

Posted in Online Education, Organizational Psychology & Leadership

Not Yes

You guys, I think the secret is out. Busy people get things done. Who knew? Apparently lots of people, even in Franklin’s time. This is what keeps us busy people so busy. Right now, I may be the busiest I … Continue reading

Posted in Organizational Psychology & Leadership, Personal Growth

Thanksgiving, Grad School Style

Wow, that title alone has put Gangnam Style in my head… Do I sense a parody video?! One of my friends has recently begun to call me SN, for Super Nerd. This is not strictly based on my enrollment in … Continue reading

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Making the Time

Saturday morning, the alarm went off early. Crazy early. Still dark early. 4am early. As I dragged myself out of bed and got ready for the day, I asked myself why. I was tired and grumpy and needed coffee in a bad … Continue reading

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My Path to MSPP

Hello, readers! My name is Jen and I will be posting here on the MSPP blog. I wanted to take a few moments to introduce myself and share how I found my way to MSPP. I am a student in … Continue reading

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