Essay Contest: Why You Love Your Career

Doulas of Denver is ecstatic to be hosting an essay contest to showcase your stories about your career, why you love it and what it is you love most about your career. Share your 500-2,000 word essay with all the details! Share with us your experience and feelings about your professional journey. Professional challenges, work-life balance insight, opportunities, leadership experiences, travel and any other important details that you want to share about your career are encouraged to be shared. And as if it even needs to be said, yes, being a stay at home mom is a career, too! Essay submissions will be received until March 30, and the winner of the essay contest will be announced on April 15th (tax day, yay!). The winning submission will receive a $50 gift card to Hillstone to enjoy a delicious dinner, because you deserve it, and a blog post featuring the post. Include a photo with your submission.

Email your essay to and with the subject line "Career Essay Contest".

We thank you in advance for your vulnerability and the important work you do in this world and we look forward to reading your stories!

Prerequisites for essay submissions include: Denver or surrounding area resident, permission to share your essay and photo on social media and our website, sharing the link to our Facebook post describing our contest, "liking" the Doulas of Denver Facebook page

Ideal submissions include: truth, creativity, honesty, vulnerability, humor, trust, compassion, encouragement, disappointment, love, any combination or none of the above

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