During National Small Business Week, I joined “The U.S. Economic Outlook and its Impact on Small Businesses” webinar. I learned that the Economist predict a mini-recession in 2018. They don’t predict it to be as bad as the recession in 2007. Here are 3 quick tips to prepare […]
We’ve all been fooled by the question, “What was your previous salary”, on job applications. Which has led us to believe that as long as we are making money, we are doing good? Yet, underemployment also means that you are not living up to your full potential at […]
Once you are laid off you will get all kinds of advice. Some of it will be helpful to you and some of it will not. Always remember that same as the advice I’m about to give you, advice if based off of personal experiences. You just have […]
I’m starting to get more of an influx of people who are asking to work for and with my business. I believe the larger influx is because of an article my company was featured in. While I’m excited that my company is getting exposure, I’m not excited at all […]
There are so many ways to say goodbye, but there are some clear ways that will have you leaving in style. This simple goodbye email template is just too good to ignore. Here are 3 things to include in your Goodbye email: Something great about the company If […]
The entire point of having a career is so that you can constantly advance yourself. You should never assume in any point of your career that you are done. Also when we focus on things that we are great at in our down time, it prepares us for any storms ahead.
For years we’ve normalized what I like to call “work torture”. That simply means, sitting at a place you hate everyday because you have “bills to pay.” The go to advice people give others when they hate their job is; “hang in there”, “we’re in the same boat, welcome to the club.”
It’s time to leave your job and you know that. You’ve seen all the signs, but you needed me to write this article to confirm it. So here we go.
During the course of my career I was laid off once. It was the best thing to ever happen in my career. Simply because it woke me up! I was oblivious to the things that were going on around me. I had gotten to a point in my career where I was comfortable and even a little vain.
Showing up to work everyday is just not enough to get you employee of the year. Or employee of the day for that matter. It’s great that you rolled out of bed and figured you’d do some “Adulting” today. I applaud you for your efforts. However, you […]