The negative stereotypes against Millennials aren’t about to go away. We’re lazy, inept at face-to-face communication, and entitled. Sure, previous generations had it hard, but they grew up in an entirely different era, one in which there were different sets of social pressures and economic climate. They didn’t have to ask questions like, “How am I… Continue reading How To Make Millennial Stereotypes Work For You
I think we work too hard. I think we stress too much. I think we’re headed in the wrong direction. We’re not enjoying life like we should. No, we’re not. When you’re stuck at your office for 50+ hours a week, how can you? I think our priorities are all screwed up. Our culture’s at… Continue reading Slowing Down And Living The Simple Life
I totally messed up at work the other day. So the other day, I got an e-mail asking me why I hadn’t hit a certain deadline. Here’s what happened while I was reading that: My heart sank, I got all sweaty, my heart started pounding, and I felt like a total loser because I just… Continue reading How To Handle Mess Ups At Work Like A Boss
Some days I feel like breaking up with my job. Big time. It’s not you…it’s me… Actually it IS you, and I need to get out of here. It’s just not working anymore. We all have those days. Days when we seriously consider jumping out the window in the coffee break room. You’re not going… Continue reading How To Fall In Love With Your Job Again
A raise is ideal, right? You’ve been working your butt off, and yea, you could use a little extra cash since everything these days just keeps getting more and more expensive. But here’s the deal… Sometimes your employer can’t afford to give you a raise. Sometimes your employer is just like you, trying to make… Continue reading 5 Things To Ask For At Work When A Raise Is Off The Table
Changing jobs can be scary, but it can also be really exciting. But making a decision like that, it’s not something you should take lightly. This is your life we’re talking about here, so you should make career moves only after you’ve taken certain things into account. Things like this… THE MONEY I tell people… Continue reading 5 Things To Consider Before Changing Jobs
June's goal: Value experiences over things. Shift your focus from things to experiences. Things can get lost, broken, or outdated, but your memories and experiences will be what shape you. Get involved in groups in your community. Don’t know where to find them? Search on Meetup.com or check in with your local library. Listen to… Continue reading New You for the New Year!!