Why do you think you want a new job?| Plus – new eBook!

job change

From time to time, we all consider making a job change. We also hear other people discussing their potential interest in making a career change. Our reasons for wanting to change jobs are varied. Here are some… Bob, who had Read More …

Don’t Work To Pay Your Bills

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It’s true what they say, about how we are better at the things we love to do. This is not to discount the reality that we often have to do what we need to do. However, doing what we need Read More …

Stop multi-tasking. It’s not a thing.

multi-tasking

Multi-tasking has long been thought to be the litmus test of how we measure the ability to be productive. Corporate America has required this enigmatic skill for decades, which is why, being the not-so-Spring-chicken that I am, I assumed that Read More …

Too busy to rest? You may want to reconsider.

“We humans have lost the wisdom of genuinely resting and relaxing. We worry too much. We don’t… Click To Tweet This week has been one of those crazy, busy ones where my to-do list was so long, I absolutely had Read More …

Do you ask for what you need? Have you devalued your self worth?

Over the weekend, I was mid-pour on a glass of Cabernet when our cat Lloyd jumped up on the counter and rubbed his face against my hand, causing me to spill wine all over said counter (he may have just Read More …

It’s the Monday after the Super Bowl, just do the best you can.

It’s Monday. The Monday after the Super Bowl no less. And it’s cold here in Nashville today. I have a to-do list with exactly 25 items on it. This is how I feel about tackling that list: There’s a 15% Read More …

7 Ways To Know If You Hate Your Job, Or Just Your Boss

As a freelancer, I spend the large majority of my work day wearing pajamas or yoga pants, and deciding for myself what hours I’ll work, when and where. Before this, I worked in the corporate world for 17 years, with normal Read More …

Who are you at work? Are you on my list?

After spending a couple of decades in Corporate America, I’ve identified that no matter what industry, and what job, there are some common personalities that almost every company has on their payroll. So, who are YOU at work? See if Read More …

Is that cubicle really all there is?

I drink organic herbal tea, red wine, I’m a coffee snob and I read books like they’re oxygen. My idea of an amazing night is inhaling a fantastic novel, a glass of Cabernet, and a roaring fire in the fireplace Read More …

Leaving the rat race – who’s with me?

Leaving the rat race… I remember being a kid, when speed limits were much lower than they are now, and road rage would have been considered socially unacceptable and ridiculously immature. People expected to have to wait in line once in Read More …