Posts filed under: Career

Have you ever been in a job and felt trapped? Maybe you felt like you were stuck there because you didn’t think there was anything better out there. Maybe you didn’t think you were good enough for a new position. Feelings of bitterness and hopelessness quickly follow those types of feelings. I was stuck in......
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In most jobs, the end of the year brings year-end reviews and a chance to make some more money. That means we all look forward to the February or March timeframe when those raises start to reflect on our checks. Even if you didn’t get a raise recently, chances are you may get one soon.......
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As a millennial, it’s no secret that life can be quite difficult. Rising school costs, the threat of student loan debt, and a very unpredictable job market are among your chief concerns.  So why not ask for Christmas gifts that can help ease your financial burden as you work to take control of your finances and your life? Spending time with loved ones is obviously the most important part of the holidays. However, family and friends love to get each other gifts, especially gifts that are insanely useful.  Here are the gifts that you should ask for as a millennial. And if you’re...
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Being passed over for a job opportunity can lead to some crappy feelings. I think most of us have been there. Thoughts of “What made me not good enough?” or “I really needed the extra money” inevitably pop in our minds. It. Stinks. Personally, I have quite a bit of experience in being rejected for......
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These days, in order to get ahead financially in the job market, continuously being on the lookout for opportunities outside your company is almost a necessity. If you do research and you are on the lower end of the salary average for your position, one of the best ways to raise your salary is to......
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So for about the past year or so I’ve really considered going back to school. After high school I was unfortunately a very lazy kid so school didn’t interest me much. I went straight to work and began my (now defunct) career in the restaurant industry. Now that I am in a Monday through Friday......
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