Work. Work. Work. Social And Remote Changes To Reopen…

Society has changed since the Pandemic and so has work. With the world-wind of changes as society continues to evolve, many are left struggling to catch-up. So How Do You Survive? So how do you survive? Here are a few ways that SHRM encouraged organizations to update and/or create policies that address the new norm at work. If and how the organization will conduct temperature … Continue reading Work. Work. Work. Social And Remote Changes To Reopen…

Just Snoozing…

Photo by Acharaporn Kamornboonyarush on Pexels.com Click the snooze button and you chill for a bit. Click the off button and you’re in for big trouble. That’s how it is with your life goals. You can snooze for a bit to recoup, take a break, breathe. But if you stop…then you get stuck and nothing happens. Be encouraged, things could be worse. So today, start … Continue reading Just Snoozing…

Shucks! I Ran The Red Light…

I ran the red light. It’s peak hour. Early morning. Light’s green. Bottle-neck. Car turns slowly. Suddenly, driver comes out of nowhere and cuts me off. Oh, I’m going to be late. Late for meeting. Late for work. Disappointed. Angry. GreenLight changes. Turns orange. About to turn red. Late for work. Unnecessary delays. I hastened to not let that light catch me. But then it … Continue reading Shucks! I Ran The Red Light…

Job And Career: Is There A Difference?

  What is the difference between a job and a career? Is there a difference and if so, what is it? Are you looking for a job, career, or a calling? What is your goal? Here are a few definitions to guide your evaluation. Work Work is defined as activity involving mental or physical effort done in order to achieve a purpose or result. Job A … Continue reading Job And Career: Is There A Difference?

13 Success Tips For New Graduates As They Step Off A College Campus And Land Their First Job…

Success is no accident Aren’t we all thrilled when we get that job that we applied and was selected for? Sure we are and so was my daughter! But in order to be successful there are a few things to bear in mind especially when the going gets tough. Here I share advice I gave her as she plunged into the workforce as she makes … Continue reading 13 Success Tips For New Graduates As They Step Off A College Campus And Land Their First Job…

Career: The 7 Signs That Tells You When To Look For New Opportunities…

We have all been there. Times when we feel we are at a crossroad and don’t know whether to stay with the company, or whether to go. It’s not an easy road. Certainly a time for deep reflection and analysis. But it can be done using helpful strategies. 7 Signs That Tells You When To Look for New Opportunities Extracted from theMuse, here are my … Continue reading Career: The 7 Signs That Tells You When To Look For New Opportunities…

8 Traits of Toxic People…

Never tolerate a toxic person in your organization.~Peter Diamandis Toxic  is a strong word which means pertaining to, affected with, or caused by a toxin, or poison. That is the meaning attributed to the word. Sad when it is used to describe an individual’s behavior. But truth be told, there are many who act like Radiant toxins that poison our careers, dreams, goals, and aspirations. Year in … Continue reading 8 Traits of Toxic People…

When Time Stands Still: Move…

It’s Definitely a Tough Blow to be Fired A colleague received a call that her mom had to undergo emergency surgery due to an injury. By the time she got to the hospital, the leg had to be removed. Naturally, this was a Shock as her life was immediately turned upside down. She had no choice but to voluntarily resign from her position to be by … Continue reading When Time Stands Still: Move…

15 Ways To Ask For a Raise…

No, don’t do it by email. George approached his manager asking for a raise. Said he had been with the company for years and was in dire need, unable to meet his personal expenses.  He just had a child and threatened that he would resign if it was received. Sounds familiar? At times many find themselves searching for that Loophole to earn extra cash to supplement … Continue reading 15 Ways To Ask For a Raise…

Job Loss: When Everything Stops…

When he was fired he not only lost his job, he lost his mind. The quoted statement is so true of many who have suffered job loss. Society’s perils and pleasure encourages many to link the meaning of life as the very grain of their existence. Too often it is indeed so. Jobs provide a means of livelihood. At the lower level, some provide the … Continue reading Job Loss: When Everything Stops…