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Top 10 Tips to Avoid Job Burnout

I worked for “the man” in Corporate America for over a quarter of a century both in commission-only media sales and, for a short time, in middle management.   1,419 more words

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Good Things Can Eventually Happen

I know I’ve gone quiet for the last two months, but there have been exciting things in the works that pulled my attention away from writing. 1,431 more words

Changing Careers

Yes, You CAN Launch a New Career Midlife, Pat Shows You How

For 32 years, Pat Duckworth worked in UK’s public and voluntary sector. By the time she was 50, she had an MBA and had risen to the dizzying rank of deputy director in the Senior Civil Service. 262 more words


The Journey (Part II)

This is a two-part story about my journey from Med student to Marketing professional to where I am today (banking): the obstacles I’ve faced and the sacrifices I’ve had to make. 1,504 more words

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Summer in Paris

As I mentioned in my Amsterdam post, I’m going home in a few days. It will be the first time I’ve been in the UK for more than a weekend since I moved to Paris. 765 more words

The Urgency in My Leisure

Since grading my last final exams about a month ago, I’ve found myself in a peculiar situation: I’m still employed (and getting paid!) until the end of this month, but I don’t have any work to do for Tulane and haven’t yet lined up my next opportunity.  1,353 more words

Changing Careers

A Second Career in My 20s

It’s not uncommon to hear of a person who is on their second or even third career. I’ve often heard of people who are working in careers that aren’t what they studied in school. 629 more words

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