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What did I just say?

You know when you’re about to say something you’ll regret and you stop just in time?

I don’t.

My life is a constant reminder of how many chances I had to keep my mouth shut and how I wasted every one of them. 371 more words


24th September 2016

Crazy stuff has happened. I got a job and quit a job. The same job.

My boss was an absolute nightmare. I was treated as a glorified receptionist, he spoke down to me, talked over me, was rude, and my opinion just wasn’t valued as much as it should have been. 135 more words

Journal Entries

Embracing the Unknown

I thought this would be a good excuse for a trio of posts with “unknown” in the title … because increasingly these days in the world it seems to be a contrast between an (induced?) fear of the unknown and embracing the challenges of the unknown. 219 more words


Job Hunting Experience and Advice

Job Marketability

We see and hear this term “job marketability” a lot.  What does it mean?  Simply put, it means job skills.  How do your skills stack up with current industry trends in your respective industry?   2,450 more words

Job Hunting

Time for a Resume Refresh

When was the last time you dusted off your resume? I’m guessing when you last applied for a job. It’s true for me too. I coach people in developing a marketable resume and when I last looked at mine I was a bit embarrassed! 500 more words


How to Keep Going: Jack Ma and Perserverance

Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.

I had been applying to jobs for what feels like years.

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When Things Don't Go According to the Plan (Personal Life Edition)

It’s been a while since I’ve had the opportunity to sit down and type anything. This past month has just been so busy with getting our daughter ready for Pre-K, doctor/dentist appointments, and the job hunt. 1,598 more words