Every month I remind you of these core ideas, because, well, it bear repeating, especially in this “Go go go!” hustle culture where we’re all supposed to “make” things happen. Well. OK. If that’s your thing. But largely, I feel like action simply for action’s sake is a waste of precious time, and energy. […]
The Luck o’ the Irish in Your Job Search
“Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue . . . And the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true.” – The Wizard of Oz I got my Blarney Stone kissin’ gift of the gab on and came up with these! I hope these Job Search Limericks kick off St. Patty’s Day month with […]
Feel Free to Quote Me . . . Job Search Inspiration
How about a collection of my favorite work/career/right livelihood/follow your passion quotes? I collect quotes. I find so much inspiration in them. Hope you do, too! “Find a job you love and you will never work a day in your life!”— Confucius “Don’t let the noise of others opinions drown out your own inner voice. […]
Resolution: to Keep Up the Good Work!
Let me state the obvious: 2020 was ROUGH, and I’m betting, many of us had goals, traditional “New Year’s Resolutions” going into 2020 that just did not, could not, materialize. I for one, feel much like 2021 could be similar, at least the first few months, possibly longer. The idea of putting together another list […]
What Are You Grateful for About Your Work?
The best kind of attitude is gratitude, right? What about your job, or job search, do you feel grateful for? What are you learning, what’s been valuable for your professionally/personally through the experience? Where have you experienced kindness, support, recognition? For me, I’ll give a big shout out to supervisors I’ve had, like Darrell & Sondi […]