How do you deal with life's hardships and still maintain a level of professionalism? Find articles on hat and other key issues on today's Trending Thursday 2.0 post.
Figure out what three things are important to you and how those three can connect to the rest of your life. Let that push you day by day.
Technology is great, right? It allows us to connect with anyone anywhere at any time of the day. Think about what it must've been like 200 years ago when you wanted to reach out to your parents while you were away at college or had just moved up to New York to chase your big … Continue reading The Sword With Two Edges
I know myself. I know where I am in life. I know what I want right now. And I know how much time I want to invest in my career. Right now, I don't want to invest 60+ hours a week in my job. So I wouldn't apply for a position that requires that, no … Continue reading Know What You’re Ready For
I just got a new iPhone and you know what I transferred over? Nothing. No texts, no e-mail accounts, no contacts, no photos (outside of my iCloud shared groups), no apps, no nothing. What I did do was keep my old iPhone and, as folks reach out to me or as I need to reach … Continue reading Cutting It All Off
Work hard. Work your hardest. You are leasing your time to a company/organization, so make sure that they're getting quality work out of you. But draw a line. You have to have a work-life balance. If you are on vacation, leave your work computer at home. After a certain hour of night, stop checking emails. … Continue reading Draw Boundaries NOW
Last week was a long week for me at work, as well as outside of. I had a ton on my plate and because I'm fairly new here, I realize that developing a reputation as a hard worker is critical to my ability to succeed. But do you know what I also realize? Boundaries must be … Continue reading It’s Not Worth Your Sanity