There will be those days when you look at your blog, and with a quickness, you shut that tab DOWN. You walk away from your computer, look at it sideways, and find recluse in whatever distracting task you can possibly get your hands on as quick as possible. Yes, you’ve set goals. Yes, you […]
Back in the day, people kept their side hustle a secret. In fact, the word “hustle” seemed to be a bad word that was reserved for select groups of people (usually with a negative connotation). Now, everyone has a side gig. Hustling has become the new black. No doubt, the effed up economy had something […]
Most people (myself included) got the message in elementary school that making mistakes is a bad thing. We were taught to memorize facts and figures, and that only bad things come out of making mistakes (bad grades, failure in life, ect). But this wasn’t always the case. In fact, during our formative years, our parents […]
The list of complaints about Generation Y is miles long. We are lazy. We’re entitled brats who don’t know what it means to work hard for a buck. We’re whiny. We’ve heard it all before. But we know the truth. What they don’t know is that more than anything we want to look like […]
A few days ago, I was blog surfing when I stumbled across a post that made me do some thinking out loud. The majority of this person’s post was about changing job descriptions in the work place. The author expressed his sentiment that sometimes your job can include more tasks than the job description outlined, […]
Recently I reached out to an established writer for some advice. I wanted to talk to this person about my love for feature writing. But the talk never went that way. Instead this person spent a chunk of time tossing ideas at me; and not in a good way. I left our chat feeling a […]
So what did I do until I became a full-time wage slave? Not nearly as much as I should have. Sure, I worked a lot of odd jobs (telemarketer, waitress, temp), but I was not as constructive with my free time as I could have been.