I recently had the opportunity to apply for a position in my company that would have been a pay increase. Who doesn’t want a raise?
I didn’t apply.
Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely did consider it. The idea of a bigger paycheck is always nice. But to me, the more important part was the work […]
A lot of my friends have gotten into MLM schemes lately, and it makes me sad.
What is an MLM scheme? From Wikipedia:
Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) is a marketing strategy in which the sales force is compensated not only for sales they generate, but also for the sales of the other salespeople that they recruit. This recruited […]
I’ve heard the saying “Dress for the job you want, not for the job you have” many, many times over.
And yet, I don’t really do it.
I work in a business casual office. My self-chosen uniform is black pants, dress shoes of some sort (sometimes heels, mostly flats), a knit top, and a cardigan. Not bad, […]
I have mentioned here before that I am a Federal employee in DC. I won’t go into any more discussion than that. Not that I am saying anything that would harm my position but because I believe that what I do doesn’t matter for the purposes of this blog.
But I do have to say something […]
One major change that I’m making upon my move is my method of getting to work. Currently, I walk the ten minutes to the Metro, ride the Metro downtown, then walk from the Metro to my office (less than ten more minutes). But once I move, things won’t be as convenient. I have two options […]